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Adolescent Health Advocacy And Accountability Round Table Meeting

  Uganda Youth and Adolescent Health Forum organized an Adolescent Health Advocacy and Accountability Round Table at Fairway hotel. The event was attended by 24 participants (F 13, M, 11). Opening remarks were made by Mr. Robert Ocaya the RHRN National Coordinator, who commended the diversity of the youth-led organizations in the room. Many of…

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World contraceptives day twitter chat

  In Uganda, access and utilization of contraceptives are critical to attaining and protecting the right to health for both men and women alike through the improvement of reproductive health rights. Sexual and reproductive health rights being a major component of a right to health in turn directly contributes to the holistic achievement of all…

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World contraceptive Day- Radio Talk Show On Open Gates Radio

  Every year, almost half of all pregnancies, over 121 million, are unintended. With such high rates of unintended pregnancies, the world comes together every 26th of September to advocate for a world where all pregnancies are intended, to improve awareness of contraception, and to enable young people to make informed choices on their sexual…

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Condom campaign

  Unintended pregnancy is common in Uganda, leading to high levels of unplanned births. According to Guttmacher Institute in 2011, more than four in 10 births were unplanned, either mistimed or unwanted. On average, women in Uganda have 6.2 children but only intend to have 4.5 children. The outbreak of COVID-19 has had several negative…

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Q and A with Valentino Richard Kabenge, ValRich Arts

``I love the idea of using all forms of arts performance as a voice for people`` Valentino, welcome! My name is Sophie Nicholas and I work with Uganda Youth and Adolescent Health Forum (UYAHF), we are here today to find out a bit more about you, what you do, your projects with UYAHF and why…

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She Decides Uganda Advocacy Strategy Development

She decides the Uganda movement organized two days meeting with friends and champions to evaluate, assess and reflect on the local movement in the context of the journey moved so far, opportunities, challenges, achievement, and strategic steps moving forward. The overall goal of the two days meeting was to develop and agree on a joint…

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Sustainability And Reprogramming Meeting

Uganda Youth and Adolescents Health Forum, also known as UYAHF is a youth-led and youth-serving grass-root organization implementing an advocacy project under a platform known as the Right here Right Now platform (RHRN). The project/platform among others prioritizes the National Adolescent Health Policy (ADH) as one of the policies to be reviewed and implemented by…

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