Access to education is one of the fundamental rights of every child which should be delivered in a conducive and safe learning environment. With the introduction of Universal Primary Education (UPE) and the Universal Secondary Education (USE), the Government of Uganda has greatly improved primary and secondary school enrolment for both girls and boys, including those with disabilities.
The MASK Prize creativity competition for young Africans has just celebrated its 5th year. Encouraging resourcefulness, inventiveness and outside-box problem-solving, the MASK Prize challenges young Africans to rethink the attitudes such as ‘this is how we always do things’ and replace it with ‘how do we change things to achieve the improvement or breakthrough?'.