Photo: Women line up at the Kanungu Health Centre IV to receive HIV and cervical cancer counselling and testing, and to learn more about available family planning services. A separate que, which moves faster, is reserved for women accompanied by their husbands.
Photo: The health centre includes a ward where women in their final stages of pregnancy can remain comfortably and avoid arduous travel once labour begins.
Photo: Women receive information and guidance from a member of the volunteer health team. These teams, established three years ago by UNFPA, the Ugandan Ministry of Health and the Kanungu District Local Government, are trained in family planning methods and encourage the practice in their communities.
Photo: Women and men at the village of Kinaaba, also in the Kanungu District, waiting for testing and conselling at the Kinaaba Health Center II.
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