James W. Kisekka

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Mind the gap: why UN development goals must tackle economic inequality

The sustainable development agenda is doomed without a goal to end inequality. We must reject the politics of the fortunate few<p>This month we have a once-in-a-generation opportunity to force our governments to face up to an uncomfortable reality – that promises of sustainable development are hollow …

The High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development: Orchestration by Default and Design | Sustainable development Goals

The High-Level Political Forum on sustainable development (HLPF) is a central element in the emerging governance architecture for sustainable …

Post-2015 Discussion on Climate Change and the Sustainable Development Goals

Presented at the World Conference on Youth 2014 held in Sri Lanka by Karin Fernando from CEPA.

What makes me so tasty? 5 myths about mosquito bites

<b>(CNN) —</b> Just about everyone can agree that mosquitoes are more than a little annoying. They bite, the bites itch and the repellent stinks. Even more disturbing are the incurable viruses these tiny predators can carry, including West Nile, malaria, yellow fever, dengue fever and chikungunya.<p>But just …

Zungulu: 4 July 2014

You are safe, DP Ruto tells Kenyans

Deputy President William Ruto has assured Kenyans and those who want to invest in the country that they are secure.<p>This comes amidst heightened …

Chimpanzee language: Communication gestures translated

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/science_environment/1089000/1089136_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524693013_aece4f59f2b97aabbf7ab96a76f38712<p><b>Researchers say they have translated the meaning of gestures that wild chimpanzees use to communicate.</b><p>They say wild chimps communicate …

Ethnology

'Smart' luggage will text you when it gets lost

When an airline loses your luggage, it can take hours or even days to get someone to tell you where it ended up -- if it ever turns up at all. Wouldn't it be easier to hear from the luggage itself?<p>That's the promise of "smart luggage," in which GPS tracking chips are embedded in bags capable of …

‘Parliament pigs’ protesters granted bail

Court on Friday released two protesters who sneaked two piglets into parliament painted yellow.<p><b>Court on Friday released two protesters who sneaked</b> …

MP Nebanda’s death: Adam Kalungi is a free man

Adam Kalungi, former boyfriend of Butaleja Woman MP, Cerinah Nebanda is now a free man.<p>The High Court on Friday afternoon dropped charges of …

Judiciary

Terror suspects arrested at Forest mall released on police bond

The Joint Anti-Terrorism Task Force on Friday afternoon released suspected terrorists on police bond few hours after they were arrested at Forest …

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