Way Forward On The Ongoing Industrial Action by Uganda Medical Association

Today marks the 14th day since we started our nationwide industrial action. We thank doctors for standing up and acting for the good of their nation and the health system in focusing government on issues that are critical for health and development and for standing up to be counted in this pursuit of social justice, not only for our patients and the public of Uganda but also for all health workers. The welfare of doctors is critical to the wellbeing and socio-economic development of any nation and should be given timely and close attention. This issue has been unaddressed for years..

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UPDATES ON RECENT HIGH-LEVEL ENGAGEMENTS REGARDING THE UGANDA MEDICAL ASSOCIATION (U.M.A.) INDUSTRIAL ACTION. (November 26)

Today marks the 5th day since we started our nationwide industrial action. We thank doctors for standing up and being counted in this pursuit of social justice, not only for our patients and the public but also for all health workers. These past 5 days, various committees of the U.M.A including the National Executive Committee (NEC), the Elders Forum, Regional Branch Executive committees, and others have been actively engaging the government of Uganda, the media, the public, and fellow health workers.

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