20 million doses of Measles and Rubella vaccine arrive in Uganda for September vaccination campaign
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20 million doses of Measles and Rubella vaccine arrive in Uganda for September vaccination campaign

Over 20 million doses of Measles-Rubella (MR) vaccine have arrived in Uganda. The vaccines, procured by UNICEF with financial support from Gavi, will protect more than 18 million children aged 9 months to 14 years against Measles and Rubella during a national vaccination campaign that will take place on 25-29, September 2019. The last batch […]

The Strategic Water Supply and Sanitation Improvement Project will support the rehabilitation of approximately 50km of the Juba town distribution network and related works
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AfDB Bank approves US$ 24.7m for Water, Sanitation Development in S. Sudan

The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank on June 20, 2019, approved a proposal to commit $24.7 million to finance the South Sudan Strategic Water Supply and Sanitation Improvement Project. The Strategic Water Supply and Sanitation Improvement Project will support the rehabilitation of approximately 50km of the Juba town distribution network and related […]

Omoth thanked all parents and guardians that have shared with Fresh Dairy all those special moment pictures of their children enjoying Fresh Dairy Yoghurt,
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Fresh Dairy Rewards Over 40 in ‘Kids With Fresh Dairy Yoghurt’ Challenge

Fresh Dairy has continued to reward winners of its ‘Kids with Fresh Dairy yoghurt’ challenge with an assortment of products such as Yoghurt, Fresh milk, Flavoured milk and UHT/Long life milk. The ‘Kids with Fresh Dairy yoghurt’ challenge which is running across Fresh Dairy’s social media platforms is aimed at encouraging parents and guardians to ensure that their children […]

The Vice President of Uganda, Edward Kiwanuka Ssekandi (Right) hands over an award of exceptional performance and contribution towards viral Hepatitis response in Uganda and the world, to Nicolas Granier, General Manager Africa (Centre) Infectious Disease - Markets, Rapid Diagnostics, Abbott and Jerome Clavel (Left), VP Global Marketing, Infectious Disease - Emerging Markets, Rapid Diagnostics, Abbott, during the opening ceremony of the Africa Hepatitis Summit at Speke Resort Munyonyo. Abbott is a manufacturer of medical diagnostics devices and kits.
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Uganda intensifies hepatitis fight with an order to vaccinate all high-risk groups

President Yoweri Museveni has directed the Ministry of Health in Uganda and other partners to carry out activities targeting vaccination of hepatitis of all high-risk groups in terms of prevention and treatment. In a statement read by the Vice President Edward Ssekandi on behalf of the President during the First African Hepatitis Summit held at […]

(L-R) Duncan Kimani Coca -Cola Beverages Africa Manufacturing Director, Eddy Njoroge, President of the Upper Tana Nairobi Water Fund and Munira Bashir, the Kenya Programs Director the Nature Conservancy sign off during the handover of the Replenish Africa Initiative (RAIN), a Coca-Cola Foundation program which aims to reach six (6) million people across the continent with improved access to safe water by the end of 2020.
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The Coca-Cola Foundation, The Nature Conservancy support water access to 800,000 Nairobi residents

Through support from The Coca-Cola Foundation and The Nature Conservancy (TNC), Nairobi City Water and Sewerage Company (NCWSC) have reduced their water treatment costs by 30%, allowing them to expand their network to reach over 800,000 of Nairobi’s residents. A pilot investment of Kshs5.2m by The Coca-Cola Foundation, followed by a larger investment of Kshs126m […]

Commissioner Patrick Tusiime being briefed by one of Troikaa representative on the various products they offer on the Ugandan markets
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Uganda to adopt new strategy in fight against Malaria

Uganda’s ministry of health is developing a new strategy which will support government in its fight against malaria in the country. Under the new strategy, the ministry will engage stakeholders ranging from policy makers, medical and health experts, religious institutions and local governments at various levels. The National Malaria Control Programme Officer at Ministry of Health […]

CarePay, the health financing technology company behind M-TIBA, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Aga Khan Health Service, Kenya (AKHS, K) to extend the M-TIBA provider panel, conduct software integration and jointly develop healthcare inclusion programmes.
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CarePay and Aga Khan Health Services Partner to Extend M-TIBA Panel

CarePay, the health financing technology company behind M-TIBA, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Aga Khan Health Service, Kenya (AKHS, K) to extend the M-TIBA provider panel, conduct software integration and jointly develop healthcare inclusion programmes. This MoU extends the M-TIBA panel to the outreach centres of the Aga Khan Hospitals in Kisumu,  […]