Lobbying is a visible and influential aspect of every political system in the world. However, most of the times it is taken with suspicion and sometimes also labelled as being a "glorified pimp". Despite having a bad name, lobbying is one activity that all the formal and informal entities from academia to profit business to non-profit organizations engage themselves in. And no matter how it is taken at different level, we as change makers and advocate of social change are not going to stop lobbying as it is one of the means to make change happen at policy level and at ground.
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girl child Education
Many young girls are out of school and are being forced to work or get married, we need laws prohibiting this menace. Girls have a right to education
I am currently working with a group on lobbying some duty bearers to intensify work on drug and substance abuse in Jamestown- Accra, Ghana.
inequitable distribution of water
Al Kom Youth group addressed the issue of inequitable distribution of water. 150 participated in the large meetings and awareness raising sessions, 100 females & 50 males. Ministry of Local Government decided in 2013 to merge 5 village councils in Dura Municipality. The village supposed to receiv...
In 1986, Uganda emerged from a 5 year year bloody civil war, the president formerly a rebel ousted the sitting president and placed put the country under one party system. In this system commonly referred to as the Movement system, it was illegal to engage in partisan party politics. The proponen...