Research Papers/Topics in Law

Protection Of Ethnic Minorities In Uganda: A Case Study Of The Basongora Of Kasese District

ABSTRACT.The research analyzes the protection of ethnic minorities in Uganda and it was done inUganda. The study was guided by the research objectives.The research looks at the origin of the marginalization if the Basongora ethnic minority andwhat caused the same. It also looks at the problems faced by the Basongora ethnicminority and how the government has dealt with the aforementioned problem. Theresearch analyzes the legal framework and government policy on the protection ofminoritie...

Challenges Of Implementing The Right To Vote In Uganda: A Case Study Of The 2001 And 2006 Presidential And Parliamentary Elections, Rubaga Division - Kampala.

TABLE OF CONTENTS• Acknowledgement• Dedications• Declarations• List of AbbreviationsCHAPTER ONE:Background to the Study• Introduction and Background of the study• Statement of the Problem• Definition of key terms• Scope of the study• Objective of the Study• Hypothesis• Justification and Significance of the study• Review of Literature• Methodology• Arrangement of chapters• BudgetCHAPTER TWO:The Legal and Policy Framework.• Introduction• Constitutional Pro...

A Critical Appraisal On The Effectiveness Of The Law On Refugees In Uganda: A Case Study Of Sudanese Refugees

TABLE OF CONTENTSDEDICATION ........................................................................................................................................... iiiDECLARATION ........................................................................................................................................ ivACKNOWLEDGEMENT ......................................................................................................................... viLIST OF ABBREVIATIONS ................

An Examination Of The Status Of Women's Right To Equal Treatment In Uganda

Table of ContentsDECLARATION .................................................................................................................................... iAPPROVAL .......................................................................................................................................... iiDEDICATION ..................................................................................................................................... iiiACKNOWLEDGEMENT .......................

Status Of Unlawful Combatants And Their Protection Under International Humanitarian Law

ABSTRACTThe phenomenon of terrorism has brought so many challenges to InternationalHumanitarian Law. This dissertation analyses the provisions of InternationalHumanitarian Law which prohibit acts of terrorism and the legal issues raised byresponses to terrorist acts, i.e. by counter-terrorist operations or, as politiciansand the media have come to call it, "the war on terrorism". It has consideredthe views of various scholars regarding the status of so-called "unlawfulcombatants" and th...

Public Rights Claim Under Enviromental Law A Critical Analysis Of Public Interest Litigation In Uganda

ABSTRACTAn environmental law right has not been defined but vanous authorities, authors andenvironmentalists have categorized several of those human rights both substantive andprocedural rights to effect environmental law rights.The international instruments protecting these rights like Article 24 of African Charter onHuman and People's Rights (ACHPR) which states "All people have a right to generalsatisfactory environment favorable to the development"The other convention is the Intern...

A Critical Analysis Of Tax A Voidance In Tanzania Mainland: The Law And Practice Of Anti-A Voidance Provisions Under The Income Tax Act No.Ll Of 2004

ABSTRACTIt is expected by any society that they pay tax to raise government revenues so that in return thesociety is provided with all the services from the government. These are social services.maintaining law and order, ensuring defense and hosting other undeiiakings which the state feelsare better be provided by itself, like health services. Tax payment is not a new idea in Tanzaniamainland because it has had taxation system since the turn of the century all with the aim of beinga han...

Death Penalty And Human Rights In Uganda A Case Study In Uganda

AbstractThe researcher carried out the study on death penalty and human rights inUganda a case study in Kampala.The researcher discussed the following topic in chapter one. An overview, deathpenalty and intemational and domestic instruments, effects of death penalty and conclusion and recommendations.

Bail Practice In Uganda: A Critcal Analysis Of The Law In Magistrate Courts And High Court.

ABSTRACTThis dissertation entails the right to bail as one of the fundamental rights that arestipulated under Article 23 of the constitution of the Republic of Uganda 1995 asamended.The research is intended to critically examine whether the right to bail as enshrined inthe constitution has been practically administered in the courts of law, by examining thelegal machinery aimed at protecting and enforcing these rights and how the state hascontributed to its enforcement among others.The ...

The Impact Of Administrative Conflicts On Service Delivery In Local Governments In Uganda: The Case Of Mayuge District

This study investigated "The impact of administrative conflicts 011 service delivery in local governments in Uganda: the case of Mayuge district." Because of this, there was need to establish whether administrative conflicts in local governments were caused by the gaps and violation of the legal framework in a decentralized environment and how it impacts on employee performance and service delivery. The study particularly sought to establish causes; examine the impact of conflict on empl...

The Effectiveness Of The Law On Refugees In Uganda: A Case Study Of Congolese Refugees

ABSTRACTWe have seen for a very long time how Uganda as a country has been flooded by refugees fromall over the world however the greatest inflow of refugees was from the Congolese people afterthe first and second Congo war which caused a whole lot of them to migrate from their countryse!"king for shelter and safety in the neighbming countries, Uganda however welcomed many ofthose and along the years they became petmanent residents waiting for the Congo war tosubsidize and eventually t'e...

The Role Of Women In Conflict Resoltion In Northern Ljganda A Case Study Of Bar-Dege Division Gulu Municipality Gulu District

ABSTRlJCTThe study examined the role of women in conllict resolution in northern Uganda case study ofbar-dcge division Gulu 111unicipality Gulu district The study specific objectives were to find outthe role women in conflict resolution in northern Uganda. ;\ descriptive research design \\asapplied because it enabled the researcher to describe hm, political. social and ccono111iccontribution ofwo111en towards the prevailing peace.The research includes literature from various authors for ...

Critical Analyisis Of The Legal Regime Governing The Use Of Weapons During International Armed Conflict

TABE OF CONTENTSDECLARATION ............................................................................................................................................ iAPPROVAL ................................................................................................................................................. iiACKNOLEDGEMENT ................................................................................................................................. iiiDEDICATION······...

The Law On Defilement And Its Enforcement In Uganda A Case Study Of Kampala District

Abstracthis study explored and described all factors connected to defilement cases in Uganda.Legislation on defilement was examined as to whether it's weak or strong. The study exploredfactors for continued raising cases of defilement in Uganda. It considered whether such casesare successful prosecuted and whether the courts orders passed in defilement cases areenforced. The factors responsible for the unsuccessful enforcement of court orders indefilement cases were looked into. Recomme...

Legal Analysis Of Labour Unions In Uganda

ABSTRACTThe research is about an examination of the operations of labour unions given thecontinual struggle for effective representation of workers in Uganda; the studyexamines laws, regulations and statutory instruments, both nationainternationally bringing to light the strides of various key factors on workers'representation in the parliament of Uganda and at the work place. It further brings tolight the more crucial questions regarding the challenges faced by the labour unions, aswel...


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