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WORLD POPULATION DAY 2014
World Population Day Guest of Honor, the Vice President of Uganda His Excellency Edward Sekandi inspecting the Population Secretariat march
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2014 World Population Day celebrations
Population Secretariat staff marching at the World Population Day 2014 National celebrations held in Dokolo District
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WORLD POPULATION DAY 2014
World Population Day 2014 celebrations in Dokolo District
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LAUNCH OF STATE OF UGANDA POPULATION REPORT (SUPRE) 2013
Minister of Finance Planning and Economic Development launching the State of Uganda Population Report 2013
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WORLD POPULATION DAY 2014
The Guest of Honor, The Vice President of the Republic of Uganda His Excellency Edward Sekandi inspecting the Population Secretariat exhibition at the World Population Day National Celebrations, 11 July 2014 in Dokolo district
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World Population Day National Public Dialogue 2014
Panelists at the recently held World Population Day Public Dialogue 2014 The theme was: “Realizing the Demographic Dividend; Challenges and Opportunities for Uganda"
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World Population Day National Public Dialogue 2014
A youth participant contributing at the recently concluded Public Dialogue
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Population Secretariat Annual Media Awards 2013
The Daily Monitor's Ayebazibwe Agatha receives an award for Best Print Journalist in the Population Secretariat 2013 Media Awards
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POPULATION SECRETARIAT staff
Staff members of Population Secretariat at the recently concluded staff retreat
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World Population Day 2014 Community Project
The Director Population Secretariat handing over computer sets, and a resource library centre(at the back) to the LC V Chairperson of Dokolo District and the Headmaster of Iguli Girls Secondary School as part of the community project to mark the World Population Day 2014 in Dokolo District
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World Population Day 2014 Community Project
Popsec Staff constructing a shower stand and installation of solar panels for the Iguli Girls Secondary School as part of the community project in Dokolo District to commemorate the World Population Day 2014
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World Population Day 2014
Some of the activities at the World Population Day 2014 celebrations in Dokolo District
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Welcome to Population Secretariat
Population Projection

35,400,000

Our Vision

An institution that is reputable and credible for the promotion and coordination of 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.