Third Annual National Assembly on Reproductive, Maternal, Neonatal, Child and Adolescent Health (RMNCAH) Services
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Health Ministry, Partners Commit to Improving Reproductive Health

The Ministry of Health (MoH) has convened the Third Annual National Assembly on Reproductive, Maternal, Neonatal, Child and Adolescent Health (RMNCAH) Services where government and partners committed to scaling up RMNCAH services to reach the most vulnerable populations. Held under the theme- ‘Better accountability and coordination for RMNCAH – progress towards ending preventable maternal, perinatal and […]

Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) have joined together to create Africa’s first civil society network for Neglected Tropical Diseases - the Civil Society Says No to NTDs Coalition.
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Civil Society Organisations partner to fight Neglected Tropical Diseases

Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) have joined together to create Africa’s first civil society network for Neglected Tropical Diseases – the Civil Society Says No to NTDs Coalition. This coalition will provide a network for CSOs to consult and collaborate to maximize their efforts in fighting Neglected Tropical Diseases, particularly around their aim of increasing sustainable […]

More investment in maternal health would also make easily preventable and treatable conditions that arise from complications in childbirth
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US$7.8 billion needed to end maternal deaths by 2030

How much would it cost to achieve a world where no woman dies from pregnancy-related causes, lacks access to modern family planning, or is subject to harmful practices such as female genital mutilation (FGM) or child marriage – all in about 10 years? New preliminary figures compiled by researchers from UNFPA and Johns Hopkins University, in collaboration with Victoria University […]

Roche has said the Global Access Program is expanding beyond HIV, to include Mycobacterium tuberculosis (MTB), Hepatitis B and C (HBV and HCV), and Human Papillomavirus (HPV) for low and middle-income country programs where the disease burden is the highest.
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Roche expands Global Access Program to include diagnostic tests for Tuberculosis, Cancer and Hepatitis

Roche has said the Global Access Program is expanding beyond HIV, to include Mycobacterium tuberculosis (MTB), Hepatitis B and C (HBV and HCV), and Human Papillomavirus (HPV) for low and middle-income country programs where the disease burden is the highest. The expansion of the Global Access Program highlights Roche’s commitment to improve access to cost-effective […]

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 […]