Health & Nutrition

Wednesday 24 June 2015

Save the Children launches project to save mothers and children in Ntoroko district

Save the Children recently launched the Rwenzori Korea Innovative Maternal Child Health Initiative (KIMCHI). The project’s main goal is to reduce deaths of mothers from pregnancy-related causes and those of children in Ntoroko district.

Tuesday 28 April 2015

East Africa Launches Regional Health Scorecard

The East African Community (EAC) has launched a regional Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn and Child Health (RMNCH) scorecard. The scorecard is an innovative tool for communicating progress on key global, regional and national commitments for children and women’s health.

Friday 27 March 2015

Voices of East Africa’s Children - Please Hear My Cry

Children representing Save the Children & White Ribbon Alliance recited the poem ‘Please Hear My Cry’ during the EAC Health Ministers and Parliamentarians’ Forum on Health and Symposium on Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn and Child Health in Kampala.

Friday 19 December 2014

First Lady graced a discussion on Maternal and Newborn Child Health Organized by Save the Children

The Global Campaign Task Group face to face meeting was held recently in Kampala. Part of the activities was when Save the Children organised a discussion on Maternal and Newborn Child Health in partnership with White Ribbon Alliance, with the the First Lady, Janet Museveni as the chief guest.

Tuesday 19 August 2014

Maternal and newborn health in Nyumanzi refugee camp

Encouraging mothers and their partners to attend antenatal care (ANC) sessions is the most important avenue the health centre is using to reduce these challenges.