Kabarole District Councilors Participate in Access to Information Legislation Training

Councilors in Kabarole District took part in an Access to Information training conducted by their District Information Officer at the district headquarters. Supported by Hub for Investigative Media (HIM), the district information officers conduct training for lower leaders, councillors and sub-county chiefs in Access to Information Act (ATIA), 2005. HIM is implementing a project titled: "Responsive Citizens of Uganda for Effective Governance (RESCUE)" with funding from the DGF.

The project intends to contribute towards building a responsive and accountable government towards Ugandan citizens. The Project will focus on strengthening government policy and legislation on access to information, improving citizens' access to information and strengthening government accountability to realise strengthened citizens' engagement.