Tag: INFANT MORTALITY

Government shifts focus to empower rural girls-Kampala

 Empowerment of rural women and girls will be the national focus of this year’s International Women’s Day whose celebrations are at Busubuzi Core Primary Teachers’ College in Mityana District. Ms Peace Mutuuzo, the Minister of State for Gender and Culture Affairs, said the Uganda National Household Survey 2017 established that 76 per cent of the […]

Five Key things you need to know about the African First Ladies against HIV/AIDS

The African First Ladies against HIV/AIDS (OAFLA) was established as a collective voice for Africa’s most vulnerable people, women and children infected and affected by the HIV/AIDS pandemic.  The thirty-seven African first ladies frst met in 2002 in Geneva at a meeting facilitated by UNAIDS and the international AIDS Trust (IAT). OAFLA since its formation has […]