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13:45
13:45

Second Phase of Indoor Residual Spraying Due to Start in Serere USAID 1 1

The spraying exercise is part of a five-year USAID-funded project in several districts of Eastern Uganda. It will involve the use of Fludora-Fusion, a new vector control solution that was recently prequalified by the World Health Organisation, after being tested against more than a dozen of resistant mosquito strains in Sub-Saharan Africa. The exercise will last 24 days, effective April 26.
17:07
17:07

US Gov’t To Support 10 Regional Referral Hospitals-MoH Ministry Of Health 4 1

Tony Kujawa, the Kampala US Embassy Spokesperson, says the program will support Uganda’s health sector at the national, regional, district and facility levels to combat the HIV pandemic. Kujawa says the facilities were identified for their capability in promoting access to quality health care services across the country.
12:09
12:09

Four Districts in Acholi to Benefit from Result Based Financing Project USAID 4 1

The RBF approach requires that resources are only allocated based on outcomes, unlike the previous system where health facilities are financed depending on their respective levels.
12:17
12:17

Experts Seek Blend of Human Health, Animals and Environment to Tackle Infections USAID 1

Dr Dennis Carroll, the Director USAID, Global Health Security and Development Unit said diseases like Ebola, Crimean Congo and Yellow fever which are transmitted through contact with animals, are becoming more common because humans are interfering with animal habitats, due to pressures like urbanization and increase in population size.
14:08
14:08

MOH Launches Plan to Prevent TB in People Living with HIV USAID 5 1

The Ministry of Health says that the plan aims to push Uganda towards meeting the United National Political Declaration on HIV and AIDS that calls for the reduction of all TB deaths among PLHIV by 75 per cent by 2020. Currently, Uganda has been able to cut these deaths only by 37 per cent.
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