National Coalition on Indigenous Minority Groups formed

National Coalition on Indigenous Minority Groups formed

 
In 2012, CCFU initiated a programme to enhance the cultural rights of indigenous minority groups (IMGs) and worked directly with the Ik, Benet and Bamba, Babwisi, Bavanoma. Three policy briefs highlighting the status of their cultural rights revealed common concerns in respect to identity and recognition; education and language;

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World Heritage Day 2017

What have you done to protect Uganda’s rich cultural heritage?
See our work towards protecting Kampala’s historical buildings and sites promoting heritage education for young people, cultural entrepreneurship, supporting community museums and advocacy for a conducive policy environment.
World Heritage Day is celebrated on 18 April every year. In spite

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The 2016 Heritage Competition: young people awarded

The 2016 Heritage Competition: young people awarded

The ceremony brought together about 120 people, including representatives from government, academic and religious institutions and civil society; cultural heritage promoters; the media; students, teachers and well-wishers, to witness the awarding of 13 winners of the 2016 National Heritage Competition at the Uganda Museum, in Kampala.
The Annual Heritage Competition

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CCFU launches the “Culture in Development” Training Guide

CCFU launches the “Culture in Development” Training Guide

The “Culture in Development” Training Guide (second edition) has been produced by the Cross-Cultural Foundation of Uganda (CCFU). This was launched on 1st April 2016 by Prof. Peter Kanyandago (a cultural enthusiast) of Uganda Martyrs University, Nkozi.
The guide is meant to enable trainers and development workers acquire hands-on knowledge

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Launching the 2016 National Heritage Awards – Be part of it!

Launching the 2016 National Heritage Awards – Be part of it!

Every 3 years, the National Heritage Awards recognise individuals and organisations for their excellent contribution to preserving and promoting our heritage – whether built, natural or intangible. This might be an effort to preserve a historical property, an endangered language or custom, an effort to preserve a threatened part of

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World Heritage Day 2016

World Heritage Day 2016

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Madi Community Museum launched on World Heritage Day, 2016
Madi sub region joined the international community to celebrate the World Heritage Day (18th of April) by launching Madi Community Museum located at Metu sub county headquarters in Moyo District. The launch event was presided over by the LCV Chairperson

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