Becoming a Birth Partner

Published with the permission from Birth Partner, Nicolette JacobszIMG_0219   I am so glad I can be of some help to moms in Uganda. I am from South Africa origin... read more

Join Shanti Uganda in Celebrating #MothersMonth

By May 11th, midwives at the Shanti Uganda Birth Centre in Luwero will have safely and lovingly supported nearly 500 mothers give birth to healthy babies. In a country that loses 16 mothers everyday due to preventable birth related complications that is an achievement worth celebrating. In admiration of all our courageous mothers, Shanti Uganda declares Ma... read more

Becoming a Birth Partner

Published with permission from Birth Partner, Cathy Rose DSCN0994I have just signed up to be a birth partner.  I am doing this to honour my mother, Adelia Rose, who sp... read more

Something Inspiring

By Cara Stephenson- Monitoring and Evaluations Intern Shanti Uganda held our Teen Girls Workshop during the September school holidays. As usual, the girls engaged and enjoyed the sessions we gave on an a vast array of topics, varying from reusable pad making to navigating healthy relationships, and everything in between affecting the health of young women in Uganda.

Positions of Change

Written by Julia Hagedorn, volunteer midwife from Germany 

“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world!” -Nelson Mandela- ???????????????????????????????

Memories from Uganda

Written by Bobby Bessey, B.Sc, Yoga Teacher, Doula 

Over a year has passed since I was in Uganda and I’m very happy to say that I will be returning in the new year. From April 4th – 13th 2014, I will be instructing, along with local Ugandan midwives, the first ever Shakti Yoga Prenatal Teacher Train... read more

Thank you for an AMAZING 2013! Check out the Year-in-Review

Shanti Uganda has been blessed with an incredible year! We could not have done it without our amazing volunteers, donors, sponsors, supporters, partners, advisors, and friends! Here are just a few of the highlights of 2013!!