VICE News Tonight on HBO
How Foreign Donations, Poverty and Corruption Are Fueling Uganda’s Unregulated Orphanage Industry
“The people here that decide to operate a home, they get unsuspecting people to pay. And they use donated money to make themselves richer.”
The Second-Deadliest Outbreak of Ebola Ever is About to Spread to a Third Country
A second case in the Congolese border city Goma is raising fears the outbreak will spread into Rwanda.
The Congo's Ebola Outbreak Just Reached a Crisis Level Seen Only 5 Other Times
“The reality check is that a year into the epidemic, it's still not under control, and we are not where we should be."
Uganda's social media tax sounds a lot like stifling free expression
"Another clumsy attempt to stamp on free speech.”
For These South Sudanese Refugee Girls, Education is Everything
“There’s an urgent need to empower refugee girls socially and economically. It’s through education that they can achieve transformation at a personal level and that will also benefit the country of their origin.”
Vice News Tonight
Ugandan sex workers are working without condoms because of Trump administration policy
Trump policy makes it harder for vulnerable groups to get HIV/AIDS meds. Sex workers in Uganda are feeling the hit already.
VWOS Season One
Prison Soccer in Uganda: VWOS
Overcrowded and underfunded, Luzira is home to Uganda’s only maximum-security prison--but also an elaborate soccer league.
Twenty-Three Women Murdered in Uganda, And No One Knows Why
As the police struggles to mount a response to the grisly murders, community activists are determined to keep putting pressure on the authorities.
After Losing Her Family to AIDS, This Woman Built an App to Save Lives
When Ruth Nabembezi's sister and parents died in her teens, the 22-year-old Ugandan created Ask Without Shame, an online platform for young people to get the sexual health information they need.
This Activist-Blogger's Grassroots Movement Confronts Male Entitlement
How a Ugandan blog is challenging misogyny by amplifying women's voices.
How Ugandan Locals are Supporting Refugees Through Eco-Entrepreneurship
Sudanese refugees and the local host-community are benefitting from Uganda's open border policy.
Fighting Deforestation Is Giving Hope to Sudanese Refugees in Uganda
One of the biggest refugee settlements in the world is giving refugees the chance to earn a living and regenerate forests at the same time.