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Organizational Learning is Fundamental for Growth

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Successful networks are more process oriented in their management, rather than deeply rooted in hierarchical bureaucracies. They also focus on value creation for members and their beneficiaries, rather than succumbing to self-defeating competition, both internally and across organizational boundaries. It’s important to note that CSO Networks are made up of diverse membership that comes with […]

Human Rights Defenders trained in Security Management

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Soleterre-strategie di pace ONLUS in partnership with Defend-Defenders undertook a training on risk assessment and security management for Ugandan Human rights defenders from 3rd – 7th April 2017 in Arua District at Desert Breeze Hotel. The training that was attended by 32 Human rights defenders aimed at providing participants with the capacity to professionally assess […]

Achieving SDGs! A dream for Kalangala?

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Citizens in Kalangala have expressed concern that achieving the Sustainable Development Goals is far from near because of what they called “breakdown” in service delivery. Citizens expressed discontent over the breakdown, stressing that accessing services from government facilities remains a nightmare. Citizens argued that government has only enabled the rich to get richer while the […]

CSOs, Academia and Private Sector call for Regulation of the Economy

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On 22nd March 2017, Uganda National NGO Forum (UNNGOF), in Partnership with the Centre for Basic Research (CBR) organized a National Level scenario building Session on the state of the Economy. This was attended by Academia, Private Sector, CSOs and Students of Economics and Sociology. The main objective of the session was to analyze the […]

UNNGOF Launches Key Reports

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On 23rd March 2016, Uganda National NGO Forum launched 3 key reports to a gathering of over 300 CSOs at Royal Suites Hotel Bugolobi. These three reports will be a huge resource to the civil sector and various other stakeholders at large. THE 2015 CSO SUSTAINABILITY INDEX REPORT This report, which includes a whole chapter […]

UNNGOF Holds 15th AGM

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On 23rd March 2017, the Uganda National NGO Forum held its 15th Annual General Meeting at Royal Suites Bugolobi. The AGM was attended by 85% of the paid-up members including District NGOs, National NGOs, International NGOs, Faith Based Organizations as well CSO Networks both at National and Sub National level. Hon. Idah Mehangye, the UNNGOF […]

Social Accountability BI-Annual Learning Event: Building a Strong Social Accountability Ecosystem

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Civil society organizations (CSOs) in Uganda are working with government and other development partners to advance continued learning and reflection for more versatile approaches geared towards citizen led accountability. In 2010, the Uganda National NGO Forum (UNNGOF)1 spearheaded establishment of Social Accountability Platform, through which partners come together to leverage resources, lessons, and expertise to […]