Empowering Citizens to Demand for a Health Sector That Is Accountable and Relevant

Creator: Uganda National Health Users'/Consumers' Organization (UNHCO)
Contact: Robinah Kaitirimba rkitungi@yahoo.com

Description: Since 2013, UNHCO has implemented a project supported by the Open Society Initiative for Eastern Africa (OSIEA). The project focuses on the empowerment of communities to demand and participant in improving health service delivery in different parts of Uganda. UNHCO was able to popularize the right to health and the patients’ charter by increasing interest and involvement of other civil society actors in Uganda.

Additional Materials: unhco.or.ug/library

Country: Uganda
Population: Community Healthcare Monitors
Issue: Access to Healthcare, Accountability of Health Sector
Length: 16 - 30 Minutes
Language (Spoken): English
Language (Subtitles): None