FAM/IRH FAMILY PLANNING PROJECT

The Fertility Awareness Methods (FAM) and Fertility Awareness (FA) Education project is a partnership between Institute of Reproductive Health (IRH), George University with Uganda Protestant Medical Bureau (UPMB). The one-year (1st June 2021 to 30th June 2022) project targets women and men of reproductive age with family planning information and methods.

The project goal is to improve access and utilization of FAM services into UPMBs Local Family Planning (FP) Program. The intended objectives include;

  1. Improved coordination of Family Planning including FAM and FP Education at national and sub-national level.
  2. Improved capacity of UPMB facilities to integrate FAM and FA Education into local FP programs.
  3. Strengthened advocacy for FAM and FA Education services
  4. Enhanced use of icyclebeads mobile app to document and report on FAM outcomes.

The project will be implemented in 3 districts in central region targeting 8 health facilities.

KIBOGA DISTRICT KASANDA DISTRICT MITYANA DISTRICT
St. James Masiriba HC III Kitikolo HCII Namutamba HCIII
Nabwendo HC III Kyanamugera HCIII, Maama Norah HCII
Bamusuuta HCII Makonzi HCIII

 

The project is working with Health Workers, VHTs and Religious Leaders to implement the project in the above facilities, communities and Churches.

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