The World Immunization Week (also known as Africa Vaccination Week, AVW) is held during the last week of April all over the world.This year the AVW activities in Uganda will be conducted from 24th April to 30th April 2014.
MACIS is a secretariat of an extensive network of health-focused civil society organizations (CSOs) that are involved in malaria and maternal-child health programming in Uganda. Our mission is to provide sustainable leadership to CSOs nationwide in the coordination and promotion of Ministry of Health recommended interventions, as well as advocate for evidence-based practices and health policies at all levels...Read More
Cervical Cancer Vaccination for next year
As Uganda commemorates the African Vaccination Week, the ministry of health has announced plans to roll out mass cervical cancer and diarrhoea vaccination next year, said Rukia Nakamatte. Read more
African Vaccination Week
The World Immunization Week (also known as Africa Vaccination Week, AVW) is held during the last week of April all over the world.This year the AVW activities in Uganda will be conducted from 24th April to 30th April 2014. Read more
Government changes Polio Vaccine
Under UNEPI, the government of Uganda will next year introduce injectable polio vaccine for children to substitute orally-administered ones, a senior Health ministry official said. Read more
Uganda Hits Immunization Target
Uganda’s immunization coverage has hit 98 per cent, taking the second position in the region after Rwanda, the Director General of Health Services said, speaking at a media dialogue in Kampala. Read more
UGANDA GAVI CIVIL SOCIETY ORGANIZATION PLATFORM
I would like to welcome you to this dynamic online Uganda GAVI Civil Society Organization Platform, where members and partners, as well as the public can interact and discuss issues concerning the immunization status of our population.
In the past, Uganda used to have one of the most vibrant immunization programs in Africa. Read more