Health
 Uganda
Project #9326

Promoting Gender Equity & HIV Prevention in Uganda

by GlobeMed at Columbia University

GROW interns with the Palema Youth Group

GROW interns with the Palema Youth Group
Our project engages men as partners. This primarily happens through the formation of youth groups that do outreach in their villages, focusing on HIV prevention and reproductive health. (view small | med | large | orig)

Getting tested for HIV

Getting tested for HIV
Getting tested for HIV on International Women's Day (view small | med | large | orig)

Promoting Gender Equity & HIV Prevention in Uganda

Promoting Gender Equity & HIV Prevention in Uganda
(view small | med | large | orig)

16 days of gender activism

16 days of gender activism
(view small | med | large | orig)

Lakop Lucy and her daughter, Rachel

Lakop Lucy and her daughter, Rachel
Lakop Lucy is an HIV-positive mother from Coke. Thanks to the mama kit she received from GWED-G just days before giving birth, her newborn child, Rachel, is HIV-free. (view small | med | large | orig)

Awaiting Antenatal Care at Kaladima Health Center

Awaiting Antenatal Care at Kaladima Health Center
People of northern Uganda wait to receive medical care at the maternity ward at Kaladima Health Center in Lamogi subcounty, Amuru District. (view small | med | large | orig)

Phase IV Mother Aber Jacqueline and her son

Phase IV Mother Aber Jacqueline and her son
(view small | med | large | orig)

VHTs in Amuru Health Center and the GROW 2015 Team

VHTs in Amuru Health Center and the GROW 2015 Team
Photo from Progress Report 'Updates from GlobeMed and GWED-G' (view small | med | large | orig)

GWED-G Beneficiaries

GWED-G Beneficiaries
Photo from Progress Report 'Exciting Updates and New Initiatives from GWED-G' (view small | med | large | orig)

Mothers with mama kits, donated by Delivering Hope

Mothers with mama kits, donated by Delivering Hope
Photo from Progress Report 'Spring's News and Exciting Updates from GWED-G' (view small | med | large | orig)

Organization Information

GlobeMed at Columbia University

Location: New York, NY - USA
Website: http:/​/​www.globemed.org
Project Leader:
Jayati Verma Mariko Kanai
New York, NY United States
$69,884 raised of $80,000 goal
 
695 donations
$10,116 to go
Donate Now Add Project to Favorites

Help raise money for this important cause by creating a personalized fundraising page for this project.

Start a Fundraiser