AMICAALL Uganda oriented the newly elected urban leaders during the 5th urban leaders’ forum held on November 10th at Imperial Royale Hotel in Kampala. A number of presentations on issues of urban interest like urban HIV/AIDS, Reproductive Health; Water, Sanitation and Hygiene, and Urban policy were made. Details of the presentations made during the forum can be got here:
In his remarks during the orientation, Hon. Tom Butiime who represented the Rt. Hon. Prime Minister, informed the forum that more cities and other urban areas are to be created according the vision 2040 and the National Development Plan II and emphasized the need for proper planning to ensure services reach the people. He added that a healthy population was critical in achieving the middle income status by 2020. AMICAALL Uganda membership includes Cities, Municipalities and Town councils which are represented by Mayors and Town Clerks.