Uganda

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Every year, hundreds of millions of women in Sub-Sahara Africa travel to their local health clinics to receive regular contraceptive injections. Injectables are popular because they are safe, discrete, highly effective at preventing unintended pregnancy, and last for several months. ...

Safe Abortion Action Fund in Uganda

Hosted by IPPF, the Safe Abortion Action ...

Empowering school students for change

Rural communities in Uganda have a high prevalence rate of gender inequality, sexual abuse and incest. There is little provision of sexual and reproductive health services and abortion is highly restricted. With training and support, peer educators have been educating friends about sexual and reproductive health.
Access to family planning is limited in Uganda and the contraceptive prevalence rate stands at only 30%. In remote communities, the situation is far starker and most women rely on mobile clinics or Village Health Teams (VHT) to manage their ...

The mother of six struggling with sickle cell

Lilian, an IPPF client, has sickle cell ...

Our staff never turn anyone away

Clinical Officer, Kedi Samuel. ...

Overview

Uganda has one of the highest fertility ...

A sex worker's story

"I’m 25-years-old and a mother of two ...

A husband and wife journey

23-year-old Jane Atenyo Franca is a ...

A teacher's perspective

Dorcas Lanyero is a married teacher who ...