Reproductive health improvement program launched in Western Uganda

In Kampala:
Steven Shalita, tel. (+256-41) 430 2236 sshalita@worldbank.org

In Washington:
Cathy Russell, tel. (+1-202) 458 8124 crussell@worldbank.org
 
Mbarara - September 18, 2008 – The Ministry of Health in conjunction with Marie Stopes International-Uganda (MSI) today launched a project to treat sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) and reduce maternal and infant mortality among poor people in western and southern Uganda.