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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

Wednesday 5 June 2019

Why menstrual hygiene matters for keeping girls in school

Taboos on menstrual hygiene are keeping girls out of school. But the Education Cannot Wait-supported programme is helping to change this in Uganda.

Thursday 30 May 2019

NEW GLOBAL CHILDHOOD REPORT SHOWS PROGRESS IN UGANDA, BUT A LONG WAY TO GO

Uganda ranks 136th on Save the Children's annual report scoring 176 countries on children's access to vital services and protection from harmful practices

Wednesday 15 May 2019

A child bride gets a second chance at education

Juliet, from South Sudan, was married at 12 and gave birth to twins two years later. Now a refugee in Uganda, she's determined to grab her chance for an education and become a nurse

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