ExxonMobil develops local healthcare capacity in Uganda

ExxonMobil is working in partnership with the Academic Alliance Foundation to train African physicians on the latest HIV/AIDS treatment and technology at the Infectious Diseases Institute at Makerere University in Uganda.

The Institute provides training for health care workers and researchers in effective prevention strategies, new diagnostic tools, and care and treatment protocols for infectious diseases. To date, more than 1000 African healthcare workers from 23 countries have been trained at the Institute.

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Partnership types

Advocacy of global issues; Project funding

Regions / countries / territories

Africa: Uganda

Global issues

Education and training; HIV/AIDS, TB, malaria, health and medical