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Uganda

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People

Cyanne Loyle

Cyanne Loyle

PRIO Global Fellow

Fanny Nicolaisen

Fanny Nicolaisen

Research Assistant

Kendra Dupuy

Kendra Dupuy

Senior Researcher

Kristian Hoelscher

Kristian Hoelscher

Senior Researcher

Kristin Bergtora Sandvik

Kristin Bergtora Sandvik

Research Professor in Humanitarian Studies

Kumar Rupesinghe

Kumar Rupesinghe

Researcher

Øystein H. Rolandsen

Øystein H. Rolandsen

Research Professor

Primus Che Chi

Primus Che Chi

Researcher, Karolinska Institutet

Tarsis B. Kabwegyere

Tarsis B. Kabwegyere

Guest Researcher

Publications

Peer-reviewed Journal Article

Rustad, Siri Aas; Helga Malmin Binningsbø; Haakon Gjerløw; Francis Mwesigye; Tony Odokonyero & Gudrun Østby (2021) Maternal Health Care Among Refugees and Host Communities in Northern Uganda: Access, Quality, and Discrimination, Frontiers in Global Women's Health 2.
Chi, Primus Che; Patience Bulage & Gudrun Østby (2020) Equity in aid allocation and distribution: A qualitative study of key stakeholders in Northern Uganda, PLoS ONE. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0226612.
Carling, Jørgen (2017) Visualizing the transnational connections of China’s most African neighbourhood, Environment and Planning a 49(6): 1209–1213.
Chi, Primus Che; Patience Bulage; Henrik Urdal & Johanne Sundby (2015) A qualitative study exploring the determinants of maternal health service uptake in post-conflict Burundi and Northern Uganda, BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 15(18).
Chi, Primus Che; Patience Bulage; Henrik Urdal & Johanne Sundby (2015) Perceptions of the effects of armed conflict on maternal and reproductive health services and outcomes in Burundi and Northern Uganda: a qualitative study, BMC International Health and Human Rights 15(7): 1–15.
Sandvik, Kristin Bergtora (2012) Negotiating the Humanitarian Past: History, Memory, and Unstable Cityscapes in Kampala, Uganda, Refugee Survey Quarterly 31(1): 108–122.
Sandvik, Kristin Bergtora (2011) Blurring Boundaries: Refugee Resettlement in Kampala—between the Formal, the Informal, and the Illegal, PoLAR: Political and Legal Anthropology Review 34(1): 11–32.

Monograph

Hveem, Helge (1972) Uganda. Beskrivning av et u-land [Uganda. Description of a Developing Country]. Stockholm: Utbildningsförlaget.

Book Chapter

Sandvik, Kristin Bergtora (2013) Rights-Based Humanitarianism as Emancipation or Stratification? Rumors and Procedures of Verification in Urban Refugee Management in Kampala, Uganda, in Derman, Bill; Anne Hellum; & Kristin Bergtora Sandvik, eds, Worlds of Human Rights. the Ambiguities of Rights Claiming in Africa. Leiden: Brill.
Jørgensen, Jan Jelmert (1975) The Politcal Economy of Uganda: The Roots of Structural Dependence, in Anglin, Douglas; & Clyde Sanger, eds, Dependence and Development in Africa. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Edited Volume

Anderson, David M.; & Øystein H. Rolandsen, eds, (2015) Politics and Violence in Eastern Africa: The Struggles of Emerging States. London & New York: Routledge.
Rupesinghe, Kumar (ed.) (1989) Conflict Resolution in Uganda. London: James Curry Ltd.

Popular Article

Lohne, Kjersti & Anette Bringedal Houge (2015) Offer og krigsforbryter [Victim and War Criminal], Klassekampen, 20 January.

PRIO Policy Brief

Loyle, Cyanne; Dacan Nobert; Nkayimbi Sarah; Acen Susan Oroma & Lino Owor Ogora (2021) Justice during the War with the Lord’s Resistance Army in Uganda, PRIO Policy Brief, 8. Oslo: PRIO.

PRIO Paper

Høigilt, Jacob; Åshild Falch & Øystein H. Rolandsen (2010) The Sudan Referendum and Neighbouring Countries: Egypt and Uganda, PRIO Paper. Oslo: PRIO.

Blog Posts

Cultural Heritage and Renewable Energy: How Bujagali Hydro-Electricity Generation Project sparked a latent conflict

Posted by Kabanda Umar & Francis Mwesigye on Thursday, 1 July 2021

The Bujagali hydropower dam, on the Bujagali Falls, is located on the Victoria Nile on Dumbbell Island, in Jinja. It is an important hydropower project in Uganda, and was initially approved in 1994 as the lowest cost option to increase power production in the country with a total cost of ... Read more »

Mind the Gap: Policy, Righting wrongs and circumventing oil curses in Uganda’s Albertine region

Posted by Dennis Jjuuko on Thursday, 20 May 2021

Uganda has signed a pipeline deal with Tanzania and Total to transport crude oil from Uganda’s Albertine region to Tanzania’s Tanga port for refining, but the secrecy that surrounds this $3.5 billion project attracts questions around its viable benefit to the citizenry. For Uganda, this oil presents huge opportunities and ... Read more »

Green Spaces for “Green” Energy: What Are the Implications of Damming Murchison Falls National Park in Uganda?

Posted by Francis Mwesigye & Reagan Redd on Tuesday, 13 April 2021

Like many countries in Sub-Saharan Africa, Uganda finds itself with a steadily growing population and emerging economy. Simultaneously, the government struggles to provide basic services to its growing population, while preserving its natural resources. Encapsulated within this struggle is an ongoing debate between conservationists and the Ugandan government over the ... Read more »

Safeguarding women after disasters: some progress, but not enough

Posted by Kristin B. Sandvik on Wednesday, 15 May 2019

Hundreds of Mozambicans were killed and thousands made homeless recently by Cyclones Idai and Kenneth. Almost immediately, there were reports of a sadly familiar story: women being forced to trade sex for food by local community leaders distributing aid. Globally, international organisations appear to be grappling with the issue more seriously than before. Yet reports about ... Read more »

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