The Ujenzi Charitable Trust supports high-impact programs in maternal, newborn and child health, human rights, health worker training, and innovations and technology implementation research. Some of the programs that Ujenzi has enabled to reduce respiratory-related newborn morbidity and mortality; reduce maternal mortality and morbidity due to postpartum hemorrhage as well as address lack of access to anesthesia services. Moreover, the Trust supports commercial sex trafficking and its devastating effects on women and girls including intense psychological trauma and infectious disease(most notably HIV/AIDS), extensive physical injury, drug addiction, unwanted pregnancy and malnutrition.
For a better understanding of the people and efforts Ujenzi supports, please visit the Ujenzi Youtube for non-profits channel and view the videos like Between the Earth and Sky, an inspiring, short documentary about the 400 medical students who have struggled to become the first generation of South Sudanese doctors.
Communicable diseases, Health information technology and management, Health workforce and training, Mental health and psycho-social services, Nutrition