Vocational education in the Albertine region has received a major boost following
the handover of a fully furnished ICT laboratory to Millennium Business School
today. The facility jointly established by MTN Uganda and Enabel is aimed at facilitating
ICT enhanced learning.
Enabel Resident Representative...
Government has today inaugurated new vocational education infrastructure in the Albertine region worth over 9.6 billion shillings. The facilities include; dormitories, ICT classrooms and training workshops, and garages. Others are energy-efficient kitchens and water supply systems. They have been...
Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) is central to the Education
sector as a whole and specifically to the National Teachers Colleges (NTC),
given their facilities, assets, day-to-day activities, and interactions.
However, there has been a capacity gap in the colleges' human, technical and
Since 2017, Enabel in Uganda has been working with the Ministry of
Education and Sports to rebuild the lives of refugees and nationals
through skills development and entrepreneurship training. To-date, the
initiative has enabled more than 7,500 refugee and host community youth,
women and girls...
spend a day without a customer”, were the words Irene Basemera the proprietor
of Shalom Beauty salon in Fort Portal City told Enabel at our recent visit.
revealed that she earns between Sh.10,000 to Sh.30,000 per day when it is not a
busy season but this goes up to Sh.80,000 during...
his father in 2012 and his mother 4 years later has not deterred Johnson
Ategeka from succeeding in life.
out of school in primary six because he occasionally had to first take on odd
jobs to get school fees and other basic needs.
during this period that...
In National Teachers' College (NTC) Mubende, music lessons have
been conducted in theory for many years, hindering students from experiencing
and expressing themselves musically. As much as music theory plays a crucial
role in one's appreciation of the architecture of Music, practicing it with
May, Kasese Youth Polytechnic (KYP) in Kasese opened its gates to first-year
students who were eager and ready to pursue various technical courses. Many were
vibrant and excited about what would be several years of adventure and
continuous learning. However, for 18-year-old Biira Catherine...
Uganda (WSU) and the Ministry of Education and Sports have called upon private
sector actors in Uganda to take responsibility and join efforts to enhance
skills development in the country.
was made at a National Stakeholders’ meeting held at Fairway Hotel on June 23,
preparation for opening the digital innovation hub in National Teachers’
College Kabale, we visited three digital hubs in Kampala with 13 digital ninjas
from NTC Kabale to share knowledge, skills and creative ideas to support the
operationalization of their digital hub.
As a deaf and dumb teenager in a hearing world, Masika
Bridget from Kasese, who is now 18 years old, enrolled in a program in
tailoring and garment making in February 2022. Bridget enrolled for a 6 months
course with the Kasese District Union of Persons with Disabilities (KADUPEDI), a
When war broke out in South Sudan, Flora Ariye could only think of saving her life and two children. She ran to neighbouring Uganda, leaving behind her husband. The mother of two was resettled at Bidibidi refugee settlement in Uganda’s North-Western district of Yumbe on 11th November 2016...
Few years ago, Queen Misila, a Ugandan national residing in Yumbe district would struggle to believe she would one day be an entrepreneur. The 24-year-old’s fortunes however changed following a 3-months training in tailoring where she also acquired entrepreneurial skills. Her training was...
It is a shiny afternoon in Okuban Village, Ariwa Sub Country in Yumbe District. This area is home to Ugandan nationals and South Sudanese refugees. 23-year-old Abujeri Miragi, a national is busy in his motorcycle and motor vehicle repair garage attending to clients. Miragi’s major...
The 24-year old Christine Night fled South Sudan in 2016 when war broke out. She had just completed senior one. Christine now lives in Bidi Bidi refugee settlement, Yumbe District. On arrival at the settlement, she says life was challenging. Christine spent several months jobless.The situation...