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UGANDA: Inadequate healthcare and rising HIV prevalence in Karamoja
30 April 2012 (IRIN ), The nomadic Karimojong ethnic group, once regarded as a low-risk HIV population because regional instability in northeastern Uganda and strong adherence to their culture kept them relatively isolated, have not been a priority on the country's HIV agenda, but recent statistics show prevalence among this community is now 5.8 percent, up from 3.5 percent five years ago.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/95383/UGANDA-Inadequate-healthcare-and-rising-HIV-prevalence-in-Karamoja
EAST AFRICA: Regional HIV Bill passed without criminalization clause
27 April 2012 (IRIN ), East Africa's Legislative Assembly has passed a regional HIV/AIDS Bill that seeks to protect the rights of people living with HIV and harmonize regional legislation and policy on the prevention and treatment of HIV.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/95371/EAST-AFRICA-Regional-HIV-Bill-passed-without-criminalization-clause
UGANDA: Land disputes threaten northern peace
19 April 2012 (IRIN ), Inter-communal disputes over land and the allocation of land to private investors for cultivation, could threaten peace in parts of northern Uganda, warn officials.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/95322/UGANDA-Land-disputes-threaten-northern-peace
SECURITY: Talking truth to power
19 April 2012 (IRIN ), On the surface it had all the trappings of a gathering of current and former heads of state: Legions of presidential bodyguards speaking into their sleeves, electronic security at every entrance, rooftop snipers, road closures and a small army of waiters serving snacks and coffee on the banks of Ethiopia’s Lake Tana.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/95323/SECURITY-Talking-truth-to-power
In Brief: Uganda overstretched by DRC refugee influx
16 April 2012 (IRIN ), Ugandan officials say they are struggling to cope with a continuing influx of civilians fleeing violence in neighbouring Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/95301/In-Brief-Uganda-overstretched-by-DRC-refugee-influx
AFRICA: Co-trimoxazole discontinuation linked to increased malaria
11 April 2012 (IRIN ), Abruptly discontinuing co-trimoxazole - an antibiotic used to prevent opportunistic infections in HIV-positive people - can lead to a higher incidence of malaria and diarrhoea compared with patients who keep on taking the drug, a new study has found.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/95268/AFRICA-Co-trimoxazole-discontinuation-linked-to-increased-malaria
UGANDA: Deaf demand inclusion in HIV programmes
2 April 2012 (IRIN ), Leaders of the deaf community in Uganda say the government's HIV programmes have failed them because their special needs are not taken into consideration.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/95218/UGANDA-Deaf-demand-inclusion-in-HIV-programmes
UGANDA: HIV services in western refugee camps overwhelmed
29 March 2012 (IRIN ), Health workers manning five health centres in two refugee camps in the southwestern Ugandan district of Isingiro say they are overwhelmed by the high number of refugees and local residents in need of HIV services.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/95187/UGANDA-HIV-services-in-western-refugee-camps-overwhelmed
SECURITY: LRA nurtures the next generation of child soldiers
26 March 2012 (IRIN ), The dilemma for a 13-year-old boy from Faradje in Haut-Uélé District, northeastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), is that although he misses his younger brother – abducted into the ranks of the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) two years ago - he is also afraid of being reunited with him.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/95168/SECURITY-LRA-nurtures-the-next-generation-of-child-soldiers
UGANDA: Meningitis outbreak kills 16 in north
23 March 2012 (IRIN ), At least 16 people have died in a meningitis epidemic in two districts in northern Uganda over the past three weeks, say health officials.
http://www.irinnews.org/Report/95139/UGANDA-Meningitis-outbreak-kills-16-in-north

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