By Michael Ssemakula
Why fold my hands this way? I am portraying “I am generation Equality” symbol. A generation of equality begins now with more committed and sustainable domestic financing for the Health Sector through the Taxes we pay to build a resilient health system.
Think about the facilities in the rural areas where access to the national or regional blood banks is hundreds of miles away, do they even have the equipment for proper blood storage and safe blood transfusion?
Majority of maternal deaths happen in rural areas, this is already a created inequality in access to maternal healthcare, a gap in Primary Health Care implementation and a far-step to achieve Universal Health Coverage.