New vaccination figures show millions more children being immunised in world’s poorest countries.
Not even the COVID-19 pandemic will stop them.
Despite a second lockdown, outreach initiatives ensure continuation of Uganda’s routine child immunisation.
Over 50 health workers in Uganda have lost their lives to COVID-19 – a huge toll for a country with just 0.17 doctors per thousand people in some areas. With remaining health workers overworked and vulnerable, some relief has come in the form of…
Uganda is setting an example by including its estimated 1.4 million refugees in its COVID-19 vaccine programme, however there are still barriers to overcome.
As Community Health Workers, Harriet Nankwanzi and Yusuf Maganda have built personal relationships with people in their communities who have over the years relied on their services to access vital health information.
Janet, mother of twins, tells fellow mothers.