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Uganda: Journalist recounts tale about the everyday life of teachers

published 11 April 2006 updated 8 June 2018

EI recently commisioned an article by Ugandan journalist about the everyday life of local teachers. To give the world an insight into the hardships and challenges faced by teachers in the impoverished country, Harriette Athieno Onyalla met with several of them, who told her of the hopes and disappointments they encountered in the exercise of their profession.

The article is written within the framework of EI's programme to involve teacher unions in the Education For All (EFA) initiative. Uganda is one of the 17 countries from which the 26 teacher unions involved in the programme, are located. EI member organisations are free to reproduced the article and its photos so long as EI is mentioned as the originator. For more information, please contact our headoffice. To read the article, please click on the link below.