Swedish Organization for Global Health
Our mission is to improve the quality and accessibility of health care and health promotion through local and international partnerships
Since 2014 SOGH works in collaboration with local leaders and in partnership with Uganda Development and Health Associates (UDHA) to provide effective support to women and infants during pregnancy and after childbirth in the Mayuge District in Southeastern Uganda where 1 in 49 women die from pregnancy and childbirth-related causes.
COVID-19 and menstruation have more things in common than one would think! Read why COVID-19 has brought existing inequalities to light and the fight for gender equity through good menstrual health is a dimension that should not be forgotten during the pandemic.
Read our interview with medical doctor and public health expert Peter Waiswa about the impacts of the Covid19 pandemic on maternal health in Uganda! This is the first post of our new blog series that will address indirect health impacts of Covid-19 in low and lower-middle income countries.