The Comic: Ann’s Story

Waiting for menstrual periods after having unprotected sex can be a very exhausting experience. For months now, she (Ann) has been living with this anxiety. Following a sexual affair with an old man-Fek who many times deceived her to use a coke and have sex while standing for contraception. After missing her menstruation for months,…

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Internship experience: At UYAHF, multitasking is a cool habit

Rita Ndizaani-Kyambogo University Uganda Youth and Adolescents Health Forum’s workforce is filled with a team of young and vibrant people who wouldn’t rest until a specific task is accomplished. There are community and office-based activities on a daily and often times, I found myself bound to scale-up my speed and zeal to cope up. Being…

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Internship experience: Use of contraceptives shouldn’t be undermined

I have had an amazing opportunity and a well-raised platform from where I learned workable solutions in the field of reproductive health and rights but also, I have had to unlearn those I found useless. The different societal stereotypes in the ever-changing working environment. I have acquired new skills that have hitched my potentials as…

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Our Team Leader was present at the 2019 High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development in New York.

The 2019 high-level political forum under the auspices of ECOSOC took place in New York from 9–18 July 2019 under the theme, “Empowering people and ensuring inclusiveness and equality”. The following Sustainable Development Goals were reviewed: Goal 4: Quality Education, Goal 8: Decent Work and Economic Growth, Goal 10: Reduced Inequalities, Goal 13: Climate Action, Goal…

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