ICRC assistance programmes: projection for 2009 in northern Uganda

05-02-2009 Field Newsletter

The aim of ICRC assistance programmes is to promote self-reliance among affected communities, improving the delivery of essential services such as health and water supply, as well as restoring people’s economic ability to provide for themselves.


  • Health Programmes
  • Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) Programmes
  • Economic Security Programmes
  • Other ICRC activities in Uganda



An ICRC clinical officer and a nurse attend to an injured boy at a Health Centre rehabilitated by the ICRC in Bibia, Amuru district
© ICRC / Pascal Jequier

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