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Taking the risk out of accessing sexual health information online  

There are multiple online platforms when it comes to Sexual Reproductive Health-SRH information. Sexual reproductive health advocates say, the amount of misinformation on sexual health...

Chinese digital TV project benefits 800 Kenyan villages

Over 1,600 Kenyan households across the 47 counties have benefited from a Chinese government project dubbed "Access to satellite TV". The project initiated in 2018,...

Young Ugandans create app to fight sexual and gender-based violence

Sexual and gender-based violence remains a critical issue in Uganda. According to a UNHCR protection 2019 report, physical assault (32%) and rape (25%) are...

Speech interpretation can provide adventure, challenges and a good life

Imagine a job that involves frequent travel around the world, occasionally sharing the same room with some of the world's most influential people, a job...

HIV patients in Botswana enjoy the hope of a ‘new dawn’

Botswana’s universal treatment program for people with HIV has long been considered a role model for governments and health ministries around the world. Since...

Chinese approved as one of foreign languages in Uganda schools

Secondary school students in Uganda will now begin to learn Chinese language come next year. This comes after the ministry of education reviewed its curriculum...

Population Conference closes in Uganda with Entebbe Declaration

The 8th Africa Population Conference came to a close on Friday in Uganda with resolutions that attendees dubbed the Entebbe Declaration. The engine behind...

Africa dealing with benefits and costs of rapid urbanization

Africa is presently the least urbanized continent in the world but that's expected to change over the next 30 years says population scientist, Professor...

Africa Population Conference focuses on youth development

The 8th Africa Population Conference in Uganda began on Monday with a call to develop programs aimed at improving opportunities for Africa's youth. Speaking during...

Hung out to dry: Botswana’s cattle sector grapples with drought

Like many in Botswana, cattle rearing for Boyce Sebonego, is a family affair.  “My dad, my mother - they loved farming, they loved anything to...
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