Show me will be looking at young people in Schools and communities give SRH information and service to young in Uganda.
Opportunity Areas – Select those that apply
Last Mile Sexual and Reproductive Health Commodities
What specific problem(s) are you trying to address? (300 character limit)
Problem poor use of condoms by young people in communities and luck of information on things like
1. Use of drugs
2. Body changes
Giving out free condoms to those in need in communities because some people don't have accuses when in need
What are some of your unanswered questions about the problem(s) you are working to address? (500 character limit)
Young people in schools don't get information when at schools, girls menstruate and they don't have ides about it when at school.
People in communities get pregnant with out information about it more so girls.
Problems of information about health centers and locations of youth friendly care.
From the research In Uganda, young people initiate sexual activities very early in life. According to the 2004/05 National HIV/AIDS Sero-Behavioural Survey, age at first sex was estimated at 16.7 years.
Who are your end users? (1000 character limit)
End users will be people from had to reach area like slum areas, islands, people in village areas of Uganda, key populations, students etc.
I'll be looking at people age 10-24 years, in school and out of school, the needy people and it will be for people of all sex.
people will be educated in this
1. How to use condoms both male and female condoms
2. About STDs/STIs
5. Talking about abstinence with those below age of 18 years.
we will be going in communities, schools, homes of young people in need and we will be working together with hospitals and health centers which give youth friendly care so that we be referring or link young people to be worked on.
we will be doing free HIV testing and counseling and also doing medic camp for young people.
Explain your idea. (500 character limit)
Its about taking free services close to people in communities and schools because some people need them but can't get them.
people get sick but have no solutions because services a far from them, people look for condoms but have no access to the and end up having live sex which may lead to unwanted pregnancy or HIV/AIDS to young people.
What is your value proposition? (500 character limit)
it will be free and they won't have to move long distance to be worked.
we will have linkage format to use when working with health centers which will be giving free youth friendly services for easy work.
What's different about your idea compared to current solutions? (500 character limit)
My idea will be going down to the roots and it will be working with hospitals and Health Centres at all levels will be even taking service to people down in the communities and schools and at the end of year we will be doing meetings with people who have been using the service to tell us what we cane change from the way they have seen.
What are the key reasons why end users would turn to your organization over another?
Performance: Improving performance
What would success look like for your end users? (500 character limit)
Coming down the high number of young people with problems of STDS and STIS and number of girls who get unwanted pregnancy by using condoms. Young people in school getting information about health etc
How would you measure the impact your idea has on your end user(s) ? How will you measure the success of your program? (500 character limit)
By number of complaint link to health centres and people coming back for more information.
By us having meetings in communities and schools to talk about how our work has been and getting feedback from people who used of services at all levels.
By use of our data to see how we did it and number of people reached out to.
What strategies will/are you testing to acquire end users? (300 character limit)
Online talking about our services and going in communities and schools talking about services, printing information papers talking about our services and link to care.
Key partnerships - Who will you partner with to make your idea work? (500 character limit)
I will be working with teachers in schools and VHT in communities, work commitments alliances and communities organizations and getting peer educators because it will mostly be young people for young person.
Working with deferent groups of young people and to follow-up on youth people who are on ART to bring them back.
What is your organization’s name? (150 character limit)
Naguru Youth Health Network
Naguru Youth link
Tell us more about you: (750 character limit)
Am by names Mubiru Sam 24 years of age, I do motivation speaking and educating young people about life and running projects to help people and change lives.
I work with Naguru Youth Health Network and I love working with young people and Change my comments health living.
This is my face-book page https://web.facebook.com/mubiru.sam.5
I started my work in 2013 up to date and my work has been with young people, I educat people on good use of condoms, talking about HIV / AIDs and ending unwanted pregnancy.
Where will your idea be implemented? (200 character limit)
It will be implemented in Uganda
Had to reach areas
And mostly to those in need.
What do you need to get started? (500 character limit)
Bringing more people on board
Getting peer educators
Printing papers to use
Computers to help us in keeping data and making of reports.
What is the current scale of your proposed innovation?
Community - one or a few communities within one country
Experience in Implementation Country(ies)
Yes, for more than one year.
Expertise in Sector
I've worked in a sector related to my idea for more than a year.
Organization Location (200 character limit)
Registered one year ago and is based in Kampala but doing work out of kampala and it's more into service delivery to young people.
Working in China Uganda Friendship Hospital, and its in Nakawa.
What is your organizational status?
We are a registered non-profit, charity, NGO, or community-based organization.
What is the maturity of your innovation?
Early Stage Innovation: I am exploring my innovation, refining, researching, and gathering inspiration.