World Health Organisation: Africa Marks Six Months of COVID-19 Pandemic

World Health Organisation: Africa Marks Six Months of COVID-19 Pandemic

Africa marks six months on 14 August 2020 since COVID-19 was first detected on the continent. While the virus has raced through many other regions of the world, the pandemic’s evolution on the African continent has been different according to World Health Organisation (WHO) Regional Office for Africa. Preliminary analysis by the WHO finds that […]

Government of Denmark Donates $1m to Ministry of Health for COVID-19 Support

Government of Denmark Donates $1m to Ministry of Health for COVID-19 Support

The Government of Denmark has offered financial support of $1,000,000 through World Health Organisation (WHO) to the Uganda Ministry of Health to support the COVID-19 response. The grant will be used to procure test kits and additional protective gear for frontline health workers in the response according to information from the ministry of health. “Uganda […]

Makerere’s Prof Peter Waiswa Appointed to the World Health Organisation (WHO) Advisory Group

Makerere’s Prof Peter Waiswa Appointed to the World Health Organisation (WHO) Advisory Group

On 6th/5/2020, Makerere University community received exciting news about the appointment of their own Associate Professor Peter Waiswa on the World Health Organization (WHO) Advisory group. Prof Waiswa lectures Health Policy Planning and Management at the School of Public Health, Makerere University. He trained in medicine and Public Health at Mbarara University of Science and […]

Working Committee Manager ‘Knowledge Management’ NGO Job Vacancies – Welthungerhilfe (WHH)  

Organization: Welthungerhilfe (WHH) Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda Welthungerhilfe (WHH), founded in 1962, is today one of the biggest non-governmental aid and development agencies in Germany. The objective of the program in Uganda is to improve livelihoods of the most vulnerable population in rural areas through interventions that increase their Food and Nutrition Security, improve sustainable […]

Data Assistant Needed at WHO

SAVE World Health Organisation Kampala Apply on Job Openings Uganda Data Assistant – (1902293) Grade: G6 Contractual Arrangement: Temporary appointment under Staff Rule 420.4 Contract duration: 12 Months : Job Posting : May 10, 2019, 11:16:46 AM Closing Date : May 31, 2019, 12:59:00 AM Primary Location : Uganda-Kampala Organization : AF_UGA Uganda Schedule : […]

JOBS: National Professional Officer/Emergency Preparedness and Response at World Health Organisation

JOBS: National Professional Officer/Emergency Preparedness and Response at World Health Organisation

Job Title:     National Professional Officer/Emergency Preparedness and Response Organisation: World Health Organisation (WHO) Vacancy Notice No: AFRO/15/FT609 Grade: NO-C Reports to: WHO Representative About WHO: The World Health Organisation (WHO) is the directing and coordinating authority for health within the United Nations (UN) system. It is responsible for providing leadership on global health matters, shaping […]

Senior Project Officer job opportunity at World Health Organisation (WHO)

Job Title:  Senior Project Officer The World Health Organisation (WHO) is the directing and coordinating authority for health within the United Nations (UN) system. It is responsible for providing leadership on global health matters, shaping the health research agenda, setting norms and standards, articulating evidence-based policy options, providing technical support to countries and monitoring and […]