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A prosperous Uganda with sustainable, equitable development and a high quality of life of the people.

  • UDN, CIGI organise high level Conference on African Perspectives on Sovereign Debt Restructuring
    UDN, CIGI organise high level Conference on African Perspectives on Sovereign Debt Restructuring

    The Vice President of the Republic of Uganda, Hon. Edward Ssekandi (front row, centre) with UDN Chairman, Prof. Ezra Suruma (right) and other conference participants after the VP officially opened the 2-day meeting, 7th August 2014.

  • Civil Society applauds Government action against Corruption in LC Bicycle case
    Civil Society applauds Government action against Corruption in LC Bicycle case

    UDN's Julius Kapwepwe Mishambi (centre) addresses the media during a Press Conference on 27th July, 2014 to recognise Government efforts in the fight against Corruption, after the sentencing of Mr. John Kashaka and his co-accused in the botched LC Bicycle fraud case.

  • UDN launches Community Radio Programme in Bunyoro Sub-Region
    UDN launches Community Radio Programme in Bunyoro Sub-Region

    UDN Executive Director, Mr. Patrick Tumwebaze (left) speaks about UDN work in the Bunyoro Broadcasting Station studios during the launch of the new community radio talkshow in Masindi, July 2014.

  • UDN and CSBAG lobby Parliamentary Budget Office on Public Finance Bill
    UDN and CSBAG lobby Parliamentary Budget Office on Public Finance Bill

    The Director of the Budget Office (Ministry of Finance), Mr. Kenneth Mugambe (6th right) hosted a team from the Civil Society Budget Advocacy Group (CSBAG) on May 16th, 2014.

  • Ethics Minister launches NUSAF II SACM Project
    Ethics Minister launches NUSAF II SACM Project

    Seated: UDN Executive Director, Patrick Tumwebaze (extreme right), World Bank Country Manager, Moustapha Ndyaye (3rd right), Ethics and Intergrity Minister, Hon. Fr. Lokodo (centre) and the IGG, Ms. Irene Mulyagonja (3rd left) pose for a group photo with others after the launch of the 1-year Social Accountability and Community Monitoring (SACM) Project in Gulu, 15th May 2014.

  • UDN staff trained in ArcGIS Aid Data Tracking mechanisms
    UDN staff trained in ArcGIS Aid Data Tracking mechanisms

    Daniel Chapman, a summer fellow (intern) from the University of Texas trains UDN staff in the use of geo-coded data to track the distribution and effeciency of Donor Aid funds using the ArcGIS software.

  • Kayunga Communities monitor Government Programmes
    Kayunga Communities monitor Government Programmes

    After receiving training in the Community Based Monitoring and Evaluation System (CBMES), a community monitor from Kayunga District presents a monitoring report to district officials during the District Dialogue organised by UDN, July 2014.

  • Ethics Minister launches UDN's anti-corruption mural
    Ethics Minister launches UDN's anti-corruption mural

    Uganda's State Minister for Ethics and Intergity, Hon. Fr. Simon Lokodo delivers his speech after launching UDN's Anti-Corruption Mural at Kigumba, Kiryandongo District, March 2014.

  • UDN calls on community vigilance in fighting corruption
    UDN calls on community vigilance in fighting corruption

    UDN's Executive Director and Director of Programmes join locals from Kiryandongo and other invited guests in a procession to mark the launch of the Kigumba Mural

  • UDN elects new Board of Directors
    UDN elects new Board of Directors

    Outgoing UDN Board Chairperson, Prof. Edward Kakonge (right) hands over instruments of power to the new Vice Chairperson, Ms. Christine Nantongo, November 2012

  • One face of the Kigumba Anti-Corruption mural
    One face of the Kigumba Anti-Corruption mural

    One face of the Kigumba Anti-Corruption mural shortly after it was unveiled on 6th March, 2014 UDN has also erected two other murals at Kayabwe Equator point, Mpigi (2012) and Busitema, Busia (2013)

  • UDN holds press conference on Corruption
    UDN holds press conference on Corruption

    Director of Programmes, Julius Kapwepwe Mishambi (in red t-shirt) presents the Civil Society Statement calling for Expeditious passing of Key Anti-Corruption Laws by Government during a Press Conference on 23rd March, 2014

  • Community monitors receive Social Accountability training
    Community monitors receive Social Accountability training

    UDN staff conduct a Community Based Monitoring and Evaluation System (CBMES) Training for CBOs in Mityana District, March 2014. Similar trainings were conducted in Nebbi, Kayunga and Masindi.

  • The Anti-Corruption Mural at Busitema Junction, Busia
    The Anti-Corruption Mural at Busitema Junction, Busia

    Another face of UDN's Anti-Corruption mural at Busitema on the Kampala-Busia-Tororo Highway, launched on 12th December 2013.

  • The Anti-Corruption Mural at Busitema
    The Anti-Corruption Mural at Busitema
  • The Anti-Corruption Mural at Busitema Kampala-Busia-Tororo Highway
    The Anti-Corruption Mural at Busitema Kampala-Busia-Tororo Highway
  • The Kayabwe Mural at the Equator point, Kayabwe-Mpigi
    The Kayabwe Mural at the Equator point, Kayabwe-Mpigi

    One of the 2 faces of the Kayabwe Mural at the Equator point, Kayabwe-Mpigi on the Kampala-Masaka Highway launched in November 2012

  • The Kayabwe Mural at the Equator point, Kayabwe-Mpigi
    The Kayabwe Mural at the Equator point, Kayabwe-Mpigi

    The second face of the Kayabwe Anti-Corruption Mural at the Equator point in Mpigi along the Kampala Masaka Highway. It was launched in November 2012.

Welcome to UDN

Uganda Debt Network (UDN) was formed in 1996 as an ad hoc coalition of organizations and individuals to campaign for debt relief for Uganda under the Highly Indebted Poor Countries (HIPC) Initiative of The World Bank and the International Monetary Fund (IMF).

In 1998, UDN was registered as a non-governmental organization (NGO) under the NGO Registration Statute and started operating. In 1999, UDN was incorporated as Limited Liability Company with no shareholding under Company Law 1964. In according with the provisions of the Non-Governmental Organisations Registration Act, UDN was registered with the NGO Board in November 2011. Read More..

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