In 2009, President Yoweri Museveni launched a new National Strategic program to inculcate the norms and values of patriotism in all students in secondary schools and the youth of Uganda subsquently known as the National Patriotic Program.
To inculcate values and norms of patriotism in students and youth of Uganda in order to develop resourceful, responsible disciplined and resilient citizens who are loyal and ready to defend and transform Uganda
Be the best National students and youth program that nurtures patriotic citizens
This Directorate is expected to regularly and proactively monitor, inspect, evaluate and advise the President and Cabinet on the performance of the economy with respect to implementation of economic Policies, Projects and Programs to ensure that appropriate measures are taken geared towards programme efficiency, effectiveness, economic value for money and overall economic growth and development. More specifically, the Directorate’s efforts will be guided by Policy decisions made by Government to eliminate red tape and economic sabotage to promote economic growth and development.
The program aims at encouraging students and teachers to become a new breed of enlightened citizens, committed to National Service among other objectives. The President of Uganda directed teachers to train the students to observe 6-points in order to secure their lives as individuals, namely;
After ten years of the program in operation, it has been found out that;