10/2017. Launch of our new Strategic Plan 2017-2021

We recently launched our new Strategic Plan 2017-2021! The 5-year plan was launched on 22nd September 2017 in the presence of PELUM Uganda members, partners, Country Board members and staff. The Strategic Plan was officially launched by  Dr. Kennedy Igbokwe, the Project Manager, climate change and resilience at FAO who also served as the guest…

WE ARE NOW 55! Please join us in welcoming The Primates World Relief and Development Fund to the PELUM Uganda Family

Please join us in welcoming  PRIMATES WORLD RELIEF AND DEVELOPMENT FUND (PWRDF) to the PELUM Uganda family. This brings the total membership to 55!  About PWRDF PWRDF is a charitable organization registered with the Canada Revenue Agency. PWRDF currently works (through partners) in 25 countries globally in Latin America, Asia, Africa, Canada (Bangladesh, Burundi, Canada, Cuba, Egypt,…

NEW!!! Launch of the PELUM Uganda Strategic Plan 2017-2021

We are pleased to share with you our new Strategic Plan 2017-2021. The plan is a road map for PELUM Uganda’s next five years and will be implemented under the theme, “Nurturing our agro-ecosystems to guarantee sustainable food systems”.  The Strategic Plan was launched on September 22nd, 2017. You can visit our Blog to read more about the…

09/2017. PELUM Uganda elects a new Country Board

One Friday 22nd September 2017, PELUM Uganda held its Triennial General Meeting (TGM) in which a new Country Board (CB) was elected. The new Board maintained Mr. Joseph Ssuuna (Independent Director) and Ms. Harriet Ndagire Sempebwa (Kulika Uganda) as Chairperson and Vice chairperson respectively. Other re-elected were Ms. Hellen N. Kasujja (CIDI) and Diana N….

08/2017. Introducing GALS methodology to Trocaire Uganda and its partners

By Doreen Nanyonga (M&E and Documentation Officer, PELUM Uganda) About 2 weeks ago, I shared about our trip to Juba town where my colleague John Bosco Okaya and I conducted a Training of Trainers (TOT) workshop for Oxfam South Sudan Programme staff and its partners. It was a successful 6-days trip (these pictures speak for themselves)….

08/2017. Taking the GALS methodology to South Sudan

By Doreen Nanyonga M&E and Documentation Officer, PELUM Uganda This week my colleague John Bosco Okaya of Community Empowerment for Rural Development (CEFORD) and I embarked on a journey to Juba, South Sudan to train Oxfam South Sudan staff and its partners on the Gender Action Learning System (GALS) methodology for their DFID HARISS project….

NEW!!! PELUM Uganda Annual Report 2016

Dear partners,  We are so pleased to share with you a summary of our 2016 successes, challenges and lessons learnt all packaged in our Annual Report 2016. Please click here to download the report Enjoy reading it.

06/2017. Civil Society Perspectives on the FY 2017/18 National Budget

BY MARILYN KABALERE, Advocacy Officer On Thursday 8th June 2017 we witnessed Members of Parliament and other stakeholders heading to Serena Kampala hotel to listen-in to the reading of Uganda’s FY 2017/2018 National budget in accordance to Article 155 (1) of the Constitution of the Republic of Uganda. While presenting the budget, Hon. Matia Kasaija…

06/2017. Together we can protect our Land

BY MARILYN KABALERE, Advocacy Officer [ngg_images source=”galleries” container_ids=”66″ display_type=”photocrati-nextgen_basic_slideshow” gallery_width=”320″ gallery_height=”240″ cycle_effect=”fade” cycle_interval=”10″ show_thumbnail_link=”0″ thumbnail_link_text=”[Show picture list]” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”DESC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]The media is awash with reports of land wrangles that have resulted in the death of some and left others injured and living in fear. These wrangles are from the districts of Adjumani, Amuru, Mukono,…

06/2017. Don’t miss the Civil Society FY 2017/18 Budget Digest

BY MARILYN KABALERE, Advocacy Officer Civil Society Budget Advocacy Group in partnership with other stakeholders such as PELUM Uganda, Oxfam, Trocaire, Uganda Debt Network, Diakonia among others is organising a CIVIL SOCIETY FY 2017/18 BUDGET DIGEST under the theme, “Stimulating the Economy and Addressing Vulnerabilities: The Role of the FY 2017/18 Budget.” The event will take…

05/2017. Join us for the Land Awareness Week (LAW)

From 14th-19th 2017, the Ministry of Lands Housing and Urban Development (MLHUD) will organise a “Land Awareness Week-(LAW)” in Amuru Sub County in Amuru district. The event will be done in partnership with varous stakeholders including; Amuru District Local Government, PELUM Uganda,  LANDnet Uganda, the Food Rights Alliance (FRA), the Eastern and Southern Africa farmers…