Funded Initiatives for DSW Uganda

Initiative Contributions for DSW Uganda

#IndicatorContributionDescriptionFiscal Year
1$5m is allocated for family planning (FP) supplies (FP2020)Advocacy• Advocacy for budget allocation and tracking through the Euro Leverage project with a consortium of CSO2014/2015
2Increased demand for FP services (EWEC2011)Promote ASRHa)promotes Mobile youth trucks for Adolescent Sexual Reproductive Health which does outreaches and provides SRH IEC materials, Condoms and mobilization b)through the Youth-2-Youth (Y2Y) project in Masindi, Wakiso, Mukono, Kampala, Jinja, Tororo and Busia ans Use of Youth champions to FP by Bayer2014/2015
3$5m is allocated for family planning (FP) supplies (FP2020)RH budget advocacy at national and district level• Participated in CSBAG- health cluster meetings and led the writing of health sector budget paper for FY 2016/17 highlighting key issues on family planning including financing for establishment of youth friendly corners in all public health centres. The paper was presented to the Parliamentary Health committee in April 2016 • Supported Kamuli district to form Family Planning Working groups and will scale-up to other districts of operation • Supported health workers to develop workplans of FY 2016/17 to ensure FP key activities are prioritized • Orientation of Health Unit Management Committees (HUMCs) to engage in planning and budgeting at the district level to prioritize FP needs of the community 2015/2016
4Increased demand for FP services (EWEC2011)Youth friendly services• Trained of 10 health workers to provide youth friendly services in Busia, Tororo and Jinja • Conducted district meetings to ensure that the issues of young people are addressed • Participate in the MoH Adolescent technical working group meetings to discuss new developments surrounding adolescent SRHR and FP 2015/2016

Detail

NameDSW Uganda
DescriptionDSW (Deutsche Stiftung Weltbevoelkerung) is an international development and advocacy organisation that empowers young people and communities in low- and middle-income countries by addressing issues of the population dynamics and by improving health as a way to achieve sustainable development. DSW Uganda was established in 1999 and currently operates in 10 districts i.e. Kampala, Wakiso, Masindi, Mukono, Mityana, Jinja, Kamuli, Kiryadongo Busia and Tororo. It specializes in holistic youth programming with a core competency in advocacy for adolescent sexual and reproductive health. DSW has positioned itself as a catalyst of evidence based advocacy efforts on ASRH and a key technical advisor to decision makers on health budgeting and the role of SRHR in other health conditions such as malaria, maternal and child health, respiratory diseases, mental health.
Added On2015-08-17 03:16:01