Tuesday 12 February 2019

From a traumatic childhood to a positive future

17 year old Anna* was orphaned at 1 and contracted HIV. After a long struggle, she's now looking forward to a happier future for her and her baby daughter

Thursday 7 February 2019

Cash grants giving new lease of life to South Sudanese child mother

The cash grants of 100,000 Ugandan shillings per month (approx. $27) help poor children aged 15-17, who dropped out of school for various reasons and have enrolled on our Accelerated Education Programme, to stay in school.

Monday 4 February 2019

A premature baby becomes a happy Christmas present

When Irene went into premature labour, doctors at Bundibugyo hospital managed to save both mother and child. The "Baby Cap" project has helped cut neonatal mortality in the district in half.

Wednesday 30 January 2019

An innovative pilot project to digitize village and refugee group savings

Our new partner Akaboxi is setting up a digital savings system for refugees and helping to increase their access to credit and formal banking

Tuesday 29 January 2019

Uganda’s bold new plan to improve healthcare in refugee areas

Ocia health centre is saving the lives of children and mothers but is struggling to stay open. Uganda's new health plan for refugees could greatly improve healthcare - but only if it's funded