The International Center for Child Health and Development (ICHAD)’s mission is to contribute to the reduction of poverty and the improvement of health and overall developmental outcomes for youth and families in low-resource communities, particularly those in sub-Saharan Africa. The Center conducts rigorous applied research focused on family-level economic strengthening and empowerment interventions that tackle the interactive effects of poverty, disease, and health-related risk factors for youth. ICHAD also seeks to increase public awareness and support for asset-based social programs, as well as to promote research-driven policy and programming.



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The end of 2018 marked the closeout of a fruitful year here at ICHAD and the beginning of a new journey for one of our Ugandan colleagues, Ms. Jacqueline Nanteza who became Mrs. Bbaale on December 29th. The couple was wed at Blessed Sacrament Kimmanya Church in Masaka. https://t.co/Sryelf6VDT WashU_ICHAD photo

Here comes the bride, all dressed in white! ICHAD research assistant, Medress Nansubuga wed her fiancé, Mr. Barnabas Kateregga on December 15th, 2018 at Masaka Pentecostal Church. The ceremony was followed by a beautiful reception held at Laston Gardens Kijjabwemi in Masaka. https://t.co/zvr2WedZoq WashU_ICHAD photo


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