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Important Merger Announcement!

March 23, 2017

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A CHILD’S VOICE TO JOIN THE FOUNDATION FOR HOPE & GRACE A Child’s Voice to join The Foundation of Hope & Grace in effort to strengthen advocacy for vulnerable children and families in Uganda. Dear Friends & Supporters of A Child’s Voice, We have some very exciting news to share with you. Today, A Child’s Voice (ACV) and The Foundation […]

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Children’s Act Amendment Bill

March 3, 2016

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As was recently announced, the Parliament of Uganda passed a children’s act amendment bill on Wednesday, March 2nd, 2016. This bill restricts legal guardianships to only nationals of Uganda, and changes the adoption fostering period from 36 months to 12 months. The passing of this bill has been received with mixed feelings. Some people are glad […]

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{Family} Ties That Bind

April 5, 2015

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Every week, CAA staff in Uganda encounter families affected by vulnerability, and the various politics involved that affect this population in significant ways. Especially when conducting orphan investigations requested by prospective adoptive families, we see such a wide range of cases that turn out to be truthful and straightforward as well as those founded upon fraudulent activity and inaccurate […]

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When Everyone’s Worst Nightmare Happens

April 23, 2013

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(Thoughts from Freda Luzinda, director of Child Advocacy Africa) A few weeks ago, I was contacted by investigative journalists from NTV Uganda*. The purpose of their contact was to ask for the position of CAA regarding a disturbing situation they were documenting. After learning more about this situation from the parties involved in Uganda, it became apparent […]

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