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Uganda + 1 more

Research Snapshot - Cash transfers & food security amid COVID-19

This Research Snapshot summarises findings of the research undertaken as part of the R2HC-funded study Cash transfers and COVID-19: experiences from Kiryandongo, Uganda This study focused on South Sudanese refugees registered in Kiryandongo Refugee Settlement, in Uganda.…

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Analysis
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ELRHA
Posted:
29 Jan 2021
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South Sudan

Elimination of “river epilepsy” has started in South Sudan

Robert Colebunders, Global Health Institute, University of Antwerp. March 2020. In November 2013, I visited Mvolo, in South Sudan, in an effort to identify the cause of nodding syndrome, at that time a mysterious form of epilepsy…

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News and Press Release
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ELRHA
Posted:
25 Sep 2020

Ethiopia

Giving children and caregivers a stronger voice in emergency WASH response

Written by Sofya Bourne and Abraham Varampath A CRISIS IN EASTERN ETHIOPIA Somali region in Eastern Ethiopia has been dealing with recurrent droughts over the last decade. A visit to Tukaley, a small kebele (village) with a…

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News and Press Release
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ELRHA
Posted:
07 Jan 2020

Uganda + 1 more

The Need to Focus on Primary Healthcare in Uganda’s Refugee-hosting Districts

Effective coordination among humanitarian partners and provision of quality health services in refugee settlements depends on the availability and use of reliable information. Typical programme monitoring approaches cannot measure gaps in access or utilisation of health…

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News and Press Release
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ELRHA
Posted:
19 Dec 2019

United Republic of Tanzania + 1 more

Promotion and practice handwashing kit

The innovative Promotion and Practice Handwashing Kit is capable of holding different locally-available water containers combined with soap, handwashing reminders, and the ‘HandyWash’ water dispenser – which is robust, low-cost, light, conserves water, and has a…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
ELRHA, HIF
Posted:
16 Mar 2019

South Sudan

Monitoring Impact Of Energy

In June 2018 Dave Mozersky and Sherwin Das from the Energy Peace Partners visited the internally displaced persons (IDP) camp in Malakal, South Sudan, as part of an ongoing effort to build a large solar-battery system…

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News and Press Release
Source:
ELRHA
Posted:
07 Mar 2019

Uganda + 1 more

User-Centred Sanitation in Bidibidi Village 16, Uganda

Welthungerhilfe is piloting a user-centred sanitation design that involves identifying user needs and problems with current facilities, selecting options for improvement, and the involvement of users in the design and monitoring of the sanitation facility for…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
ELRHA
Posted:
26 Nov 2018

Uganda + 1 more

Refugees take on user-centred designed household latrines

Welthungerhilfe is piloting a user-centred sanitation design that involves identifying user needs and problems with current facilities, selecting options for improvement, and the involvement of users in the design and monitoring of the sanitation facility for…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
ELRHA
Posted:
15 Nov 2018