Uganda is landlocked country situated in East Africa. 

Common diseases found in Uganda include Malaria, HIV/AIDS and tuberculosis, whilst emerging infectious disease outbreaks have included cholera, Rift Valley fever and Crimean Congo Haemorrhagic Fever.

Key Facts

  • It has a population of nearly 43 million people
  • The equator runs through Uganda and it has dense forests with many animal species, making OneHealth an important concept for the country