Health & Nutrition

Friday 16 October 2015

Working together to make all child births safe

On 17th October,Uganda celebrates the Safe Motherhood Day.This year’s theme is “Together, let's make every child birth safe.”

Tuesday 6 October 2015

Midwife’s Specialized Skills Save Baby’s Life in Uganda

Mary and Edward are healthy, happy 1-year-old twins living in a rural town in Nakaseke, Uganda. Their parents delight in helping them learn to walk and explore the world around them. They are especially grateful, because things might have turned out very differently if the twins had been born a few years earlier – Edward probably would not be alive today.

Tuesday 6 October 2015

Eva Nangalo: A Midwife’s Journey to Excellence

Wednesday 22 July 2015

Thanks to HBB+, more babies breathe at birth!

In 2014, ten babies that needed resuscitation were born in Acet Health Centre II. All of them were successfully resuscitated.

Wednesday 24 June 2015

Uganda urged on reducing newborn deaths

Uganda recently held its first maternal and newborn conference, bringing together practitioners, academics, researchers, donors and development partners to discuss challenges and the way forward on improving the situation of mothers and newborns in the country.