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    • New Directions in Teacher Education in East Africa 

      Kajubi, W. Senteza (International Review of Education, 1971)
      The three countries of Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda, of 650,000 square miles and an estimated population million, form a compact geographical and quasi-political East African Community. They have much in common: Lake Victoria; ...
    • Educational priorities in Africa 

      Kajubi, W. Senteza (Prospects, 1973)
      When over half the nation is illiterate and the people clamour for education; when public expenditure on education is mounting, but the number of children who are denied the right to education is increasing; when classroom ...
    • Testing for linear engel curves 

      Kasekende, Louis (Elsevier Ltd, 1984)
      The demand system, NLES, proposed recently by Blundell and Ray (1982), is shown to aggregate consistently across households. It is then used to analyse time series expenditure data of Korea, Greece, Israel and Puerto Rico. ...
    • Spurious high-tone extensions in Luganda 

      Hyman, Larry M.; Katamba, Francis X. (South African Journal of African Languages, 1990)
      A handful of mostly older descriptions of Bantu tone systems note an unexpected H tone effect on verb stems containing a causative -j- or passive -u- extension. Meeussen cites these effects as archaic and reconstructs H ...
    • Uganda: contradictions of the IMF programme and perspective 

      Mutebile, Emmanuel Tumusiime (Willey, 1991)
      In his article ‘Uganda: Contradictions of the IMF Programme and Perspective’, published in Development and Change in July 1990, Professor Mamdani sought to criticize the stabilization and structural adjustment programme ...
    • Financing of higher education in Uganda 

      Kajubi, W. Senteza (Higher Education, 1992)
      Uganda faces severe financial constraints which have resulted in a serious decline in the quality of higher education and the government faces an urgent need to find new sources of finance for higher education. At present ...
    • A New Approach to Tone in Luganda 

      Hyman, Larry M.; Katamba, Francis X. (Language, 1993)
      Since McCawley 1970, the Luganda tone system has been well known for its property of allowing at most one High]to Low pitch drop per word. To account for this property, the underlying system has been analyzed both in terms ...
    • Optimality of Supermarket Inventory Policies Under Stochastic Demand in Uganda:A Case Study of Milk Powder Product 

      Mubiru, Kizito Paul; Kariko-Buhwezi, Bernard; Lating, Peter (PROCEEDING OF THE EIGTH OPERATIONS RESEARCH SOCIETY FOR EASTERN AFRICA (ORSEA) INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE, 1998)
      Effective inventory management requires cost-effective methods in determining the optimal ordering decisions of cycle inventories in a stochastic demand environment. In this paper, an inventory model with stochastic demand ...
    • Social Disclosure in Uganda? A research note on investigating absence 

      Kisenyi, Vincent; Gray, Rob (Social & Environmental Accounting, 1998)
      Western researchers in the (so-called) developed nations can too easily become myopic in their fascination with the parochial concerns of their own countries. Whilst we are steadily learning more about social and ...
    • Uganda's experience with aid 

      Kasekende, Louis (Oxford academic, 1999)
      This paper presents Uganda's experience with aid flows over the period 1970-96. It discusses the compilation of aid data and also reviews the chronological developments in aid flows to Uganda. Over this period, the sectoral ...
    • Women’ S Attitudes To Condoms And Female-Controlled Means Of Protection Against HIV And STDS In South-Western Uganda 

      Hart, G. J.; Pool, R.; Green, G.; Harrison, S.; Nyanzi, S. (Aids Care, 1999)
      The consistent and correct use of the male condom makes it highly effective in both disease prevention and as a contraceptive method. However, it is also well recognized that its use is under men's control. Because of this ...
    • Impact of liberalization on key markets in sub-Saharan Africa 

      Kasekende, Louis (Willey, 1999)
      During the 1970s, Uganda suffered from an economic crisis characterized by distortions in all sectors of the economy. The exchange rate, for example, was highly overvalued, inflation was in the double-digit range while ...
    • Integrating Women’s Reproductive Roles with Productive Activities in Commerce: The Case of Businesswomen in Kampala, Uganda 

      Kwagala, Betty (Urban Studies, 1999)
      Uganda has registered signi® cant improvement regarding economic growth and the raising of women’s status at the macro level. Commerce is one of the sectors that attracts women of varying social status. The paper is based ...
    • Household Coping Strategies in Response to the Introduction of User Charges for Social Service : A Case Study on Health in Uganda 

      Lucas, Henry; Nuwagaba, Augustus (Institute of Development Studies, 1999)
      This study examines approaches to health care seeking and financing by households living in communities in two poor rural districts of Uganda. It seeks to explore differences in the choice of provider and methods of funding ...
    • Men’s Attitudes To Condoms And Female Controlled Means Of Protection Against HIV And STDS In South-Western Uganda 

      Pool, Robert; Hart, Graham; Green, Gillian; Harrison, Susan; Nyanzi, Stella; Whitworth, Jimmy (Culture, Health & Sexuality, 2000)
      There is widespread demand for the development of female controlled methods of protection against sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) and HIV. The success of such methods will not only depend on their acceptability to ...
    • Socializing influences and the value of sex: the experience of adolescent school girls in rural Masaka, Uganda 

      Kinsman, John; Nyanzi, Stella; Pool, Robert (Uganda. Culture, health & sexuality, 2000)
      In order to explore the socializing in¯uences which have shaped rural adolescent schoolgirls’ views and values about sex in a high HIV prevalence area of Uganda, detailed qualitative data was obtained over a one year ...
    • “The Real and the Ideal”: Teacher Roles and Competences in South African Policy and Practice 

      Harley, Ken; Barasa, Fred; Bertram, Carol; Pillay, Shervani (International Journal of Educational Development, 2000)
      olicy-makers have placed great faith in education as a means of transforming and developing South African society. Recent policy documents specify occupational, professional and academic roles and competences for teachers. ...
    • Information and its value to health workers in rural Uganda: a qualitative perspective 

      Musoke, Maria G. N. (Health libraries review, 2000)
      A study was conducted in 1998/99 to investigate the accessibility and use of information by health workers in rural Uganda. Data were collected qualitatively using semi-structured interviews. As a qualitative study, it ...
    • Market-Oriented Public Management in Uganda: Benchmarking International Best Practise? 

      Kiiza, Julius (A Journal of African Studies, 2000)
      This paper examines the phenomenon of"new" pulblic management in Uganda in the broader context of the history of administrative reform, the quality management revolution, and the rise of economic rationalism over ...
    • Female Control Of Sexuality: Illusion Or Reality? Use Of Vaginal Products In South West Uganda 

      Green, Gill; Pool, Robert; Harrison, Susan; Hart, Graham J.; Wilkinson, Joanie; Nyanzi, Stella; Whitworth, James A.G. (Social Science & Medicine, 2001)
      This paper reports on a trial of vaginal products that were distributed and used by 131 women and 21 men in south west Uganda. It focuses specifically upon the issue of female control in heterosexual relationships and ...