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RUGADA was funded by the Ministry of Health to implement a Malaria program.

The objective were;-

      • Improving the quality of malaria case management
      • Increasing demand for ITN and net-retreatment
      • Establishing of sound Information Education Communication and Behavioural Change Communication for malarial control.

The achievements were;-

      • Consultative meetings with key district stake holders were carried out
      • Sensitizing and orienting sub-county leaders was carried out
      • Mass awareness campaigns to sensitize the population on ITN was carried out
      • Establishment of sound information, education, communication and behavior change communication for malaria was established through IEC MATERIALS, RADIO PROGRAM AND DRAMA SHOWS.

Rukungiri Gender and Development Association (RUGADA) was established in 1994. It is a registered rural-based Non-Government Organisation (NGO),non-profit making non-political charitable organisation with the mission to contribute to the improvement of the status of the less advantaged people of Rukungiri District. It is registered with the National Association of Women organisations of Uganda(NAWOU),Uganda Gender Resource Center, UWASNET .It is involved in the implementation several programs in Rukungiri District and surrounding districts.