02 May

Many African currencies have weakened significantly against the US dollar (USD). For instance, the Ugandan shilling (UGX) has lost about 5.6 percent against the USD since October 2023. As of February 24th, 2024, the UGX was trading at 3,930 against the dollar, up from 3,620 in August 2023.…

02 May

Tackling infant mortality in Uganda

  • By Phionah Namuliira
  • | Category Blog

In Uganda, infant mortality continues to be a concern, with deaths of babies still placing a heavy burden on families and communities. While progress has been made in recent years, there is still much work to be done to address the underlying socioeconomic factors contributing to this problem.…