Pearl of Africa - A Nation of Children
Why Pray for Uganda?...
- 24.5% of the population is below the poverty level
- 25.2% of the population has unimproved drinking water
- 48.7% of the population is less than 15 years old
- Home to 2.5 million orphans
- 63,300 AIDS deaths each year (6th in the world)
- 9% of the country is unreached
- "The Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) spreads terror and has committed countless atrocities, having evolved over 20 years into little better than an occult-powered militia group. Its predation displaced nearly two million people and has taken more than 120,000 lives."
Sources: Operation World , UNICEF , CIA.gov
Ministries in Uganda: