WHO WE ARE:

The Coalition for Health Promotion and Social Development (HEPS-Uganda) is a non-governmental organization (NGO) that promotes the rights of poor and vulnerable people with a special focus on health and socioeconomic rights. 

 

What We Do

Latest publications

FACTSHEET ON EQUITABLE ACCESS TO COVID-19 MEDICAL PRODUCTS IN UGANDA
POLICY BRIEF ON UGANDA’S PREPAREDNESS FOR EQUITABLE ACCESS TO COVID-19 MEDICAL PRODUCTS
ISSUE PAPER: UGANDA’S PREPAREDNESS FOR EQUITABLE ACCESS TO COVID-19 MEDICAL PRODUCTS
AFTER PROGRESS, WHAT NEXT?FAMILY PLANNING COMMODITY FINANCING & SUPLY CHAIN POLICY BRIEF

Latest News

TRADITIONAL HEALERS USE COINS TO TREAT SNAKEBITES IN LIRA

11 Sep, 2021

It is the heaviest and most valuable among Uganda's coin money. It is gold-yellow and with it, you have enough to buy an avocado, a cupcake, or a pen. However, to people like Fiona Ejang of Ajunga village, Boroboro Ward, Lira City, the 500 shillings coin is more than just money. It is a lifesaver.

Civil Society Calls for Improved Access to Oxygen in Uganda

17 Jun, 2021

Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) in Uganda want an improvement in access to oxygen by harmonizing the coordination framework at the national level to scale up oxygen supply and use, as well as systemic provision of information on areas where oxygen therapy can be accessed.<

KENYA, UGANDA COMMUNITIES AND CIVIL SOCIETY APPLAUD USA FOR COVID-19 TRIPS WAIVER

08 May, 2021

Communities of people living with and affected by HIV, TB, and Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs) and Civil Society Organizations working in the area of health and human rights in Kenya and Uganda have applauded the United States (US) for its decision to support a proposal for the