Uganda Joint Christian Council participated in the 5th National CSO Fair that was held in Hotel African from 25th-26th June 2015.
The focus was on the Post 2015 Development agenda, under the theme “Leaving No One Behind: Uganda's Place in the Next Global Development Agenda".
The areas for topics for the CSO Fair were on Economic dimension, Social dimension, Environment dimension and Governance dimension
The overall objective of the Fair was to showcase the work of Citizens and their Organizations in the development of Uganda.
Specific objectives were:
- To Foster learning on Post 2015 Development Agenda for Citizen Awareness and Participation
- To mobilize citizens and their organizations to demand for decisive action from their leaders on poverty, inequality and climate change as part of the action 2015 Global Campaign.
- To provide space for networking, synergy and partnership building among CSOs to galvanized efforts towards the realization of the Post 2015 Development Agenda