Awareness campaign with community structures
This activity was conducted in three districts of Wakiso, Rukungiri, and Kanungu targeting local leaders and community structures to increase COVID19 Vaccine uptake. The leaders who participated in the event were LC III Chairperson, the division clerks, the District Health Educator, the ADHO, the VHTS and the health workers. Key issues raise was the fact that there is still predominant hesitancy about the effectiveness and safety of the vaccine, availability of all types of vaccines, attitude of health workers, Corruption to acquire the vaccination certificate and payment of the VHTs who mobilize people for vaccination. Therefore, AGHA together with other partners will influence the district leadership and the ministry of health team needs to intentionally come out to address the issues pointed out.