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Irene Mirembe

Irene Mirembe

Knowledge management manager, IntraHealth International

Irene Mirembe is the knowledge management manager for IntraHealth's USAID RHITES-E Activity in Uganda.

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New Game for Ugandan Men Uncovers Behavioral Barriers to Family Planning

Researchers hope the game will help more postpartum couples use modern contraceptive methods.

In Uganda, One Teen Tackles the Stigma of Violence Against Women

After surviving gender-based violence, she’s using her experience to mentor other girls and end harmful customs in her community.

In Rural Uganda, One Trans Woman Fights for HIV Care for All

She knows from experience that health workers can either push LGBTI clients away from the care they need—or draw them to it.

To Truly Manage Malaria in Uganda, Diagnosis Matters

Treatment without a proper diagnosis can undermine malaria care. Now Uganda is working to eliminate this practice.

This Teacher and Survivor is on a Mission to End Gender-Based Violence

Sylvia is helping young people protect themselves from violence, access health services, and stay in school.