MAYUGE DISTRICT

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stakeholders meeting on presidential directive

 

The ministry of lands together with the RDC, District chairperson, Office of the chief administraive officer - mayuge ,coordinated and held a stakeholders meeting in Bukaleba to implement a presidential directive to survey 48 villages from south busoga Central forest Resrve and 5000hectares of land from bukaleba which is meant for the displaced in mayuge district. this meeting too place at butagisa primary school.

SETTING UP OF THE DISTRICT ACTION CENTER(DAC).

Officers undergoing computer training.

 

The Ministry of Gender Labour and Social Development (MoGLSD) with support from development partners established the Uganda Child Helpline (UCHL) - 116 toll free line (Sauti) as a mechanism to increase reporting of cases of child abuse. District Action Centers (DACs) are based at the district level and serve as a point of coordinated and integrated response to cases of child abuse that are redirected from the National call centre.

Project Launch of Mayuge Neglected Diseases Elimination(MANE) .

project launch of neglected diseases by World vision and Korea Cooperation Agency

World Vision together with Korea International Cooperation Agency have today launched a project to eliminate neglected diseases in mayuge. Elimination of schistosomiasis(Bilhazia) and soil transimitted helminths(STH) is the projet goal.

Their objective is to empower cmmunities maitain mass drug administration of Bilhazia and STH high rates in the district. with a population of 178,659 of school age going children , the project is focusing on total elimination contrary to the community myths that the disease can not be cured.