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Open Call For Power To Youth Champions

  The power to you(th) Uganda Program is a five-year program that is being implemented by three partners (Men Engage Uganda(MEU), Uganda Youth and Adolescents Health Forum (UYAHF), and Eastern African Sub Regional Support Initiative for the Advancement of Women (EASSI). The program is being implemented in the districts of Bukwo, Mbale, Busia, Insigiro, Kalangala,…

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YOUTH AT UYAHF ADHC- MBALE FORM SOCIAL EMPOWERMENT GROUP

Young people at the Uganda youth and adolescent health clinic (ADHC)-Mbale have formed a social group called “Thank God it is Friday” (TGF), a fellowship that brings them together every Friday to share their experiences, learn from one another and carry out sports activities. The group comprises of adolescent girls and boys from around Namatala…

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Call For Story Submissions

  Are you a young person? Do you have a story? How has COVID-19 changed your life? What are your concerns about the future? This is your opportunity! This is your time! Send your story to info@uyahf.com or submit it by clicking the link https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSd99Ro9-tDkQKjBu02eCoPkvH9LJuFspSzHA–R7xPrQkmfAw/viewform by Friday 18th Wednesday 2021. Together let us explore the…

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UYAHF HEALTH TEAM TIPS COMMUNITY ON TEENAGE PREGNANCY

On 24th July 2021, a health team from Uganda Youth and Adolescent health forum held a live radio talk to enlighten the community in Bugisu sub region about the ways to reduce the high rate of  teenage pregnancy prevalence in the area. The one-hour radio show aired live on 95.0-time Fm Mbale from 9:00 to…

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Day Of The African Child Tweet Chat

  In commemoration of the Day of the African Child Uganda Youth and Adolescents Health Forum, MenEngage Uganda and EASSI  organised a tweet chat on 16th June 2021. The tweet chat was hosted on the UYHAF  tweeter page where we had over 93 posts, 25 original contributors, 354,2666 potential impacts, 90,656 potential reach, 72 original…

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The Power To You(th) Program Launched

On 21st May 2021 the power to you(th) Uganda program was launched at the Hilton Garden hotel. The launch was attended by different partner organizations, media, young people, policymakers among others. Opening remarks from the Country Management Team (CMT) were given by the EASSI ED Hon. Sheila Kawamara, who emphasized their commitment to ensure that…

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Power To You(th) Inception Workshop

  The power to You(th) program inception workshop was held for three days from 17th May to 19th May 2021 at Hilton Garden hotel. The three days’ inception meeting was attended to by 19 people (12F and 6Male). The objective of the inception meeting workshop aimed to orient country partners and key stakeholders on the…

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SMART Advocacy Capacity Building Workshop On Promotion Of Community Participation To Improve Uganda’s PHC

  From the 17th to the 18th May, Uganda Youth and Adolescents Health Forum -UYAHF with support from Population Action International organized a 2 days capacity building and strengthening workshop on SMART advocacy and understanding the key pillars/components of Primary Health care in efforts to improve primary health care systems in Uganda. The workshop discussed…

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Planning Meeting For The Development Of A Costed District Action Plan To Address Teenage Pregnancy And Child Marriage In Kyegegwa District

  Uganda Youth and Adolescents  Forum with support from UNIVERSITAIR CENTRUM VOOR ONTWIKKELINGSSAMENWERKING (UCOS) is implementing a project in Kyegegwa district dubbed the Youth Advocacy Champions for Change project. This project seeks to address teenage pregnancy and child marriage in Kyegegwa district. Teenage pregnancy, or adolescent pregnancy, is pregnancy in girls aged 10-19. In Uganda,…

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Sweswe Youth Space Equipped With New Items

On 5th May 2021, the UYHAF team handed over the items they purchased for the Sweswe youth center to the advocacy champions in the presence of the camp management and youth center caretaker. The items included a mini address speaker, piano, sewing machines, television, outdoor and indoor games among others. Before purchasing these items the…

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