Brian Mutebi

The caseload for a midwife in the Kotido district of Karamoja, tucked in a remote part of north-eastern Uganda, strains belief: with just 18 midwives serving 9,600 mothers, according to district…

Teenage pregnancy and motherhood, associated with higher morbidity and mortality for both the mother and child, remains a major health and social concern in Uganda. Less well documented is the stigma…