Guide to Ateso Language

The Atɛsɔ Language Orthography was created way back in the 1960s and was reviewed years later. However, the language continued to develop. In this course of development there were differences identified between the spoken language and the written language. These differences were mainly dialectal, ranging from tone to lexis to grammar. As a result, the

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Knowledge & Connection for Sustainable Development

Keynote Address at the 5th Teso Development International Conference De Vere Selsdon Estate Hotel, London, United Kingdom By Dr. Young Gil Lee, Vice Chancellor, Kumi University, Uganda KNOWLEDGE is a strategic force for sustainable development. If we focus primarily on traditional way of doing economy, there will be no leap-frogging toward new society in Teso

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Shaping Karamoja’s Development Agenda

By Ambrose Dbins Toolit Many decades ago, it was common to hear people joke that “we shall not wait for Karamoja to develop”, such remarks were not uttered entirely in jest but as an expression of the reality of the under developed nature Karamoja region. Karamoja historically has been viewed as a violent, backward, underdeveloped

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Advertise on IWA Website

We are happy to announce availability of advertising space on our website. Over the last 12 months, June 2017 to May 2018, 53,968 people visited our website. This is an average of 4,497 visitors per month or 150 per day. We are calling on businesses and organisations to advertise their products or services on our

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TDIC 2018 Conference Guidelines

Teso Development International Conference | Saturday 22nd – Sunday 23rd September 2018  | De Vere Selsdom Estate Hotel, London, UK | Theme: Working Together for Sustainable Development PREPARATION GUIDELINES The overall goal of the conference is to unite, promote collaboration, and foster partnerships with young people and women, in identifying strategies for achieving sustainable development of the Ateker people,

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5th Teso Development International Conference, 2018

I am happy to announce that the 5th Annual Teso Development International Conference (TDIC) will take place on Saturday 22nd and Sunday 23rd September 2018 at the 4-Star De Vere Selsdon Estate Hotel, London, UK. TDIC 2018 is organized by Iteso Welfare Association (IWA) UK, in collaboration with Iteso Cultural Union (ICU) UK and Karamoja Association

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The Iteso: Resistance, Adaptation, and Revival – Key Note Address

By Dr. Patrick Igulot, PhD Key Note Address at the 4th Annual Teso Development International Conference, University of East London, London, UK. 18th–23rd September 2017. The theme of the conference: Teso: Past, Present, and Future. Abstract The history of Teso (Uganda) at the turn of the 20th century has not been told consistently. In this

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The Untapped Potential of Teso – Key Note Address

By Professor Venansius Baryamureeba, PhD A Keynote Speech delivered on 18th September 2017 at the 4th Teso Development International Conference hosted by Iteso Welfare Association UK (IWA UK) at the University of East London, London, United Kingdom, 18th—23rd September 2017: Conference theme- Teso: Past, Present, and Future. Abstract Teso faces several development challenges including poor standards

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IWA State-of-the-Art Specialist Referral Hospital

Introduction The government health policy in Uganda emphasises the minimum health care package. The minimum health care package emphasises, health promotion, disease prevention and maternal and child health. As a result of this policy, services for advanced healthcare needs are inadequate across Uganda.  In Teso sub region in eastern Uganda, like the rest of Uganda,

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