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General

Africa by Eldis, Institute for Development Studies
Links to resources on the region, sorted by country. Eldis is an Internet gateway, produced by the British Library for Development Studies, funded by Danida.

Africa South of the Sahara- Uganda
Links to resources on the region, sorted by country and subjects. Prepared by Karen Fung for the Electronic Technology Group, African Studies Association, USA. At Stanford University.

African Studies WWW - Uganda
Links to resources on Africa, sorted by country and subjects. By the African Studies Center at the University of Pennsylvania, Prof. Sandra T. Barnes.

Africaserver (Netherlands)
Dutch gateway to Africa. Resources sorted by subjects and country.

Africa (AdmiNet) - Uganda
Links to other resources by country. By AdmiNet

African Studies Internet Resources - Uganda
Links to resources on Africa, sorted by country and region. Research-oriented. At Columbia University.

Greater Horn Information Exchange (GHIE)
Uganda page on GHIE, wich is catalyzing the sharing of site reports, fact sheets, activity summaries, data sets, scientific papers and analyses. By US Agency for International Development (USAID).

Infomail Uganda Limited
Links to sites and services from the Internet company.

Embassy of Uganda in Washington

US Department of the Army / Library of Congress: African Country Studies - Uganda
A continuing series of books prepared by the Federal Research Division of the Library of Congress under the Country Studies/Area Handbook Program sponsored by the Department of the Army. This online series presently contains studies of 85 countries.

World Factbook- Central Intelligence Agency, USA
Basic facts on all countries, maps and flags. Prepared by the Central Intelligence Agency for the use of US Government officials

World Bank: Countries and Regions: Uganda
Studies and findings from the World Bank group on Africa.


 

Culture

The Abayudaya Jews of Uganda
Nestled within the rolling hills and valleys of Eastern Uganda lives a community of 500 black Ugandans who practice Judaism, observing Jewish holidays, singing Hebrew songs , dining under the Laws of Kashrut, and keeping the Shabbat holy, as they have for generations.

Dance and Music from Uganda
In kiswahili, soon in English, they say.

Ethnologue Database
The Ethnologue is a catalogue of more than 6,700 languages spoken in 228 countries. The Ethnologue Name Index lists over 39,000 language names, dialect names, and alternate names. The Ethnologue Language Family Index organizes languages according to language families.

Uganda Music
On Afro-Caribbean Musics, devoted to the promotion of the Afro-Caribbean culture by the mean of it's music

Samite of Uganda
Home page of the famous musician.


 

Economy

Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA)
An organisation of free independent sovereign states which have agreed to co-operate in developing their natural and human resources for the good of all their people'. With its 21 member states and population of 385 million it forms a major integrated trading block.

MBendi's economic profile
By Mbendi Information Service. Information on the business opportunities and challenges in the countries of Africa, the companies and organisations active in various industry sectors (Oil, Gas, Chemicals, Mining etc.), the leading business and government personalities, a directory of products and services, the larger development projects currently underway in Africa, and information on the African Stock Exchanges.


 

Education


 

Health

Disability for Africa
A booklet produced by BBC World Service Education to accompany a series of radio broadcasts about disability in Africa. Also in Swahili.

HealthNet Africa - Uganda  - health information network. Covers many African countries.

Travelers' Health Advisories, 1996-1997 - Eastern Africa
Centers for Disease Control & Prevention, Atlanta, USA.

UPENN African Studies - Health Sector
Links to health related information including health profiles of many African countries.


 

Human Rights

Amnesty International - Uganda

US State Department - Human Rights Reports on Africa - Uganda
1993 | 1994 | 1995 | 1996 | 1997

African Human Rights Resource Center
A joint project of the Makerere University Human Rights and Peace Center and the University of Minnesota Human Rights Center

Queer Resources Directory
Human Rights and homosexuality in African countries

Human Rights Watch - Africa


 

News

@frica News Update
Daily news digest by the NCA, sorted by country, region and organisation. See also our index on news sources.

AP-Stories on Uganda
Associated Press
stories on Uganda, by The Washington Post.

AFP-Stories on Uganda (in English)
Agence France-Press (AFP) stories on Uganda. Requires payment.

Africa News Server - Uganda
African News Service reports on Uganda, by PanAfrican News Agency.

BBC World News Africa

Cable News Network CNN
Africa page on CNN.

The East African
A selection of articles from the latest issue of this Kenyan newspaper. Also covers Uganda news.

Great Lakes Monitor
Weekly electronic clipping service on political events in Burundi, Rwanda, the Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), and Uganda.

The Monitor
To view the latest news, you need a subscription to The Monitor Internet Edition. Free access will still be available to issues that are approximately six weeks old.

New Vision
Top stories from the electronic version of Uganda's leading newspaper with a daily circulation of 40,000 copies. For more news it is possible to subscribe to New Vision e-mail service (US $150).

OneWorld News Service - Uganda Page
News from organisations and bureaus participating in the One World project.

Reuter-Stories on Uganda
Reuters stories on Uganda, by Yahoo.

Uganda Confidential
Selected older articles from the print journal.

Washington Post Stories on Uganda
Recent WP stories.


 

Politics

 

Government

African Governments on the WWW - Uganda
By Gunnar Anzinger

African political resources - Uganda
Listings of political sites sorted by country, with links to parties, organisations, governments, media.

Elections and parliaments around the world - Uganda
Election facts by Wilfred Derksen.

 

Law

Unions & Movements

Parties


 

Tourism & Travel

City.Net Africa - Uganda
Links to other resources by country.

INFOHUB Uganda Page
INFOHUBs travel-related information on Uganda.

International Bicycle Fund
Biking in Uganda.

Kilimanjaro Adventure Travel
Includes pictures, and travel infomation to various parts of Africa

Lonely Planet - Uganda
Travel experiences and reccomendations.

Uganda - The Pearl of Africa
Facts and basic information, travel related information and links to other resources.