A platform for White Ribbon Alliance Uganda (WRA-Uganda) members to share maternal and Newborn health issues which provoke discussion and action.
Thursday, November 7, 2013
National Medical Stores Bring Us Condoms Instead of Medicines!
An article written by Bill Oketch, a journalist with Arabkop-a Luo News Paper for Lango Sub-region. Bill also works as a regional correspondent for Daily Monitor News Paper (national) in charge of Lango and Acholi sub-regions (Northern Uganda). He was part of the journalists who participated in a participatory health facility assessment of emergency obstetric and newborn care services in Lira district coordinated by The White Ribbon Alliance for Safe Motherhood Uganda under an accountability advocacy campaign "ACT NOW TO SAVE MOTHERS" in collaboration with the office of District Health Officer Lira. Bill was part of the team that visited Aromo HC III and Ogur HC IV in Lira district and writes from first hand information.
For our friends who understand Luo enjoy the article and the comments are very welcome!