“Youths should not be used by leaders who want to gain their own mutual benefits”, Kasweta John

On 22nd June 2014, Mr. Amanyira John Kasweta, the Chairperson of Committed Citizens for Better Services in Hakibale Sub County, Kabarole District appealed to the youths to avoid being manipulated by local leaders. “Youths should avoid being used by leaders who want to gain their own mutual benefits. We have seen many aspiring leaders buying […]

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“NAADS aimed at agro business and commercialization of agriculture”, Goan Yakub

On 21st June 2014, Mr. Goan Yakub, a local citizen from the National Resistance Movement Party in Kabarole District indicated how the NAADS (National Agriculture Advisory Services) program was aimed at agro business and commercialization of agriculture. “The NAADS program aimed at agro business and commercialization of agriculture. The program was also after uplifting the […]

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“Ugandans will be contributing 82% towards the 2014 – 2015 National Budget”, Johnstone Baguma

On 14th June 2014, Mr. Johnstone Baguma, the Executive Director of Toro Development Network indicated how Ugandans will be contributing the highest percentage towards the 2014 – 2015 national budget. “Local citizens will be contributing 82% of the national budget and 18% will be contributed by foreign donors.  This will help Uganda as a country […]

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ICT4Democracy Partners Participate in CeDEM14 (2014 International Conference on e-Democracy & Open Governance) in Krems, Austria

During the CeDEM14 held at Danube University Krems, Austria from May 21st – 23rd, 2014, Johnstone Baguma (ToroDev) and Wilfred Warioba’s (CHRAGG) participated and presented project researched papers on e-participation for good governance and promotion of human rights in Uganda, Tanzania (Eastern Africa), respectively. More so, Johnstone Baguma chaired a session on “Citizens’ Participation in […]

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ToroDev participates in Internet freedom discussions in Sweden

ToroDev participated in the Stockholm Internet Forum, SIF 14, which is a global conference that aims to deepen the discussions on how freedom and openness on the Internet promote economic and social development worldwide. SIF 2014 was held at Münchenbryggeriet from May 27-28, 2014 in Stockholm City, Sweden. ToroDev was represented by Solomon Akugizibwe. ToroDev […]

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