Partnership to Save the Environment-Stanbic
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Partnership to Save the Environment-Stanbic

Kampala, Uganda: Tuesday 18th May 2021. Stanbic Bank Uganda has partnered with Vivo Energy Uganda, National Environment Management Authority (NEMA), Uganda Breweries Limited and Next Media Services to promote sustainable environmental protection in a new educative campaign dubbed ‘Taasa Obutonde,’ which means ‘Let us save the environment.’ The campaign, which was launched at Namboole Stadium, […]

Uganda Achieves Early UNAIDS 90-90-90 Targets
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Uganda Achieves Early UNAIDS 90-90-90 Targets

Kampala, 09 April 2021 – A mid-term “Progress Report on Enhancing Laboratory Capacity to Combat HIV/AIDS, TB and Malaria” shows that substantial improvements in Uganda’s diagnostic services infrastructure in 2018 and 2019. This is including the deployment of point-of-care (POC) diagnostics and increased mentorship and technical support – resulted in significant positive impacts on the […]

Homegrown COVID-19 Rapid Antibody Test kits Launched by Makerere University
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Homegrown COVID-19 Rapid Antibody Test kits Launched by Makerere University

Makerere University’s Department of Immunology and Molecular Biology, College of Health Sciences has today launched the Makerere University homegrown COVID-19 Rapid Antibody Test Kits. The COVID-19 Rapid Antibody Test Kits developed domestically aim to address challenges related to affordability/cost using imported items, promote research and innovation in the medical/health field and Makerere University in general. […]

Emirates SkyCargo to Work with UNICEF for Vaccine Distribution
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Emirates SkyCargo to Work with UNICEF for Vaccine Distribution

Dubai, UAE – Emirates SkyCargo to Work with UNICEF for Vaccine Distribution. The parties have signed an agreement to prioritise the transport of COVID-19 vaccines, essential medicines, medical devices and other critical supplies to help fight the COVID-19 pandemic. The announcement is the latest in a series of measures undertaken by the freight division of […]