GLOFORD Uganda Launches NEW website

Team GLOFORD today 20th July 2017 launches a NEW website at the Headquarters on Plot 11, Father Leo Odongo Road, Kichope Village, Ober Parish, Ojwina division, Lira Municipality. Join us in championing change as we empower communities and raise the next generation of leaders. read more →

Expanding service delivery through Youth Parliament

The youth of Barr sub-county are now happy that the services have been extended closer to them. Since their engagements with the HC leadership, the YoPs together with the elected youth leaders are now working with the HC to decentralize YFS and development information passage to the parish level. In this quarter, outreaches have been.. read more →

Youth Voices and participation through Youth Parliaments in Lira district, Northern Uganda

The youth in Uganda are at least 78 % of the population according to the Uganda National Population Census 2014. This youth surge remains a critical development discussion at global, regional, national and local levels. To make a contribution to youth organizing, empowerment and leadership for development, GLOFORD Uganda has designed and is implementing an.. read more →

Leading change, working with and for youth together

“I take responsibility to support and work with my fellow youth and work for them as a citizen of this country”, remarked by David Oula. David Oula is the Deputy Speaker of Ojwina division youth Parliament. He came on board about six months ago (May 2016) during the restructuring of the parliament. His passion for.. read more →

We are now coordinating youth work from here

The YoPs of Lira sub-county together with their elected youth leaders voiced the issue of office space in a number of dialogues with the leaders since 2015. They challenged their leaders on how without an office space youth affairs would be effectively coordinated at the sub county. During the LLG meeting to address that, they.. read more →

Hon. Jimmy Odong in the Youth Parliament

“At his best, nothing would have be achieved but Youth Parliament made it happen” At the start of the YoGAL project he came in like any other youth. “I couldn’t even imagine that day being elected as a YoP member of Omito Parish”, said Hon. Jimmy Odngo. I have been a bodaboda cyclist. He rides.. read more →

Lira Sub County HC III Now Fuctional!

“We have made it”; remarked, the leader of Lira sub county youth parliament. The journey was tough when GLOFORD started the Youth in Governance and Leadership-YoGAL project in Lira Sub County. The young people had a lot questions and problems than solutions. They raised these issues before leaders with all manners of tone. Some leaders.. read more →