The absenteeism of Members of Parliament in parliamentary sessions

On 16th August 2014, panelists appeared on HITS FM to discuss the absenteeism of members of parliament during parliamentary sessions. “In the present 9th parliament, most seats are always vacant during parliamentary sessions. This is because most Members of Parliament are always busy attending to their personal duties when parliamentary sessions are going on”, said […]

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ToroDev to increase monitoring in Kyegegwa district to Improve Education Performance

The Executive Director ToroDev, Johnson Baguma Kumaraki has promised to further strengthen partnership with Kyegegwa Town Council Local Government and the local communities to strengthen education performance through support to increased monitoring and community sensitization on the importance of education among others. Mr. Johnstone also promised to support more community engagements with both political and […]

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ToroDev Joins Campaign to Petition Ugandan Parliament Over Taxation of Agricultural/farming Inputs

ToroDev in partnership with other civil society organizations from across the country through Civil Society Budget Advocacy Group (CSBAG) has joined the campaign to petition the Uganda Parliament calling for the withdrawal of taxes on agricultural inputs proposed in the 2014/2015 Uganda National Budget. The petition is expected to be presented to the Speaker of […]

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ToroDev/RJF holds another Press Conference

On 8th August 2014, ToroDev in Partnership with Rwenzori Journalist Forum held another regional press conference in Fort Portal town, Kabarole District. The regional monthly press conference initiative aims at improving service delivery through advocacy and promoting timely accountability in the seven districts of the Rwenzori Region. The press conference was attended by Hon Alex […]

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