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… Continue reading Judy Adoko among powerful women behind CPAR Uganda

How women reclaiming power

“You Matter: how women reclaiming their power are changing the world,” is the title of the book that Dr. Rita Jo Laker-Ojok is among the contributing authors. Rita is among the founding members of CPAR Uganda Ltd and was our first Board Chair. According to Rita, the book, "You Matter ...", comprises personal stories of… Continue reading How women reclaiming power

CPAR Uganda Welcomes Mr. Engole to its Board of Directors

We, at CPAR Uganda Ltd, are delighted to welcome Mr. Johnson Stanley Okullo Engole, as the new member of our Board of Directors. Mr. Engole became a member of our General Assembly in 2016 and with him he brought to CPAR Uganda Ltd a wealth of knowledge and experience, including the history of how the… Continue reading CPAR Uganda Welcomes Mr. Engole to its Board of Directors

A Rare Board of Directors

Speaking as that Guest of Honour at the graduation ceremony that CPAR Uganda held on Friday, 14th February 2020 at its Lira Learning Centre, in order to awarded certificates to its first cohort of young adults who had successfully completed the first of four modules, “Understanding Poverty in Rural Uganda”, of its project: “Mentoring Young… Continue reading A Rare Board of Directors

Dr. Rita Laker-Ojok, First CPAR Uganda Ltd Board Chair

Dr. Rita Laker-Ojok was our first ever Board Chair, and she served in that position from November 2008 to November 2015. She is among our founding member. She is currently the Chief of Party of the USAID Feed the Future AGRICULTURAL INPUTS Activity. Until October 2014, she was the Executive Director of AT-Uganda Ltd, a… Continue reading Dr. Rita Laker-Ojok, First CPAR Uganda Ltd Board Chair

Tribute to Prof. Fred Opio Ekong

Our dear beloved Prof. Fred Opio Ekong, Founder Member of CPAR Uganda and Vice Chair of the CPAR Uganda Board of Directors, may your soul rest in eternal peace, we pray. When we heard that you had been involved in a very bad car accident, a trailer had rammed into your vehicle, and that you… Continue reading Tribute to Prof. Fred Opio Ekong