It’s a 3-year project funded by DFID through which HEPS is reaching out to the communities of 10 sub counties in Lira district. In these communities, HEPS is empowering the people with health rights and responsibilities information with a focus on maternal health.
This was a research project that was identifying and documenting barriers to the use of Prevention of Mother to Child Transmission (PMTCT) services by HIV+ pregnant women. The monitoring study was conducted in 10 parishes in Kawempe Division.
HEPS Uganda being a member of the Reproductive Health Supplies Advocacy Network received funding from Reproductive Health Uganda to carry out a campaign to raise awareness about the state of lack of access to reproductive health supplies and influence political commitment to prioritize reproducti
In April 2009, HEPS learnt that a Counterfeit Goods Bill to control an upsurge of counterfeits had been prepared by the Ministry of Trade and was on its way to Parliament. The Bill however had serious implications on importation and manufacture of generic medicines.
This is a two year project being implemented in the five Sub Counties of Rwampara County and three zones in Mbarara district. The project aims at increasing citizens’ awareness and demand for health services.