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Choosing My Future: Preventing Unplanned Adolescent Pregnancies in Uganda

Choosing My Future: Preventing Unplanned Adolescent Pregnancies in Uganda

An average of 1,000 teenage pregnancies are reported per day in Uganda, according to Ministry of Health data. These pregnancies can have serious health impacts. For example, complications during pregnancy and childbirth are the leading cause of death for 15–19-year-old girls globally, according…

New Facilities Expand Access to Quality Health Services in Uganda’s Acholi Sub-Region

New Facilities Expand Access to Quality Health Services in Uganda’s Acholi Sub-Region

This month, URC – with USAID/Uganda, the Uganda Ministry of Health (MOH), local district governments, and partners – celebrated the inauguration of the renovation and new construction of health facilities in the Pader and Kitgum districts of the Acholi sub-region of Uganda. Working with…