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UGANDA: DRC refugee influx stretching relief supplies
9 October 2012 (IRIN ), An increasing caseload of refugees from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) is stretching food and non-food resources in western Uganda, say humanitarian officials.
UGANDA: HIV trust fund in the works
3 October 2012 (IRIN ), The government of Uganda is planning to establish a US$1 billion-dollar HIV trust fund to finance local HIV programmes.
UGANDA: Family planning pledges need on-the-ground action
2 October 2012 (IRIN ), Family planning advocates in Uganda have scored some major financial and policy wins this year, but experts remain concerned that inadequate political commitment and poor health services will continue to impede women’s and girls’ access to contraceptives.
UGANDA: Concern over allegations of misuse of Global Fund money
1 October 2012 (IRIN ), Recent allegations of the misuse of a grant from the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria could jeopardize Uganda’s malaria funding and hurt efforts to fight the disease, which is a leading cause of mortality and morbidity.
AFRICA: Religious leaders rally for environmental conservation
25 September 2012 (IRIN ), Faced with environmental degradation that threatens the livelihoods of many people in Africa, a group of 50 religious leaders met in Nairobi earlier this month and pledged to take concrete steps to mitigate the effects of climate change.
UGANDA: Condom use infrequent despite rising HIV rates
21 September 2012 (IRIN ), Despite nationwide efforts to increase HIV awareness and common fears of unplanned pregnancy, young, sexually active Ugandans continue to have risky sex without using condoms consistently, spurring new measures to promote the prophylactic.
UGANDA: Decades later, HIV stigma lingers
20 September 2012 (IRIN ), Ugandans have grown familiar with HIV over the past three decades, but new research suggests that many are still scandalized by it; according to the 2011 National AIDS Indicator Survey, released on 18 September, many people still attach shame and blame to people living with the virus.
UGANDA: Patients go private as state sector crumbles
18 September 2012 (IRIN ), Free healthcare is, in theory, available to everyone in Uganda but in practice, the state system, where thousands of doctors’ and nurses’ positions are unfilled, is so run-down that patients are increasingly turning to private facilities.
UGANDA: Government adopts new PMTCT strategy
14 September 2012 (IRIN ), The government of Uganda has launched the UN World Health Organization's (WHO) "Option B+" to boost the prevention of mother-to-child HIV transmission (PMTCT).
CLIMATE CHANGE: Farmers too hungry to adapt
14 September 2012 (IRIN ), Small farmers in the developing world who are going hungry for long periods of time - in some cases for up to half the year in Ethiopia's Borana region - are failing to find ways to adapt to an increasingly erratic climate, a new survey has found.

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