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Kabalega International Airport Community Engagement Model: Blueprint for Sustainable Development

Kabalega International Airport, Hoima District By  Christopher Burke The development of the Kabalega International Airport in Hoima District in western Uganda demonstrates the effective application of the Equator Principles based on the International Finance Corporation’s (IFC) environmental and social performance standards and presents a cost effective robust model for comprehensive community engagement.

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Farmers Enjoying Coffee High Prices As Uganda Earns Record Shs331.7bn From January Exports

Farmers are currently enjoying higher prices. Coffee is Uganda’s leading cash crop and a major foreign exchange earner/Photo taken at Heritage Kanaani Farms Uganda’s coffee exports in January 2024, amounted to 481,586 60-kilo bags, worth US$ 85.57 million (Shs331.7bn). This is contained in the Uganda Coffee Development Authority (UCDA) monthly report

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CCBU Empowers & Celebrates Women In Science, Technology, Engineering & Maths

Left- Right: Doreen Namuyiga- the CCBU Quality Assurance Technologist, Anisha Namugabo- the Quality Controller and Barbra Namanyi-the CCBU Raw Materials Planner To mark International Day for Women and Girls in Science, Coca-Cola Beverages Uganda (CCBU) celebrates the achievements of women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) by recognising leading

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UNEB Grading Controversy Sparks Deep-Rooted Education Assessment Debate

UNEB Executive Secretary, Daniel Odongo The Uganda National Examinations Board (UNEB) has refuted allegations of employing a biased grading system that disadvantages candidates from specific schools or regions in the recently released Primary Leaving Examination (PLE) results. In a statement released by UNEB Executive Director, Dan Odongo, the board emphasized that the grading system is

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