In Apac, only 5 per cent of the government land has land titles and the authorities have attributed the low coverage to inadequate funding in local governments.
Apac Resident District Commissioner George Abdul, said, “I was wondering how a government entity in this case (NFA) could encroach into community land, it could be vice versa.
Christine Okot, chairperson of ESAFF Gulu noted that, in Acholi, most of the land conflicts are among siblings, communities and clan members.
Alim Dut came to Uganda when she was in primary three and said life was very hard because they reached when learners were already in the third term.
In line with Comprehensive Refugee Response Framework (CRRF) objectives, resilience and self-reliance are therefore promoted.
Eunice Achan is a refugee youth in Pagirinya Refugee settlement. She attested that the training will help her as a young woman to also change many other girls in the refugee settlement.
Article 27 of the Land Act of 1998 says any decision taken in respect of land held under customary tenure, whether in respect of land held individually or communally, shall be in accordance with the customs..
In Dokolo district, the district natural resource officer Rajab Epilla says the 750 square kilometers is covered with wetlands (35%) out of the 1780 square Kilometers of the district.
Projected annual food imports by African countries are expected to increase by about a factor of three, from US$ 35 billion to US$ 110 billion by 2025.
In 2021, Land Awareness Week moved to Central Uganda, Kigezi region hosted it in 2022 and now Lango sub-region.