Infectious Diseases – Wakiso District PaternershipIsaac Nsengiyunva
Infectious Diseases Institute Makerere University in paternership with Wakiso District has today launched the Determined ,Reselient Empowered, Aids free, Mentored and safe (DREAMS ) program in Wakiso District.
The Program which focuses on reduction of HIV incidences in adolescent girls and young women targets over 12000 beneficiaries will be implemented in 4 Town councils of Kyengera, Kajjansi, Wakiso and Masulita.
The Vice Chairperson Betty Ethyl Naluyima said the district leadership is committed to ensuring the girl child is empowered in the fight against HIV.
The program is funded under the PEPFAR and CDC will address common vulnerabilities facing the adolescent girls and young women.