By Nicholas Shawn Mugarura. Under the spotlight initiative with funding from European Union in partnership with UNHCR and NRC, CAFOMI is implementing an urban protection programme. The programme seeks to improve access to protection and assistance for urban refugees, asylum seekers and host community in urban Kampala to ensure refugee women, girls, men and boys are engaged and empowered… Continue reading CAFOMI trains urban refugee community activists and leaders on the SASA! Together GBV Prevention methodology.
CAFOMI Improving Children’s mental health through Psycho social support at Nyakabande TC.
By Vivian Aita, Nicholas Shawn Mugarura & Samuel Mugisha Inamahoro Furaha (Not real names) is an elderly woman who came to Uganda seeking asylum from the most recent armed violence and conflict in the Democratic Republic of Congo. With a family size of six and being the eldest Inamahoro successfully made it to the Ugandan… Continue reading CAFOMI Improving Children’s mental health through Psycho social support at Nyakabande TC.
CAFOMI leads environmental health and sanitation advocacy campaign along the Lake Albert border line
The on-going conflicts in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) have caused and continue to cause internal and external displacement of populations, Congolese nationals continue to seek asylum in Uganda (332,506, 26.8% of the total number of refugees, UNHCR figures) https://data2.unhcr.org/en/country/uga Some of them sail on water using canoes through Lake Albert at the… Continue reading CAFOMI leads environmental health and sanitation advocacy campaign along the Lake Albert border line
Rethinking Partnerships – Humanitarian Platform hosts Learning Event
Local and National actors need to align their goals, visions, policies and practices to international requirements; Ms. Rose Eyoru, UNHCR In recent years, “partnership” has become a common term in the literature of International agencies as well as in publications of the United Nations. More so, International agencies have been working on involving local NGOs… Continue reading Rethinking Partnerships – Humanitarian Platform hosts Learning Event