Maternal Health

16 mothers die everyday due to pregnancy related complications in Uganda. No mother should die giving a life!

Dont criminalize HIV transmission

Clause 41 of the HIV Prevention and Control Bill 2010 criminalizes "intentional" transmission of HIV. This is an inappropriate use of the law.

Creative Commons Uganda: Sharing is Caring

CC initiatives are aimed at facilitating sharing of knowledge and creativity with the world. CC affiliates in Uganda have developed tools that support and steward legal and technical infrastructure that maximizes digital creativity, sharing of art, and innovation.

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Who We Are

Center for Health, Human Rights and Development (CEHURD) is an indigenous, non-profit, research and advocacy organization which is pioneering the enforcement of human rights and the justiciability of the right to health in Eastern Africa.


To realize social justice in public health systems in East Africa.


To work towards an effective, equitable, people-centered health system and ensure the full realization of the right to health and promote respect for human rights


Thank you CEHURD for making maternal health a priority and for being so brave to drag Gov\’t of Uganda to court to ensure that the rights of every Ugandan are respected.

Peter K


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