Publish Year : 2002
Thematic Area: Sectoral application of GRB
Language: English
Countries: Uganda
Region of Relevance: Eastern and Southern Africa
Resource type: Assessments and Analysis
Author(s): Forum for Women in Democracy (FOWODE)


The following short paper by FOWODE published in 2003 provides a gender analysis of the health budget in Uganda. The paper briefly discusses health indicators in Uganda since the implementation of the Health Sector Strategic Plan (HSSP), poverty reduction interventions and additional health sector reforms. The paper outlines some of the challenges and disparities in accessibility and use of health facilities, analyzes Uganda's health policy and makes recommendations for the health sector.