By webstar / May 17, 2017

Youth-friendly Services on the Agenda

We had left the adolescents behind but now we know that they are important. They were afraid of us but now with the help of peer educators and youth champions our work is easier - Sister Teddy Namala, Midwife, Buikwe Health Centre IV

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By webstar / May 17, 2017

PREFA Transport Vouchers Saving Lives

“I have seen transport vouchers helping out in emergencies. I can say PREFA has saved lot of lives. They vouchers are especially working for the young mothers aged 14-17 years. Usually, both mother and baby are saved,” said Grace Auma, community officer PREFA Buikwe.

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CSEC
By webstar / May 16, 2017

Aisha’s Story; Gang. Go-Go Dancer. Prostitute. God.

Nansubuga is one of the girls who was identified through the ‘Protecting Families against HIV’ (PREFA) system under Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children (CSEC) project. Dr. Bernadette Ssebadduka the PREFA executive director, says the project aims to engage urban authorities and local governments to prevent and respond to commercial sexual exploitation of children in greater Kampala and Wakiso districts.

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CSEC
By webstar / May 14, 2017

Anna Freda destined to Win

“The skills I learnt will help me sustain myself and the baby,” says Anna Freda who can now ably plait and style hair. She hopes to look for a job in a Saloon after her maternity leave ends.

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CSEC
By webstar / May 10, 2017

Realising Change

Dr. Bernadette Ssebadduka the PREFA executive director says the CSEC project aims to engage urban authorities and local governments to prevent and respond to commercial sexual exploitation of children in greater Kampala and Wakiso districts.

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By webstar / April 15, 2017

PREFA starts cervical cancer screening at Nsangi Health Centre

The rumour was also that the screening was so painful although Nakutudde’s experience was the reverse, ‘ticklish, fast and with no pain at all’.

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