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  • CPAR Uganda to benefit from Lightful BRIDGE program

    CPAR Uganda to benefit from Lightful BRIDGE program

    “I am delighted to confirm that you have been selected to be part of the Lightful BRIDGE program, being delivered in partnership with GobalGiving! I’d like to thank you for your interest in the program and for the time and effort you put into applying; we received so many amazing applications from so many wonderful […]

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  • Policy advocacy on sexual & gender-based violence

    Policy advocacy on sexual & gender-based violence

    Funding available, with overall supervision from our CPAR Uganda Board Chair, Prof. Dr. Christopher Garimoi Orach (PhD, MPH, MMed, DPH, MB ChB; Cert. in Refugee Studies, Cert. in Health Emergencies in Large Pops), our CPAR Uganda Managing Director, Ms. Norah Owaraga (MScDevMgmt(Open); DipDevMgmt(Open); BA Communication Studies), a cultural anthropologist and communication expert, will take the […]

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  • Ignite conversations & PRA on sexual & gender-based violence

    Ignite conversations & PRA on sexual & gender-based violence

    Funding available, during a one-year period, CPAR Uganda will identify, train and mentor 14 young people (13 women and 1 man) to become innovators who are able to produce community theatre interventions (drama, poetic recitals, dance, storytelling, music, puppetry, fine art, etc.) and audio-visual content (radio, television, community film, social media and ICT generally) on […]

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  • Situation analysis – sexual & GBV in Northern Uganda

    Situation analysis – sexual & GBV in Northern Uganda

    “When her husband died, my great grandma was pushed off family land and she lost all her cattle when she refused to marry her brother-in-law. Her father welcomed her back to his home and gave her a small piece of land and one cow to start the process of raising her boys.” Testimony recently shared […]

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  • Fight against sexual and gender-based violence

    Fight against sexual and gender-based violence

    “When her husband died, my great grandma was pushed off family land and she lost all her cattle when she refused to marry her brother-in-law. Her father welcomed her back to his home and gave her a small piece of land and one cow to start the process of raising her boys.” Testimony recently shared […]

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  • CPAR’s gift of healthcare services to Uganda

    CPAR’s gift of healthcare services to Uganda

    It was nice to see a Canadian Physicians for Aid and Relief (CPAR) branded stretcher published in the New Vision as part of #UgandaAt60 commemoration messages. CPAR has indeed contributed a lot to the Uganda health sector. Case in point, in addition, for example, from 1992 – 2008 CPAR constructed and equipped 11 health centres […]

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  • A mentor’s journey of continuous learning

    A mentor’s journey of continuous learning

    As the lead mentor for our “Mentoring young adults in Uganda into innovators against poverty”, as I begun to prepare my notes for a mentoring session on fundraising, I felt unsure. So, I decided to tap into the wealth of knowledge provided us through the GlobalGiving Platform.  I thought, let me do a quick refresher […]

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  • FAQs

    FAQs

    Answers to frequently asked questions (FAQs) about CPAR Uganda. If your question is not answered here, please do not hesitate to ask us via comment to this post and or via email to info@cparuganda.com. FAQ 1: CPAR Uganda Ltd is a company, does this mean that it is not a not-for-profit organisation and that it […]

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  • Situation Analysis – poverty in Northern Uganda

    Situation Analysis – poverty in Northern Uganda

    Our geographic area of operation, Greater Northern Uganda – West Nile, Acholi, Lango, Teso, Karamoja and Bukedi, hosts about 13.1 million people, 32 percent of Uganda’s population, according to the UBOS National Survey Report 2019/2020 The findings of UBOS are that: Greater Northern Uganda, “the Eastern and Northern regions, have consistently had the highest number […]

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  • Judy Adoko among powerful women behind CPAR Uganda

    Judy Adoko among powerful women behind CPAR Uganda

    This year, 2022, one of our founding members, Judy Adoko, was a “Notable Medalist”, on Heroes Day. A well deserved recognition for her huge contribution to Uganda as a civil society practitioner. “Judith, your work is very commendable particularly to our Lango people who still own land in the clan as customary land. I am […]

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