We have distributed soap to partners in Uganda primarily serving orphans and refugees. These vulnerable groups often lack access to soap, and live in conditions where soap is not affordable or, at times, not available at all. Our soap is distributed to help fill any gaps in supply, to ensure everyone has access to lifesaving soap at all times.
There is a great need for more assistance in the more remote regions of northern Uganda. Our colleague Hajira Mukasa a lecturer in water, sanitation and hygiene at Makerere University in Kampala and an employee of the public health department of Uganda discusses the current soap needs in the video below.