“ More than 28 million Ugandans lack access to safe water In rural Uganda, conditions are even worse — women and children walk more than three hours a day just to collect water.”
Ugandans living in poverty pay as much as 22 percent of their income to access water from vendors. This reduces overall household income, limiting the ability of families to break the vicious cycle of poverty.
Unfortunately, the health care crisis is even worse. The Ugandan public health system is poorly funded and underequipped, in part as a result of this trend towards privatization.
A large proportion of those accessing health services in the country have to pay for their healthcare services. Major challenges are due To underfunding, understaffing, lack of accommodation, lack of healthcare equipment and inconsistent drug distribution.
MAUSA is on the ground working with local partners to help end the water, food and health care crisis
Feed The Fasting
According to the UN the number of people affected by hunger globally rose to as many as 828 million in 2021, an increase of about 46 million since 2020 and 150 million since the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The estimated infant mortality rate per the validation study by WHO in 2016 is 21.3 per 1,000 live births and neonatal mortality is 14 per 1000 live births in with over 74% of these deaths occurring in the neonatal period.
There are at least 140 million orphans in the world suffering both physically and mentally, trying to get by without the support of a loving family.
Widow Home Repair
The latest events including clashes near IDP camps and civilian compounds leaving civilians killed, injured, and trapped in active conflict zones.
MAUSA and a partner organization have carried out the Qurbani 2018 program and distributed meat as charity food to impoverished and needy Muslim families
785 million people in the world live without clean water. For as little as $13 you can help an entire family have access to clean water for years.
your donation could provide clean drinking water for 1 person for over 10 years
your donation could provide enough food for a family of 7 for an entire month
your donation could provide quality health care for 1 person for an entire year