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  Kampala - profile circa 2000   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Kampala is the capital city of Uganda, which is located on latitude 0 degrees 19'N, Longitude 32degrees 35 E.It covers area of 189 square Km.
Kampala District is almost entirely surrounded by Mpigi and Wakiso District save for Lake Victoria, which forms its border in the south.
Kampala rapid development is inspired by a strategic 4 point (re-organization, restoration, rehabilitation and re-development) modernization programme, which is also the centrepiece of Uganda's national economic recovery programme.
www.omidyar.net /group/worldconnectory/ws/kampala___profile_circa_2000   (714 words)

  
 Kampala - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Before the arrival of the British, the Buganda King, the Kabaka had chosen the area that was to become Kampala as one of his favourite hunting grounds.
Kampala is also home to the headquarters of the East African Development Bank.
The seventh, the little hill of Kampala, the hill of the Impala is where the ruins of Lugard's Fort were.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Kampala   (969 words)

  
 Wakiso District   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Wakiso district is one of the new districts that were created by an Act of Parliament in November 2000.
Wakiso is found in the central region of the country, bordering with the districts of Luwero and Nakaseke in the north, Mukono and Kampala in the east, Mpigi and Mityana in the west, and Kalangala lying in Lake Victoria to the south.
It is the second-most populated district in Uganda with a total population of 957,280 people (2002 census).
www.wakiso.go.ug   (679 words)

  
 FISH MARKETS SURVEY 1990: ORGANISATION, CONDUCT, AND PRELIMINARY RESULTS   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Kampala District was adequately covered by two enumerators who were quite familiar with the area, being part of the local UFD marketing staff.
Mpigi district was at first not properly covered by the enumerator due to language problems, unfamiliarity with the area, and failure to co-ordinate with survey supervisors.
Bwondha Landing in Iganga district is in a forest reserve area and the team was warned of incidences of insecurity on the road leading in, caused by encroachers who had been ordered to quit the reserve by the Forestry Department.
www.fao.org /docrep/006/AD140E/AD140E01.htm   (6250 words)

  
 Uganda - Districts of Uganda   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
In terms of energy sources, the district is served by thermal electricity limited to the town council.
Bugiri is a greatly unexploited district with tourism potentials such as Siro Islands with numerous bird species and the beautiful sand shores of Lake Victoria.
BUSHENYI -became a District in 1974, it is located in South Western Uganda 310 Km from Kampala.It boarders: Kasese in the North, Kamwengye North East, Mbarara East, Rukungiri in the West, Ntungamo in the South and Democratic Republic of Congo in the North West.
www.ugandaonline.net /districts   (778 words)

  
 The Capital Kampala
Kampala city is the commercial and administrative capital of Uganda.
Kampala District is mainly industrial, but its suburbs produce agricultural products such as potatoes, cassava, beans and green vegetables.
In 1890, Kampala was declared the headquarters of Uganda's colonial administration.
www.uganda.stekelenburg.biz /Kampala/kampala.html   (479 words)

  
 Kampala, Uganda
Kampala council employs hundreds of parking inspectors which patrol on foot and issue tickets to parked vehicles in demarcated parking bays.
The first on the left side of Kampala Rd heading out of town towards Bombo Rd. There is a large sign BIPLUS 200m prior to the junction of Kampala Rd and Ben Kiwanuka Rd. The second location in on Entebbe Rd next door to the Uganda Batteries premises.
Toyota, Landrover and Nissan all have dealerships in Kampala.
traveluganda.co.ug /kampala.asp   (3268 words)

  
 Measles
Mbarara district has started a crusade against measles, which is now a threat in the district, with over 1,000 cases and ten deaths since the beginning of this year.
The district The District Director of Health Services (DDHS), Dr Kaguna Amooti told The Monitor on Thursday that an immunization exercise will be conducted Nov.10-11 for all children between six months to 5 years.
Assistant Resident District Commissioner Sarah Bananuka asked parents to feed sick children on pumpkins, guavas, fish and raw tomatoes that are first washed with water and salt and stop frying food for it spoils the nutrients.
www.ugandamission.net /health/news/measles.html   (2330 words)

  
 The Monitor   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Additionally, since the Resident District Commissioner is to all intents and purposes a politician, his or her description in article 203(1) as a senior civil servant is inappropriate.
The transfers from the central to regional or district governments should take into account the total revenue collected, the portion derived from the region or district, the costs of running the services or functions devolved to the region or district and the need for balanced growth.
Districts of Buganda shall be deemed to have agreed to form a regional Government.
www.monitor.co.ug /specialincludes/whitepp/wpp09238.php   (3505 words)

