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WORLD POPULATION DAY 2015
His Excellency President Yoweri Museveni waves to the crowd during World Population Day celebrations in Semabule District, July 11 2015
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World Population Day 2015 celebrations
His Excellency Yoweri Museveni recognises Youth in Sembabule during celebrations to mark World Population Day
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World Population Day 2015 Community Project
His Excellency Hon. Sam Kutesa President of the sixty-ninth session of the United Nations General Assembly at the WPD Community Project in Sembabule District.
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World Population Day 2015 Community Project
The World Population Day 2015 Community project involved equipping of the Sembabule District Health Center IV
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WORLD POPULATION DAY 2015
The captain of Sembabule TC football team receives a trophy for winning the World Populaton Day Football Tournament
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Pre World Population Day National Public Dialogue 2015
The Pre World Population Day National Public Dialogue was held under the theme “Harnessing Uganda's Demographic Dividend: Priorities for Consideration"
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Launching of the National Advocacy Strategy
The Chief Guest Dr Kisamba Mugerwa officially launching the National Advocacy Strategy
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LAUNCH OF THE STATE OF UGANDA POPULATION REPORT 2014
The Guest of Honor officially launching the State of Uganda Population Report 2014
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POPULATION SECRETARIAT staff
Staff members of Population Secretariat at the recently concluded staff retreat
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Welcome to Population Secretariat
Population Projection

34,900,000

Our Vision

A hub of distinction for promoting and coordinating population policies and programmes in Uganda

Our Mission

To improve the quality of life of the people of Uganda by influencing government policies and programmes to address population trends and patterns

Our Achievements

Since the Population Secretariat was founded in 1988, it has worked with other stakeholders to achieve the following:

  • Enactment of the National Population Council Act  2014
  • Formulation of an explicit National Population Policy, which was promulgated by the Government in 1995. This was revised in 2008.
  • Coordination of effective implementation of the National Population Policy and programmes countrywide.
  • Increased understanding of inter-linkages between population and development issues thus putting them high on the agenda.
  • Supported the integration of population variables into development plans and programmes at national, sectoral, district and lower levels.
  • Establised an institutional framework for the implementation of the population policy and programme at district and lower levels.
  • Established strategic partnerships with Government Line Ministries and agencies, Parliament, Civil Society Organisations, International Organisations and development partners on population and development issues.
  • Mobilised resources for the implementation of the National Population Policy and Programme.
  • Developed a Strategic Plan, a Monitoring and Evaluation Framework and a National Population Action Plan for operationalization of the National Population Policy.