Fundraising Event (#15564)

Improve antenatal care attendance through gender mainstreaming activities.

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WHO recommends at least 8 ANC visits for every pregnant woman to improve maternal and child health outcomes. However, in Uganda and Iganga in particular ANC4 coverage still lies low 74% (UDHS, 2016). This has led to persistent high maternal and infant mortalities at 343/100,000 live birth and 31.9/1000 live birth respectively (WHO, 2020). This is attributed to gender disparities and gender inequalities, Low male involvement, poor community attitudes, low knowledge levels of both men and women.

Date Saturday 11th of February 2023
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