Created Date Monday, 04 April 2016
Modified Date Friday, 19 August 2016
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26th Session of the Working Group on the Universal Periodic Review United Nations Human Rights Council

Created Date Friday, 19 August 2016
Modified Date Friday, 19 August 2016
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ADVERT FOR ASSET DISPOSAL - AUGUST 2016

Created Date Wednesday, 22 July 2015
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Back Home But not Really Home

This Working Paper is a product of field research conducted by the Foundation for Human Rights Initiative (FHRI) in the districts of Kiryandongo and Amuru between July-August 2012; a victim’s consultative meeting held in Gulu between 28th to 30th August 2012 and a regional consultative meeting on the Uganda 5th Draft of the Transitional Justice Policy on 22nd May 2014, Colline Hotel, Mukono. Download Report
Created Date Tuesday, 04 October 2016
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CIVICUS FHRI Submission.

Created Date Tuesday, 01 November 2016
Modified Date Tuesday, 01 November 2016
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Compilation prepared by the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights in accordance with paragraph 15 (b) of the annex to Human Rights Council resolution 5/1 and paragraph 5 of the annex to Council resolution 16/21

The present report is a compilation of the information contained in reports of the treaty bodies and special procedures, including observations and comments by the State concerned, in reports of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, and in other relevant official United Nations documents. It is presented in a summarized manner owing to word-limit constraints. For the full texts, please refer to the documents referenced. The report does not contain any opinions, views or suggestions on the part of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights other than those contained in public reports and statements issued by the Office. It follows the general guidelines adopted by the Human Rights Council in its decision 17/119. Information included herein has been systematically referenced in endnotes. The report has been prepared taking into consideration the periodicity of the review, and developments during that period. 

Created Date Wednesday, 22 July 2015
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Handbook on the Law Governing Bail in Uganda

The handbook presents a simplified version of the law and procedures governing the rights of pre-trial detainees. It is divided into 3 main chapters and appendices which provide the reader with a list of Legal Aid Service providers and the forms used when applying for bail.
Created Date Tuesday, 01 November 2016
Filesize 338 Kilobytes

Joint Civil Society Review of the Justice Law and Order Sector (JLOS) Annual Performance 2015/2016

This report is compiled by three civil society organisations working on access to justice issues in Uganda: The Foundation for Human Rights Initiative (FHRI), Legal Aid Service Providers’ Network (LASPNET) and Human Rights Network-Uganda (HURINET-U).

Created Date Thursday, 29 September 2016
Modified Date Tuesday, 04 October 2016
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Joint Submission to the UN Universal Periodic Review 26th Session of the UPR Working Group Republic of Uganda

Created Date Thursday, 02 June 2016
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MODEL LOCAL POLICY GUIDELINES ON LAND MANAGEMENT SALE AND ACQUISITION

Created Date Monday, 03 October 2016
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Policy Brief: Without Land there is no Living:

Created Date Wednesday, 22 July 2015
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Report of Civil Society Private Sector Forum [CSPSF]

The challenge for government is to achieve economic growth and competitiveness, mindful of the overarching demand to reduce poverty,inequality and environmental degradation. To achieve this we need to create public spaces where public value is enhanced and democracy strengthened.Collaboration between the private sector and civil society is therefore vital.
Created Date Tuesday, 04 October 2016
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Statement Pre-Session UPR 26 Uganda

Created Date Tuesday, 01 November 2016
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Summary prepared by the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights in accordance with paragraph 15 (c) of the annex to Human Rights Council resolution 5/1 and paragraph 5 of the annex to Council resolution 16/21

The present report is a summary of 54 stakeholders’ submissions1 to the universal periodic review. It follows the general guidelines adopted by the Human Rights Council in its decision 17/119. It does not contain any opinions, views or suggestions on the part of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR), nor any judgement or determination in relation to specific claims. The information included herein has been systematically referenced in endnotes and, to the extent possible, the original texts have not been altered. As provided for in Human Rights Council resolution 16/21, where appropriate, a separate section is provided for contributions by the national human rights institution of the State under review that is accredited in full compliance with the Paris Principles. The full texts of all submissions received are available on the OHCHR website. The report has been prepared taking into consideration the periodicity of the review and developments during that period.

Created Date Wednesday, 22 July 2015
Modified Date Friday, 06 October 2017
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Votability: The Update of the National Voter's Register

Ahead of the 2016 general elections, CCEDU is accredited by the Electoral Commission to conduct voter education. In the initial phase, CCEDU will undertake a voter education/mobilization campaign dubbed "Votability" to mobilise Ugandans aged eighteen (18) years and above to peacefully and actively participate in the general Voter Register Update from 7th April 2015 through Thursday 30th April 2015.

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