tag:compassion.com,2011-06-09:5-48731 Uganda News 2014-12-30T15:04:55.44-07:00 Compassion International Advisory: Earthquake in Uganda tag:compassion.com,2016-46-10:5-112287 2016-11-30T13:46:20-07:00 2016-09-10T13:46:08-06:00

The 5.7 magnitude earthquake that struck northwest Tanzania on September 10th, also impacted the Central region of Uganda.

Advisory: Political Unrest (Uganda) tag:compassion.com,2016-27-02:5-105926 2016-03-04T13:27:42-07:00 2016-03-02T13:27:25-07:00

Tensions continue in western Uganda as deep-seated tribal conflicts surface after a recent election. Six beneficiaries lost their homes in a fire. Three student centers also remain closed: UG-256, UG-257 and UG-258.

Advisory: Heavy Rains in Mexico tag:compassion.com,2014-36-30:5-82447 2014-07-30T12:36:49-06:00 2014-07-30T12:36:43-06:00

Heavy rains and strong winds damaged buildings near the town of Pijijiapan in Chiapas, Mexico. The homes of eight children were damaged. No injuries have been reported.

Advisory: Flooding in Uganda May 2014 tag:compassion.com,2014-36-18:5-81470 2014-06-18T12:36:49-06:00 2014-06-18T12:36:43-06:00

Heavy rains and flooding recently occurred near Kasese, Uganda. The families of 216 children from three child development centers had their crops destroyed by the flooding.

Update 3: Flooding in Uganda tag:compassion.com,2013-00-16:5-69847 2013-05-16T00:00:00-06:00 2013-05-16T00:00:00-06:00

Compassion Uganda has provided more information about the flooding in the Kasese District on May 1, 2013.

Update: Flooding in Uganda tag:compassion.com,2013-00-10:5-69525 2013-05-10T00:00:00-06:00 2013-05-10T00:00:00-06:00

Compassion Uganda has provided more information about the flooding that occurred in the Kasese District on May 1, 2013.

Update 2: Flooding in Uganda tag:compassion.com,2013-00-10:5-69558 2013-05-10T00:00:00-06:00 2013-05-10T00:00:00-06:00

Compassion Uganda has provided more information about the flooding that occurred in the Kasese District on May 1, 2013.

Advisory: Flooding in Uganda tag:compassion.com,2013-00-06:5-69257 2013-05-06T00:00:00-06:00 2013-05-06T00:00:00-06:00

Heavy rains caused the Nyamwamba and Nyamugasani rivers to overflow in Uganda’s Kasese District on May 1, 2013.

Update: Landslide in Uganda tag:compassion.com,2013-00-15:5-65544 2013-04-15T00:00:00-06:00 2013-04-15T00:00:00-06:00

Heavy rains during the first week of April caused a landslide in the southwestern area of Uganda.

Advisory: Heavy Rains in Uganda tag:compassion.com,2013-00-11:5-63264 2013-02-11T00:00:00-07:00 2013-02-11T00:00:00-07:00

Heavy rains along with a hailstorm hit southwestern Uganda on January 30-31, 2013.

Advisory: Heavy Rains in Uganda tag:compassion.com,2012-00-05:5-60144 2012-10-05T00:00:00-06:00 2012-10-05T00:00:00-06:00

Heavy rains caused flooding in the Bududa District of Uganda on September 19-20, 2012.

Advisory: Ebola virus in Uganda tag:compassion.com,2012-00-07:5-58168 2012-08-07T00:00:00-06:00 2012-08-07T00:00:00-06:00

An outbreak of the Ebola virus has been affecting Uganda since the end of July. As a precaution, the national government has prohibited public gatherings in the affected areas.

Advisory: Landslide in Uganda tag:compassion.com,2012-00-02:5-57380 2012-07-02T00:00:00-06:00 2012-07-02T00:00:00-06:00

Heavy rains have caused a landslide in Uganda’s Bududa District. 

Advisory: Homes Demolished in Uganda tag:compassion.com,2011-00-12:5-49932 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2011-07-12T00:00:00-06:00
Children and families were recently evicted from their homes. Nearly 100 Compassion-assisted children are now homeless.
Advisory: Hailstorm in Uganda tag:compassion.com,2011-45-07:5-45943 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2011-03-07T16:45:00-07:00

Regardless of the collapse of the Compassion center, normal center activities have resumed.