Health & Nutrition

Monday 16 September 2019

Delivery skills save the life of mother and baby

Well-trained midwives save lives in a small village in western Uganda

Wednesday 17 July 2019

Save the Children welcomes highest alert on Ebola outbreak

Save the Children welcomes the decision by the WHO to declare the Ebola outbreak a public health emergency of international concern.

Wednesday 10 July 2019

Information can save lives as Ebola spreads

Ensuring that communities have accurate information about Ebola is vital for stopping its spread and countering the many myths and rumours about the disease

Wednesday 12 June 2019

First child dies of Ebola in new outbreak in Uganda

Save the Children is distressed to learn the five-year-old boy diagnosed with Ebola in Uganda has died from the illness. There are now three cases confirmed in the past 24 hours

Tuesday 11 June 2019

Alarm as first Ebola case confirmed in Uganda

The first case of Ebola in Uganda has been confirmed - a five year old boy in Kasese. Action is needed to prevent further spread