Health without wealth

Health without wealth

Through SOGH and UDHA I was given the opportunity to work as an intern at the Iganga District Hospital located in the same area as the Maama project. I was hoping to learn more about the healthcare system in Uganda and experience working as a medical intern. Iganga...
Community outreach day with UDHA

Community outreach day with UDHA

On our first week of volunteer work at the Uganda Development Health and Associates, SOGH team joined an outreach and counselling intervention in the parish of Idudi, a small village of the eastern Iganga province. The outreach aimed at HIV/AIDS programs focused on...
Finally in the field

Finally in the field

Finally we have started with what we came for – the evaluation of the Maama project! After several days of creating tools for the evaluation (interviews and questionnaires) we headed for the village called Maina, some 45 minutes outside Iganga. At their little clinic...
Where are you going?

Where are you going?

Where are you going? – The typical phrase we hear as we walk along the streets of Iganga, asked by minibus or boda-boda (motorcycle) drivers, or just anyone wanting to help six mzungus in town. People assume us to be on our way somewhere, which makes sense because...