In Uganda, many young children find themselves in situations where their only means of survival is underage working. Such is the case of Okah*, who by the age of just 12 was working as…Read more
This story is about Viola*, a 12 year old girl who was in her third year of primary school before the Covid-19 lockdown happened. She had been living with her paternal grandparents since she…Read more
There is a difference between a child doing house chores and child labour. However, the moment chores turn into labour often goes unnoticed.
In Uganda it is traditionally believed… Read more
This is the story of a 14-year-old girl called Faith*.
Faith’s father sent her, her mother and two brothers away and they had to live on the streets,… Read more
“Children should be getting educated, not working. Does that mean they do not have a right to work?” – Adam
The topic of our November inequality debate was “Do children have a right to work…Read more
A mother’s love should be pure, natural, unconditional, and selfless. It is patient, forgiving and present. It’s a tie that binds, a bond that can never be broken. It really takes a lot a…Read more