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East African Court of Justice Stops URA collecting Tax from BAT

East African Court of Justice Stops URA collecting Tax from BAT

obacco Control in Uganda suffers set back in making tobacco products less affordable following East Affrican Court accepting the application for an injuction against the Excise Duty (Ammendment) Act 2017. When Tobacco products are more expensive, Uganda registers many health ...

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TOBACCO CONTROL BILL TO BE TABLED IN PARLIAMENT

TOBACCO CONTROL BILL TO BE TABLED IN PARLIAMENT

Uganda National Health Users’/Consumers’ Organisation(UNHCO) with the tobacco control advocates is close to achieving the fruit of its labor on the advocacy on the tobacco control bill. Uganda’s Ministry of Finance, Planning and Economic Development has finally issued a Certificate ...

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Maternal Deaths in Lwengo and Lyantonde Districts

Maternal Deaths in Lwengo and Lyantonde Districts

Following unconfirmed reports of three mothers who died out of negligence of health workers at Lyantonde Hospital from a partner organisation, UNHCO set off to verify the information given. The District Chairperson’s View: The first stop was at the Lyantonde ...

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UNHCO starts distributing Mama Kits

UNHCO has started distributing Mama Kits in the districts of Luweero, kamuli and Lyantonde. So far 160 Mama Kits have been distributed in the district of Luweero. The beneficiaries are mothers who deliver from public health facilities. The facilities that ...

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Building a Citizen Anti-Corruption Movement In Uganda

Download Communique by Clicking this Link: Over the last decade, government has formulated a wide range of policies, action plans, enacted new laws and established new institutions to lead its anti-corruption efforts. However, these efforts have yielded substandard results and ...

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