Mr. Denis Kibira, the ag. Executive Director of HEPS UGANDA making a presenation The Reproductive Health Supplies Coalition (RHSC) general membership meeting in Oslo, Norway in October 2015, HEPS UGANDA was nominated for the #TakeStock Champion Award. The Reproductive Health Supplies Coalition (RHSC) created the Take Stock Awards to recognize individuals and RHSC member organizations working effectively to end stockouts of reproductive health supplies.
HEPS Uganda conducted a strategic planning week in the month of September where a new strategic plan 2016-2020 was developed. The activities attracted all HEPS staff from regional offices of Western, eastern and Northern Uganda.
HEPS Uganda staff under the Contraceptive Choice Campaign at Kamuli Broadcasting Service (KBS) in Kamuli during a radio talk show last month.The monthly talk shows always features experienced Health workers, political leaders and community members who engage the audience on the subject of reproductive health and family planning.
The process developing a Community Score Card for the reproductive health project promoting access to a full, free and informed family planning choice kicked off with the training of 350 community monitors in 8 sub counties in Kamuli district and 4 sub Counties in Mbarara from 24th June to 3rd July 2015.
HEPS-Uganda is an acronym for Coalition for Health Promotion and Social Development.
It is a health rights organisation that advocates for increased access to affordable essential medicines for the poor and vulnerable people in Uganda.
The Coalition for Health Promotion and Social development seeks to achieve its overall goal of "working towards increased access to affordable, quality essential medicines, especially the poor and vulnerable". The team behind this noble cause is profiled here.