Who we are

HEPS-Uganda is an acronym for Coalition for Health Promotion and Social Development.

It is a health rights organisation that advocates for increased access to affordable essential medicines for the poor and vulnerable people in Uganda.

What We Do

Latest publications

Intellectual Property Comic Book
Sexual and Reproductive Health Commodities: Measuring Prices, Availability and Accessibility
Pre- Qualification of Providers For Services and Supplies for the period June 2018 – July 2020
Pre- Qualification of Providers For Services and Supplies for the period June 2018 – July 2020

Latest News

Health Workers Lack Training on Snakebite Management- Survey

07 Aug, 2018

 At least 92% of health workers in public health facilities have not received any training on management and treatment of snakebites.  This is according to a survey conducted between October 2017 and March 2018 by Coalition for Health Promotion and Social Development (HEPS-Uganda) and Health Action International (HA

Speaker Of Parliament Commits to Advocate for Funding for Pre-eclampsia

22 Jun, 2018

The Speaker of the Parliament of Uganda, Rt.Hon. Rebecca Alitwala Kadaga has committed to use her position to influence Parliament to increase funding towards maternal health. Kadaga made the commitment during a policy makers' meeting on 25th May at Sheraton Hotel, Kampala organised by HSA partner; HEPS-Uganda,ACHEST and Amref Uganda.

Pre-eclampsia, Leading Cause of Maternal Deaths at Mulago National Referral Hospital

22 Jun, 2018

On 22nd May, 2018, Uganda joined the rest of the world to commemorate the world pre-eclampsia day with an aim of creating awareness about the condition in pregnant mothers.