The African Youth Forum will be held this weekend in Entebbe, one week ahead of the 2010 African Union Summit. 124 delegates ages 16-29 from across the Continent will share their views and identify key strategic recommendations with other participants.
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Tetanus vaccinations at church? That’s what “health care delivery” can look like when you’re at the very last mile of eliminating a disease.
I wonder if this is a typical awakening for the local UNICEF staff, Joanna Nikulin and Atsuko Watanabe and their small team, who are stationed in Karamoja, a 9 hour drive on rough roads from Kampala. Lately the drive has been prone to attack. Just a couple weeks ago, an IRC convoy was ambushed, and the driver and passengers of one of the vehicles were shot to death.
We flew here.
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I recently had the great fortune of spending over a week in Uganda with a friend. She was considering working at a hospital located in the Bwindi region in the southwest corner of the country, and she asked if I wanted to join her in a scouting trip of the hospital.
My answer? “I’m packing my bags right now!”
For a photographer like myself, the opportunity to see “the pearl of Africa,” as Winston Churchill once described Uganda, was one I could not pass up. I was also excited to visit the Bwindi Community Hospital which, I learned, bordered the Impenetrable Forest. With a name like that, I imagined magical and wonderful things must happen there. But what I experienced in Bwindi was beyond my wildest imagination.
A new television series, “Long Way Down,” featuring actors Ewan McGregor and Charley Boorman, makes its US television premiere on Fox Reality Channel this Saturday, August 2 at 9 pm (ET/PT). Check local listings for details.
UNICEF is the official charity for “Long Way Down.” During their journey from Scotland to South Africa, Ewan and Charley stopped off to visit UNICEF projects to raise awareness and funds for children.
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