HEPS in the News

Community-Led Monitoring Project

Communities and People Living with HIV/ AIDs have a central role to play in HIV response, especially regarding universal access to HIV care. Communities also play a vital role in ensuring accessibility, availability, and acceptability of health services.

HEPS-UGANDA IN THE LAST 10 MONTHS

The Residents of Bugambo demand their MPs to support increased budget allocation for Health

Students' Health Advocacy Project.

The Students’ Health Advocacy Project as a community outreach programme of HEPS-Uganda basically targets schools in Rubaga Division to make the students aware of their health rights and responsibilities. This has been going on from 2010 up to date.

Campaign to increase access to essential reproductive health supplies

Lack of interest among political leaders and policy makers has undermined implementation of policies and guidelines that guarantee access to reproductive health services and commodities.

Anti-counterfeits Campaign

The campaign to influence anti-counterfeiting legislation is aimed at raising awareness among the public and policy makers on the implications of the Counterfeit Goods Bill on access to essential medicines.