On March 22nd, Uganda’s health officials confirmed the first case of COVID-19 in Uganda. Impoverished communities within Teso Sub  Region continue to struggle to have their basic needs met —many families have completely lost their livelihoods, do not have access to proper sanitation measures, and lack adequate health resources and information. These harmful effects most severely impact women and girls. 

 
 

WHAT IS FACED BY ADOLESCENT GIRLS AND YOUNG WOMEN DURING COVID-19