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UYAHF HOLDS STAKEHOLDERS’ ORIENTATION MEETING IN KOTIDO

Prior to the Live Your Dream Youth Camp for the northern Karamoja region, a team from UYAHF conducted a one-day district stakeholders orientation meeting in Kotido district. The meeting held on 6th April 2022 was intended to share in detail the Live Your Dream campaign objectives and how they interact with not only Kotido district…

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YOUTH IN KARAMOJA ASKED TO EMBRACE GOVERNMENT YOUTH DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMS TO IMPROVE THEIR LIVELYHOOD.

Young people in the Karamoja districts of Kotido, Kabong, and Abim have been urged to participate in government livelihoods development programs such as the parish development model (PDM), emyoga, and NAADS in order to financially empower themselves and desist from practices such as cattle rustling and other environmentally degrading activities like charcoal burning as a…

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UYAHF ADH CLINIC PROVIDES FREE SRHR SERVICE TO OVER 200 COMMUNITY MEMBERS DURING THE WOMEN’S DAY COMMEMORATION IN MBALE 

On March 18th, 2022, the UYAHF Adolescents’ health (ADH) clinic-Mbale joined Mbale district to commemorate International Women’s Day. The celebration, held as a post women’s day celebration at the district headquarters in Busoba, kicked off with a melodious band procession led by the district officials and joined in by local leaders, religious leaders, different women’s…

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SheSOARS DISTRICT STAKEHOLDERS’ INCEPTION MEETING

Following the acquisition of the 7-year grant from Care International Uganda to implement the SheSOARS project in Terego district, the Uganda Youth and Adolescent Health Forum (UYAHF) joined other Care International Uganda partners on March 15th at the Desert Breeze hotel in Arua district for a district inception meeting. The half-day meeting brought together 26…

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ORIENTATION MEETING FOR NEW CHANGE CHAMPIONS

On March 18th, 2022, the Uganda youth and adolescent health forum held an orientation for over 10 new change champions who were recently brought on board. The meeting held at the UYAHF youth hub was organized to brief the new change champions about the UYAHF mandate, their role as change champions, some of the activities…

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“Work towards mindset change if you are to beat the restrictive cultural norms in communities.” Hon. Jessica Nsungwa

Hon. Jessica Nsungwa, the commissioner for maternal and child health (MCH), Ministry of Health Uganda, has called upon development partners and advocates working towards promoting sexual reproductive health rights (SRHR) and gender equality to incorporate a mindset change element in their advocacy while implementing projects if they are to challenge the restrictive cultural norms that…

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