  
 Uganda
In Kampala penal institutions, pretrial detainees were kept separate from convicted prisoners; however, in the rest of the country, due to financial constraints, pretrial detainees and convicted prisoners sometimes were held together.
On January 16, Kampala Police released Bob Kabushenga, a former campaign manager of opposition leader Besigye, who was arrested from his home in Kampala in December 2001, on allegations that he was involved in the murder of Lt. Godfrey Ngabirano.
On January 18, police in Kampala lifted a police bond on the M.P. On January 12, one person was killed and several others injured when police opened fire to disperse a crowd gathered for a planned UPC rally at the UPC headquarters in Kampala.
www.state.gov /g/drl/rls/hrrpt/2002/18232.htm   (17007 words)

  
 Thesis/Dissertations
Factors affecting levels of knowledge, attitudes and practices of contraception among adolescents in schools of Kampala district, Uganda [dissertation].
The responses of parents to pre-marital adolescent pregnancy in Kyadondo County, Kampala district [dissertation].
Adolescent fertility in Nebbi district: A study of the determinants of adolescent fertility in Pakwach subcounty [dissertation].
www.nutrition.uio.no /ARHNe/Pages/adollit.html   (1441 words)

  
 Kampala travel guide   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Kampala is just a few miles from Lake Victoria.
Kampala has a few interesting sights, mainly the National Museum, Lake Victoria and Kabaka's Palace.
Ethnic restaurants are a new commodity in Kampala and now travellers can delight in cuisine such as thai, vietnamese, and ethiopian.
www.world66.com /africa/uganda/kampala   (201 words)

  
 Kampala Host Lions Club   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
During 2002 it was declared the best club in the then District 411 comprised of the four countries namely: Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania and Ethiopia.
Kampala Host was the first club to produce the first Africa Ugandan District Governor (2003-2004) who was also the first Sub- District 411 B Governor comprised of Uganda and Tanzania when District 411 attained a :Multiple District Status.
Kampala Host has experienced and seasoned lion members and now mixed with younger members who have been joining the club.
www.lionwap.org /KampalaHost?4   (1586 words)

  
 The Andrew Discipleship School Kampala
John was born again of the Spirit of God in 1982 and in 1984 assumed responsibility for a new Church in Katwe, one of the slum areas on the edge of the capital city of Uganda.
David sent Bible teaching notes to John in Kampala for translation and use in the teaching of students.
The thrust of the teaching of Jesus (John ch 8 v 32) was to teach the truth and set men and women free from their sins, liberating them to serve the Living God.
www.ads-kampala.org   (473 words)

  
 Buganda's Proposals on Constitutional Reform in Uganda   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
For example, under the 1900 Buganda Agreement, the Kingdom of Buganda remained a Kingdom as a whole, and was administered through the Kabaka (King), the Katikkiro (Prime Minister), the Abakungu (Ministers), the Lukiiko (Parliament), and the local government administrative structure from the Masaza to Batongole.
We propose that Kampala should be part of Buganda as it has always been, and the Capital and other Central Government institutions should continue to be in Kampala like they continue to be in all other areas of Buganda and Uganda.
Districts or Masaza or by whatever names called, will continue with virtually the same rights and responsibilities except that they will no longer be directly controlled by the Central Government but by their respective regional governments.
www.buganda.com /federo.htm   (9500 words)

  
 Kabale, Uganda
The district is heavily populated and extensively cultivated.
This is near to the football stadium in the center of Kabale indicated by a 3 meter gray concrete wall.
The Shell on the approach to town from Kampala at the junction to the Rwanda border and Kigali is the largest station in town.
traveluganda.co.ug /kabale.asp   (1179 words)

  
 New Vision Online : 90% of Kampala garbage uncollected   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
By Gerald Tenywa Kampala residents face danger as 90% of solid waste in the city is uncollected.
The Kampala district environment officer, Phoebe Gubya, yesterday attributed the problem to Kampala City Council lack of funds.
She was speaking during a clean-up campaign that attracted four schools and residents in Makindye to commemorate the UN World Environment Day in Kampala.
www.newvision.co.ug /D/8/12/502391   (396 words)

  
 The Foundation for Human Rights Initiative
Elvis, four, from Bukoto in Kampala District, was neglected by his father who refused to contribute towards his maintenance.
Junior, three years old from Kampala, was in poor health but his father refused to pay any maintenance money to the mother or render her any other assistance to look after their child.
This was explicitly stated by the Mayor of Kampala, John Sebaana Kizito on the Day to Advocate for the Street Child, where he identified the need to have a policy to deal with street children.
www.ned.org /grantees/fhri/00annual/rightsofthechild.html   (6200 words)

  
 Monitor Online   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Uganda National Teachers Union vice chairman in charge of Kampala district Joseph Sewungwa, said the teachers would not go to class until the government explains why their salaries were delaying.
Kampala City Council (KCC) is short of Sh900 million meant for teachers' salaries.
On Monday, Kampala Town Clerk Ruth Kijjambu met the district teachers' leadership and asked them to wait until the government sends their salaries.
www.monitor.co.ug /news/news10188.php   (259 words)

