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18 July 2017
In the News
Over two million women, men and young people in refugee settlements in seven  districts of Uganda will benefit from an assortment of supplies to help meet their reproductive health needs. UNFPA... Read more
17 July 2017
In the News
APAC DISTRICT, Uganda – Kate Opio, 33, can barely contain her joy as she cuddles her newborn baby, while another sleeps peacefully on the next bed next to her. Ms. Opio has just given birth to twins... Read more
3 July 2017
In the News
Willent Mugisha fled the war in Goma, Democratic Republic of Congo as a little girl 17 years ago. Since then, she has lived with her family in Kyangwali refugee settlement in Hoima, Western Uganda.  ... Read more
15 June 2017
In the News
  Kampala, Uganda, June 12, 2017 – Representative Alain Sibenaler led a delegation of UNFPA Uganda Staff to make a courtesy call on the First Lady of the Republic of Uganda, Mrs. Janet Kataaha... Read more
6 June 2017
In the News
Everyday sixteen women die giving life and many more newborns do not live beyond the first 28 days of their lives due to preventable causes, while use of antenatal, natal and post-natal services also... Read more
3 June 2017
Feature Story
Following a rigorous four- month programme of mentorship, business training, technical guidance and product development, three innovative health care solutions are set to hit the market supported by... Read more
31 May 2017
Alice Aganira has been a midwife for fifteen years. Her face lights up as she talks about her work while doing her rounds in the maternity ward at Kagote Health Centre III in Fort Portal, Western... Read more
5 May 2017
Opinion
UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, celebrates the heroic and life-saving work that midwives do every day, often in very trying circumstances. Thanks to midwives, millions of women each year... Read more
5 May 2017
Opinion
By Umar Weswala Today, Uganda joins the international community to commemorate the annual International Midwifery Day – 5th May. The national event is being held at Boma Grounds in Fort Portal Town... Read more
20 April 2017
In the News
LAMWO, Northern Uganda: At a refugee reception centre in northern Uganda, nine refugee mothers stood in a single-file line cuddling their newborn babies all wrapped up in heavy wool blankets. Visibly... Read more

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