CALL FOR PROPOSALS: Enhancing Access to Justice through Innovative Digital Solutions

ABOUT JUSTICE AND ACCOUNTABILITY REFORM (JAR) In December 2017, the European Union signed an agreement with the Ministry of Finance, Planning, and Economic Development (MoFPED) to provide 66 million Euros for three years to strengthen performance and reforms in the Justice Law and Order Sector and Accountability Sector. The Justice Law and Order Sector (JLOS) is a sector-wide approach (SWAP) adopted by the Uganda Government since 2000 to bring together…

Cabinet approves new Judiciary structure

KAMPALA -- Cabinet has approved the implementation of the revised structure that will see the Judiciary become an autonomous arm of government and among others, the salaries for judges increased by about 40% whereas the Court of Appeal will extend wings to regions. Whereas Judiciary is the third arm of government, it is currently operating as a government department. Addressing journalists on Wednesday at the Uganda Media Centre in Kampala,…

#COVID-19: Additional operating procedures for the ODPP

CIRCULAR: Additional operating procedures for the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions (ODPP) during the COVID-19 pandemic (Release date: June 21, 2021) DOWNLOAD (PDF)

ODPP launches child-firendly rooms at regional offices

The Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions (ODPP) has launched child-friendly rooms at its regional offices in Kabale, Mbarara and Masaka. The launch of the child-friendly room in Kabale took place on 19th May 2021, presided over by Hon. Justice Moses Kazibwe, the Resident Judge of Kabale, was the Chief Guest. The launch of the Mbarara and Masaka child-friendly rooms took place today 20th May 2021, presided over by…