#Uganda

  • Article: Ugandan Man Invents 1-Minute Malaria Test That Doesn't Require Blood
    Health

    Ugandan Man Invents 1-Minute Malaria Test That Doesn't Require Blood

    By Jackie Marchildon|June 15, 2018

    Malaria is the leading cause of death in Uganda. Read more

  • Article: Uganda Is Running Out of Antibiotics for People With HIV
    Health

    Uganda Is Running Out of Antibiotics for People With HIV

    May 22, 2018

    And it's putting hundreds of thousands of lives at risk. Read more

  • Article: In Uganda, Unmarried Women Are Fighting to Keep Their Homes
    Girls & Women

    In Uganda, Unmarried Women Are Fighting to Keep Their Homes

    March 27, 2018|News Deeply

    Women's rights to land are often undermined by patriarchal customs. Read more

  • Article: This ‘Super Bean’ Is Feeding and Empowering South Sudanese Refugees
    Food & Hunger

    This ‘Super Bean’ Is Feeding and Empowering South Sudanese Refugees

    By Andrew McMaster|Jan. 24, 2018

    Meet NABE15, the toughest bean you’ll ever encounter. Read more

  • Article: Diddy Just Donated $200K to Provide Healthcare to Women in Uganda
    Health

    Diddy Just Donated $200K to Provide Healthcare to Women in Uganda

    By Phineas Rueckert|Jan. 18, 2018

    “It’s important to give back. It’s important to be an agent of change.” Read more

  • Article: Menstrual Cups and Reusable Pads Are Literally Changing Lives Uganda’s Refugee Camps
    Girls & Women

    Menstrual Cups and Reusable Pads Are Literally Changing Lives Uganda’s Refugee Camps

    Dec. 19, 2017|News Deeply

    Menstrual hygiene is a challenge for the women across Africa who lack access to sanitary products. Read more

  • Article: How a Simple Booklet Is Reducing Violence Against Schoolchildren in Uganda
    Education

    How a Simple Booklet Is Reducing Violence Against Schoolchildren in Uganda

    By Phineas Rueckert|Dec. 5, 2017

    More than 90% of schoolchildren in Uganda have experienced corporal punishment. Read more

  • Article: Doctors in Uganda Are Trying to Save Patients By Going On Strike
    Health

    Doctors in Uganda Are Trying to Save Patients By Going On Strike

    By Andrew McMaster|Nov. 22, 2017

    Low wages, poor working conditions, and inadequate funding plagues Uganda’s public health care. Read more