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10 Quick Facts on Medicine Prices and Availability

1. Prices of anti-malarial medicines in the private sector have increased by 30% since October 2008

2. Medicines are 25% more costly in private facilities than in mission (private-not-for-profit) facilities

Highlights of HEPS Uganda key achievements over the past 10 years

Highlights of HEPS Uganda key achievements over the past 10 years
Speech by Executive Director – Mrs Rosette Mutambi
HEPS Uganda 10th Anniversary celebrations on 20th Nov 2010

Campaign to End Pediatric HIV/AIDS (CEPA)

With support from Global AIDS Alliance, civil society organisations (CSOs) in Uganda have launched a three-year Campaign to End Pediatric  HIV/AIDS (CEPA) that focuses on overcoming policy and implementation bottlenecks to scaling up prevention of

HEPS-Uganda welcomes VSO International initiative

HEPS-Uganda in partnership with VSO (Voluntary Service Overseas), has started a project Valuing Health Workers Research and Advocacy.

HIVOS strengthens HEPS HIV/AIDS treatment campaign

HEPS-Uganda is currently implementing a project aimed at increasing access to HIV/AIDS treatment .

CSOs launch health campaign ahead of 2011 general elections

On July 3 2010 over 700 people put Kampala on a stand still during a march from TASO Mulago to railway grounds at the city centre where they launched a campaign to end paediatric HIV/AIDS in Uganda.

Campaign to End Pediatric HIV/AIDS (CEPA) launched in Uganda

If you have been in a public march before you know what it means to march with 800.

Experiences with PMTCT services in Kawempe division

Routine HIV testing and counselling and access to p

Raising awareness of the health challenges of boda-boda riders

As part of the on-going Stop Stockout campaign, HEPS-Uganda joined hands with commercial motorcyclists, popularly known as ‘boda boda’, to raise awareness of their medicine Tuesday 15th December 2009.