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30 November 2015
KAMPALA, Uganda – “A commando dies if he neglects the bullet proof. How do you work on a farm minus gumboots?” raps popular Ugandan musician GNL Zamba in the hit song “If It’s Not On, It’s Not Safe... Read more
14 November 2015
In the News
Daily Monitor featured UNFPA work to improve maternal health by supporting creation of waiting shelters in Kanungu district. Mothers in hard- to- reach areas stay at the waiting home for a few months... Read more
2 November 2015
Dispatch
KAMWEGE DISTRICT —Alice Furaha, 22 years old, was five months pregnant when she fled her home in Eastern Congo last May. On arrival at the Uganda border, Alice was taken to the transit center in... Read more
16 August 2015
In the News
The thundering beat of drums and thumping of feet as one traditional dance after another was performed by flexible young dancers. The chatter of young voices as they bantered with the Master of... Read more
13 July 2015
In the News
Sembabule, Uganda, July 11: The tempo at Sembabule District Headquarters grounds, South West of Uganda, changed. The crowd of over 10,000 people went into a frenzy as the drummer's beat went up to... Read more
29 June 2015
In the News
As a commitment to delivering a world where every pregnancy is wanted, every child birth is safe and every young person's potential is fulfilled, UNFPA handed over an assortment of reproductive... Read more
1 June 2015
Dispatch
Halima, better known as ‘the mother of all musicians in Uganda' Halima, better known as ‘the mother of all musicians in Uganda', besides business woman, legendary singer and humanitarian worker, is... Read more
31 May 2015
Dispatch
Magdalene Busingye's fifth delivery did not go as planned. Although the developing pregnancy looked fine during the three antenatal visits she attended; when it was time to deliver she experienced... Read more
3 May 2015
Dispatch
Volunteers are a valuable resource for filling the gap between emergency response and community needs. And volunteering can play a key role in recovery efforts following emergencies. For young South... Read more
2 May 2015
Dispatch
For UNFPA, harnessing this power, and working with the country's leading musicians to pass on positive messages on condom use seemed like a winning strategy. Working with partner Uganda Health... Read more

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