Rakai (Uganda)

Type: City
Name: Rakai (Uganda)
Country: Uganda
Latitude: -.72
Longitude: 31.4
population: 7,613
First reported Apr 24 2014 - Updated Apr 24 2014 - 1 reports

Multi-cultural collaboration in rural Uganda

“John Eric came to us crying one day,” explained Elysia, “his neighbors had stolen his turkey to eat for dinner! It hurt me, because he’d worked so hard on this project.” John Eric is an inspiration to his peers, and was an illuminating case study for ... [Published Yale Politic - Apr 24 2014]
First reported Apr 23 2014 - Updated Apr 23 2014 - 1 reports

Mobile Health Projects in Africa: What Works?

ITU: Key statistical highlights: ITU data release June 2012 . Geneva: International Telecommunication Union; 2012.ITU: The World in 2013: ICT Facts and Figures . Geneva: International Telecommunication Union; 2013.WEF & mHealth Alliance: Amplifying the ... [Published Diabetes Care - Apr 23 2014]
Entities: Cellphone, mHealth, HIV/AIDS
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Districts to get sh6b to save Lake Victoria

By Francis KagoloA total of nine districts and 45 community-based organisations (CBOs) are to receive sh6b from a World Bank project managed by the ministry of water and environment to save Lake Victoria.Beneficiaries include Mubende, Rakai, Masaka, Namayingo, ... [Published New Vision - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

HIV Risk Among Circumcised and Uncircumcised Men With HPV

Bosch FX, Lorincz A, Munoz N, Meijer CJ, Shah KV. The causal relation between human papillomavirus and cervical cancer. J Clin Pathol 2002; 55:244–265.Walboomers JM, Jacobs MV, Manos MM, Bosch FX, Kummer JA, Shah KV, et al . Human papillomavirus is a ... [Published General Medicine eJournal - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 1 reports

Indices to Measure Risk of HIV Acquisition in Rakai, Uganda

Targeting most-at-risk individuals with HIV preventive interventions is cost-effective. We developed gender-specific indices to measure risk of HIV among sexually active individuals in Rakai, Uganda.MethodsWe used multivariable Cox proportional hazards ... [Published Bionity.com - Apr 08 2014]
First reported Apr 07 2014 - Updated Apr 07 2014 - 1 reports

Genocide victims to be re-buried

2009-04-04 17:03Kampala - Thousands of bodies of the victims of the 1994 Rwandan genocide which floated downriver and were eventually buried in mass graves in southern Uganda will be exhumed and re-buried on Tuesday, reports said on Saturday.Up to 20 000 ... [Published News24.com - Apr 07 2014]
Entities: Genocide, Rwanda, Uganda
First reported Apr 05 2014 - Updated Apr 05 2014 - 1 reports

Immune System Diseases and Conditions: Recent Reports from Johns Hopkins University Highlight Findings in HIV/AIDS

Recent Reports from Johns Hopkins University Highlight Findings in HIV/AIDS2014 APR 05 -- By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at AIDS Weekly -- Investigators discuss new findings in Immune System Diseases and Conditions. According to news reporting out ... [Published NewsRX - Apr 05 2014]
First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 1 reports

It’s citizens who pay for the mess politicians make

A few months ago, a split in the leadership ranks of the military-political establishment that runs Uganda made headline news for a few weeks. The reporting of that story caused the closure of this newspaper for a while so I will not tempt fate by speaking ... [Published Uganda Daily Monitor - Apr 04 2014]
First reported Apr 03 2014 - Updated Apr 03 2014 - 1 reports

Foreign religions struggle to penetrate the African soul

One in every four Ugandans practices Traditional African religion, says a 2010 survey by the Pew Research Centre.Because the 2002 Census found that Christians and Muslims made up 97.3 per cent of Ugandans, it becomes evident that many Ugandans practice ... [Published Uganda Daily Monitor - Apr 03 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 02 2014 - 1 reports

HIV viral load in semen can differ in two samples provided within one hour

HIV can beintermittently detectable in the semen of men taking long-term antiretroviral therapythat is achieving full suppression of viral load in the blood, Frenchinvestigators report in PLOS ONE .They also found evidence that viral load in semen can ... [Published Aidsmap - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Mar 18 2014 - Updated Mar 19 2014 - 2 reports

Paper: Promoting an Integrated Approach to Climate Adaptation: Lessons from the coffee value chain in Uganda

IISD Publications Centre Promoting an Integrated Approach to Climate Adaptation: Lessons from the coffee value chain in Uganda »  Julie Dekens , F. Bagamba, IISD, 2014. Paper, 12 pages, copyright: CDKNRelatively little has been done to date to support ... [Published IISD - Mar 18 2014]
First reported Feb 13 2014 - Updated Feb 13 2014 - 1 reports

Importance of Relationship Context in HIV Transmission: Results From a Qualitative Case-Control Study in Rakai, Uganda

American Journal of Public Health, Volume 0, Issue 0, Page e1-e9, Ahead of Print. ... [Published American Public Health Association: American Jo ... - Feb 13 2014]

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The remains will be exhumed and re-buried on Tuesday "as sign of increasing brotherly relations between Uganda and Rwanda" , CBS radio quoted Rwanda's ambassador in Kampala, Ignatius Kamali, as saying
...According to news reporting out of Baltimore Maryland, by NewsRx editors, research stated, "Human papillomavirus (HPV) infection causes genital warts, penile cancer and cervical cancer. Africa has one of the highest rates of penile and cervical cancers, but there are little data on high-risk human papillomavirus (HR-HPV) prevalence in heterosexual men."

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Multi-cultural collaboration in rural Uganda [Published Yale Politic - Apr 24 2014]
Mobile Health Projects in Africa: What Works? [Published Diabetes Care - Apr 23 2014]
Districts to get sh6b to save Lake Victoria [Published New Vision - Apr 14 2014]
HIV Risk Among Circumcised and Uncircumcised Me... [Published General Medicine eJournal - Apr 14 2014]
Indices to Measure Risk of HIV Acquisition in R... [Published Bionity.com - Apr 08 2014]
Genocide victims to be re-buried [Published News24.com - Apr 07 2014]
Immune System Diseases and Conditions: Recent R... [Published NewsRX - Apr 05 2014]
It’s citizens who pay for the mess politicians ... [Published Uganda Daily Monitor - Apr 04 2014]
Foreign religions struggle to penetrate the Afr... [Published Uganda Daily Monitor - Apr 03 2014]
HIV viral load in semen can differ in two sampl... [Published Aidsmap - Apr 01 2014]
Paper: Promoting an Integrated Approach to Clim... [Published IISD - Mar 18 2014]
Uganda's coffee sector works towards a climate ... [Published IISD - Mar 18 2014]
Importance of Relationship Context in HIV Trans... [Published American Public Health Association: American Jo ... - Feb 13 2014]
Most Evictees From Tanzania Are Ugand... [Published AllAfrica.com - Sep 05 2013]
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