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“Thought without practice is empty; and action without thought is blind” Kwame Nkrumah

Uganda

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