World Population Day 2018
H.E Edward Sekandi inspects a guard of honor during the 2018 World Population Day commemoration in Omoro District
World Population Day 2018
PWDs that received wheel chairs from NPC in collaboration with Ministry of Gender, Labour and Social Development on July 10, 2018 at Lalogi Health Center IV
World Population Day 2018
The Board Chairman of National Population Council together with NPC staff during the 2018 World Population Day commemoration in Omoro District
World Population Day 2018
Some of the dignitories that participated in the 2018 World Population Day celebrations in Omoro District
World Population Day 2018
The Deputy Speaker, Hon. Jacob Oulanyah with NPC and Stakeholders at the 2018 World Population Day fundraising breakfast
Welcome to National Population Council
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Our Vision

A hub of distinction for promoting and coordinating population policies and programmes in Africa.

Our Mission

To improve the quality of life of the people of Uganda, by influencing Government policies and programmes to address population patterns and trends in a sustainable and inclusive manner.

Our Achievements

Since the National Population Council was founded in 1988, it has worked with other stakeholders to achieve the following:

  • Enactment of the National Population Council Act  2014
  • Formulation of an explicit National Population Policy, which was promulgated by the Government in 1995. This was revised in 2008.
  • Coordination of effective implementation of the National Population Policy and programmes countrywide.
  • Increased understanding of inter-linkages between population and development issues thus putting them high on the agenda.
  • Supported the integration of population variables into development plans and programmes at national, sectoral, district and lower levels.
  • Establised an institutional framework for the implementation of the population policy and programme at district and lower levels.
  • Established strategic partnerships with Government Line Ministries and agencies, Parliament, Civil Society Organisations, International Organisations and development partners on population and development issues.
  • Mobilised resources for the implementation of the National Population Policy and Programme.
  • Developed a Strategic Plan, a Monitoring and Evaluation Framework and a National Population Action Plan for operationalization of the National Population Policy.