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Malaria Partners Uganda

Malaria Partners Uganda is a nascent organization that anticipates to draw exceptional strength from rallying Rotary members in Uganda in partnership with its Global Chapters and a wide spectrum of strategic partnerships – including Uganda’s Ministry of Health and Parliamentary Forum on Malaria – to change the Malaria prevalence and incidence landscape towards elimination.

 

MPU’s Board of directors and Secretariat consists of a committed group of Rotary members and relevant professionals collectively championing viable solutions for a Malaria-free Uganda. We understand the impact of Malaria on sustainable livelihood and development; therefor we exist to leverage collective action and resources towards its elimination countrywide.

 

 

Community Health Workers Trained

Population Served by Community Health Workers

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Funding for Small Grants Projects

Advocacy plan

  1. Malaria Prevention through IVM; with the aim of achieving, and sustaining, protection of at least 85% of the Population at risk through recommended malaria prevention measures, our Strategic Interventions include LLIN, IRS, Larval source management, Lifestyle change and home siting

2. Malaria Case Management; the objective to iincrease levels of awareness, knowledge of Malaria signs & symptoms to support all case reporting & effective case management in the community & national level. Our Strategic Interventions are in Diagnosis and Treatment of Malaria.

  1. Malaria in pregnancy and chemoprophelaxis; our goal is by 2024, at least 85% of the proportion of the target population is knowledgeable about, and utilize, Malaria treatment in pregnancy. Strategic Interventions include IPT, Malaria Treatment in Pregnancy and Chemoprophelaxis.

Katakwi Phase II

Malaria Partners International, together with 26 U.S. and Ugandan Rotary Clubs, are partners on a Rotary global grant “Katakwi Malaria Control Project (KMalaria Partners International), Phase II” currently underway in Katakwi District of Uganda. This innovative project is being conducted in collaboration by a number of strategic partners, including Pilgrim Africa (a U.S. and Uganda based NGO), Rotary International, the President’s Malaria Initiative, and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. The Soroti Central Rotary Club is local host club on the Rotary global grant, and is working closely with Pilgrim Africa to provide logistic support and project oversight.

Inside Q1: Malaria Partners Uganda’s Key Initiatives

Inside Q1: Malaria Partners Uganda’s Key Initiatives

In the first quarter of 2024, Malaria Partners Uganda (MPU) has been at the forefront of several impactful initiatives aimed at eradicating malaria in Uganda. This post highlights the key activities undertaken, each accompanied by a photo to showcase our efforts and...

Rotary Club of Yumbe: Small Grant Final Report

Rotary Club of Yumbe: Small Grant Final Report

The Malaria Prevalence Eradication Among Rural Community in Yumbe, Uganda project was implemented by the Rotary Club of Yumbe, Uganda in April 2023 and wrapped up in September. Funded by a $10,000 Small Grant from Malaria Partners International, the project underwent...

Global Grant: Uganda Malaria Eradication Project ICCM Training

Global Grant: Uganda Malaria Eradication Project ICCM Training

The Uganda Malaria Elimination Program  is a Rotary International Global Grant backed by Malaria PArtners International,  World Vision, The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, and Pilgrim Africa. This grant is tackling malaria with a $1.2 million investment. This...

Malaria Partners Uganda: 2023 Year in Review

Malaria Partners Uganda: 2023 Year in Review

By Royce Gloria Androa, Board Member, Malaria Partners Uganda In 2023, Malaria Partners Uganda (MPU) embarked on an unwavering mission to combat malaria, employing multifaceted strategies of stakeholder engagement and community involvement. MPU orchestrated a series...

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