Uganda - Level 3: Reconsider Travel
Reconsider travel to Uganda due to COVID-19, crime, and terrorism.
The Republic of Uganda is a country in East Africa, bordered on the east by Kenya, the north by Sudan, on the west by the Democratic Republic of Congo, on the southwest by Rwanda, and on the south by Tanzania. The southern part of the country includes a substantial portion of Lake Victoria, within which it shares borders with Kenya and Tanzania. Uganda takes its name from the Buganda kingdom, which encompasses a portion of the south of the country including the capital Kampala.
A Big Pay Raise ? For Those Teaching the Right Stuff
The Ugandan government?s tripling of salaries for educators in science-related fields has arts and humanities teachers feeling spurned. Will students suffer for it?
Publ.Date : Sun, 16 Jan 2022 09:05:00 GMT
More pupils can?t read ? report
The number of primary school children who cannot read has increased as a result of the prolonged closure of schools in the country to combat the spread of Covid-19, the new Uwezo report ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 20 Jan 2022 06:48:00 GMT
Uganda: After Two Years of Covid-19 Lockdown, Education Sector Struggles to Restart
As YUDAYA NANGONZI writes, there's some light at the end of the tunnel after the ministry of Education and Sports recently approved the full reopening of all pre-primary, primary, and secondary ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 05 Jan 2022 04:02:00 GMT
Schools in Uganda fully reopen after close to two years of closure
Schools in Uganda on Monday fully reopened for physical classes after COVID-19 forced the government to close learning institutions in March 2020. KAMPALA, Jan. 10 (Xinhua) -- Schools in Uganda on ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 10 Jan 2022 08:06:00 GMT
50 percent of P3 learners can?t identify alphabets ? Report
At least half of the learners who were in Primary three at the time of school closures in March 2020, cannot identify or recognize letters of the alphabet. This is according to a survey carried out by ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 19 Jan 2022 07:30:00 GMT
Rights activists rumble over Bishop Ssebagala?s stand on pregnant students
Pregnancy should not be the end of you attaining your education and we know education delays the next pregnancy. If she was your daughter what do you do? You ensure that she goes back to school,? ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 11 Jan 2022 07:31:00 GMT
Ugandan students debate how COVID-19 has impacted their lives
At one school in the capital Kampala, students of one class spent Wednesday afternoon debating the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. New Vision's Timothy Murungi was at City High School and followed ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 13 Jan 2022 02:27:00 GMT
COVID-19, Poverty Widen Education Gap in Uganda
Schools reopening but many students can?t afford to return to classes due to poverty and the need to earn income for families ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 20 Jan 2022 05:51:00 GMT
In pics: 1st day of reopening of Chinese classes at school in Uganda
Teacher Hilda Ayebare gives lessons on the first day of reopening of the Chinese classes after six months of closure due to the COVID-19 pandemic, at Ndejje secondary school in Luwero district, ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 12 Jan 2022 05:04:00 GMT
Uganda Reopens Schools After 2 Years of COVID-19 Lockdown
While many welcomed students' return to the classroom, a low turnout has raised concerns about the long-term impact on education ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 10 Jan 2022 06:08:00 GMT
Uganda\'s schools reopen, ending world\'s longest lockdown
Uganda's schools reopened to students on Monday, ending the world's longest school disruption due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The reopening caused traffic congestion in some areas of the capital, ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 10 Jan 2022 06:55:00 GMT