The USAID Uganda Stop Malaria Project (SMP) aims to support the goals of the National Malaria Control Program (NMCP) of the Ministry of Health (MoH): specifically to achieve PMI/Uganda’s targets of 85% coverage with key interventions for the prevention and treatment of malaria. SMP was designed to work at the national level with the NMCP as well as to support 45 of the 88 districts that existed as of 2008.
U.S. Mission Uganda today announced the signing of a cooperation agreement between the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) to design and implement town sanitation plans in four Northern Uganda towns: Oyan, Kamdini, Aduku and Apac. USAID has committed $2 million to the project over a two-year period, while the German Development Cooperation, implemented by GIZ, has agreed to match that contribution.
The U.S. Mission in Uganda announced the start a three-day youth event under the theme “Youth and Agriculture: Exploiting Opportunities - Go for Gold”. The event was organized by the United Stated Agency for International Development (USAID) Feed the Future Activities (Commodity Production & Marketing and Enabling Environment for Agriculture) and focuses on promoting a better understanding of youth involvement in future agricultural activities.
Last updated: December 04, 2014