Amref Health Africa in Uganda supports Ministry of Health to reach out to the villages of Tororo District

Amref Health Africa in Uganda supported the Ministry of Health and Tororo District Local government by offering a week long integrated outreach service, as build up activities towards the Commemoration of the National safe motherhood day event on October 17,2014 in Tororo District.

Outreach services included HIV Counseling and Testing(HCT),Immunization,Family planning,cervical and breast cancer screening offered in the hard to reach villages of Tororo district.

The event themed "Mobilising men as Partners and champions in prevention of teenage pregnancy",was hosted by First Lady of Uganda and the good will ambassador for the SU4AM campaign.

The activities were supported by the Staying Alive project and Saving Lives at Birth project funded by The ministry of foreign affair-Dutch government and Grand Challenges Canada respectively.