We are searching for community-based solutions that are improving maternal and child health, developed by Ugandans, for Ugandans!
Every day, 300 children and 20 mothers die in Uganda. Although many well established medical treatments exist to prevent this, they are not accessible to those who need it most.
Are you a community organization, a health worker, a business owner, a student or a government worker who has implemented a solution that has made healthcare for mothers and children more inclusive, effective or affordable?
Solutions that address the leading conditions killing women, babies and older children e.g. complications during child birth or infections
Solutions that improve health and wellbeing of mothers and babies
Solutions that empower women to have thriving families
Please click below to submit your solution through our online SIHI share platform.
Be recognised by national and global health policy makers
Have a case study published on your solution
Be featured in a WHO/TDR film on social innovation in Uganda
Meet other social innovators in Uganda and become part of the Makerere-Social Innovation in Health Hub
17TH MAY 2017
Solution Sharing Opens
30TH JUNE 2017
Solution Sharing Closes (5pm EAT)
1ST – 30TH JULY
Expert panel review and selection of high impact solutions
Top solutions announced and hosted at Makerere University Social Innovation Hub
15TH AUGUST – 15TH OCTOBER
Visit to selected projects; Case study research
15TH NOVEMBER 2017
Innovators to present to the Uganda Ministry of Health and global experts