  
 National Resistance Movement Online   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Chairman disclosed that government gives the city council of Kampala Shs.33 billion per month to provide social services but because the city has irresponsible leadership, social services like water, garbage, roads and the like are still lacking.
He said that Kampala City Council should be in a position to provide those services as it receives sufficient monthly funds from the Central government.
The Chairman said that Kampala City Council will soon be under the supervision of Central government to ensure proper monitoring and elimination of mistakes that have been made by the City leadership in the past.
www.nrm.ug /n5.php   (561 words)

  
 Uganda Ministry of Health Online - Cholera Updates as of August 2000
During the period of December 1997- to December 1998, a total number of forty one districts were affected.
Details on the number of new cases for the districts that reported cases this week can be found on the attached tables (Annex 1).
The districts should strengthen collaboration with the Water development department and NGOs for improving on provision of safe water supplies.
www.health.go.ug /news_cholera.htm   (536 words)

  
 GYTS - Report - Uganda 2003 - Page 1 of 5   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Similarly, Arua district (21.2%) reported with the highest percentage of students had used tobacco products other than cigarettes like chewing tobacco, snuff and cigars and Kampala district the lowest rate at 11.0%.
Approximately, 30% of the current smokers in the districts of Kampala, Mpigi and Rest of Central Districts usually smoke at home and their friend’s house compared to only 19.4% in Arua district.
About seven in ten students, both current smokers and never smokers in all the districts thought that smoke from others is harmful to them and about half are in favor of a ban on smoking in public places.
www.cdc.gov /TOBACCO/global/gyts/reports/afro/2003/uganda01.htm   (1107 words)

  
 Rotary and District News
The RC of Kampala North is organising a Charity Walk to celebrate this Day on Saturday 4th March 2004.
Of that 25% goes to Rotary Club of Kampala North for logistics and 80% to your club Project.
The organising committee meets at 7:15 pm every Monday after Kampala North fellowship at Pearl Restaurant (next to Nommo Gallery in Nakasero).
www.rotarynairobi.org /news_detail.asp?newsid=102   (268 words)

  
 Fact Sheet of CMP Uganda
The programme in Uganda operates in six parishes, two per district, on a pilot project basis: Wampewo and Maziba in Mpigi District, Kisekende and Namigavu in Mubende District, and Nakawa and Kiwatule in Kampala District.
Kiwatule Parish, Nakawa Division, Kampala, is a semi-urban parish in the expanding part of Kampala's development.
The national office, located in Kampala, serves as an information conduit from the UN and the Government of Uganda to the districts, and the target communities in the districts.
www.scn.org /cmp/uganda/factsht.htm   (1418 words)

  
 Economics
Kampala: Uganda Economics Association and Friedrich Ebert Foundation.
Kampala: Department of Social Work and Social Administration, Makerere University.
Kampala: Ministry of Women in Development, Culture and Youth.
www.wougnet.org /Documents/BIB/bib_econ.html   (815 words)

  
 Earth Care
This shall be spearheaded by the director in charge with officials from National Environment Management Authority (NEMA), Kampala City Council (K.C.C), and professionals from the academia.
The study was carried out in all the parishes of Kampala District.
Nakulabye Parish is located in the North West of Kampala City, 2.5 miles from the central business area along Kampala - Hoima Road in Rubanga Division - North.
www.actionforhumanity.org /Programs/planned.htm   (3023 words)

  
 Uganda   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Uganda - Central region: Kalangala district and Masaka district (Bukoto county and Masaka municipality)
Uganda - Central region: Kampala district (Central division - north of Namirembe Road and Rubaga division)
Uganda - Central region: Masaka district (Bukomansimbi and Kalungu counties) and Sembabule district
www.omidyar.net /group/worldconnectory/ws/uganda   (438 words)

  
 The New Vision - Supplements - Ministry of Education
Kampala District - Kanyanya St Steven Primary School Kampala, Kyambogo Primary School Kampala.
Fuel refund will be made for one car per district for the DEO and DIS.
Parents, Head teachers and Principals of Tertiary Institutions shall be refunded their transport based on standard government rates for public transport.
www.enteruganda.com /brochures/moe0606a.htm   (636 words)

  
 Uganda Ministry of Health Online - Health Infrastructure
National referral hospitals:- These are Mulago and Butabika, both in Kampala district.
Some of these hospitals have specialists, like Nsambya, Rubaga, Mengo (Kampla district), Lacor (Gulu district), and Matany (Moroto district).
The facilities are further graded as HC II, HC III and HC IV.
www.health.go.ug /health_units.htm   (560 words)

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