Africa Industry Social Wellness

Women At Risk International Foundation Goes Live with SAP® People Connect 365 to Transform Africa Women’s Lives

SAP SE has announced that the Women At Risk International Foundation (WARIF), a nonprofit that combats sexual violence, rape and human trafficking of girls and women across Nigeria, has gone live with the SAP® People Connect 365 mobile service from the SAP Digital Interconnect group. Using automated keywords, templates and workflows along with channels such as SMS and […]

Makerere University Vice Chancellor Professor Barnabas Nawangwe talking to French Ambassador to Uganda Stephanie Rivoal
Industry Social Wellness

Support Minority Groups to Overcome Poverty, Government Advised

Development experts have noted that Uganda may not achieve the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals unless government implements programmes and policies that support minority groups to overcome poverty. The experts argue that without supporting the women, youths and Persons With Disabilities to improve their social welfare, the country’s development will be slow. The remarks were […]

Stanbic Blue Weekends
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Stanbic Blue Weekends partners with Kampala Fashion Week, Oktoberfest for September

Stanbic Blue Weekends has partnered with two major social events for the September edition of the promotion. This month, attendees of the Kampala Fashion Week, slated for September 27th to 29th will get a chance to buy tickets using their Visa Cards at discounted prices. In addition, revelers at Oktoberfest, a beer and food festival […]


Uganda legislators want elderly funds increased

BY SAMUEL NABWIISO KAMPALA, UGANDA- Members of Parliament under the Uganda Parliamentary Forum on Social Protection (UPFSP) are dissatisfied that the government poorly releases  funds to the elderly people, which act is impacting on the overall Implementation of the Social Assistance Grants Empowerment (SAGE) programme. “As MPs, we are concerned about the poor release of […]