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Ugandan Military Adapts to Improve Care and Retention of HIV Clients During COVID-19

Ugandan Military Adapts to Improve Care and Retention of HIV Clients During COVID-19

The Department of Defense HIV/AIDS Prevention Program (DHAPP) Uganda, implemented by URC, supports the Uganda People’s Defense Forces (UPDF) in delivering HIV services to Uganda’s military, their families, and communities near the military bases. As part of the country’s response to the COVID-19…

URC Names Dennis Carroll, Former USAID Pandemic Expert, as Senior Advisor for Global Health Security

URC Names Dennis Carroll, Former USAID Pandemic Expert, as Senior Advisor for Global Health Security

Global pandemic expert Dennis Carroll has been appointed URC’s Senior Advisor for Global Health Security and URC Global Advisory Board member. “Dennis’s depth and breadth of experience will greatly enhance URC’s global health security capabilities and response,” said Suellen Estrin, URC Chair…

URC Project Led to Self-Sustaining Health Care Accreditation Council in Jordan

URC Project Led to Self-Sustaining Health Care Accreditation Council in Jordan

URC-led health projects seek to help countries achieve significant and sustainable improvements to their health systems, institutions, and policies. Ultimately, our programs work to achieve more capable health workforces, stronger governance, and healthier populations. URC has a track record of leading programs…

A Quick Pivot: Delivering HIV Services to Key and Priority Populations During COVID-19

A Quick Pivot: Delivering HIV Services to Key and Priority Populations During COVID-19

When the first case of COVID-19 was reported in Uganda in March 2020, the Government of Uganda instituted guidelines restricting the movement of public and private vehicles. This made it difficult for clients to reach health facilities throughout Gulu District in Northern…