Amicaall Uganda Launches DANIDA MARPS Project (ADMARPS) in Kampala Capital City Authority and Entebbe Municipality on 3rd July 2014 at Imperial Royal Hotel Kampala
Theme “Engaging Urban Leaders to scale up comprehensive HIV & AIDS services Targeting MARPS & other High Risk Groups
Urban areas in the country to experience higher HIV prevalence. This according to AMICALL which is Pan African organization of African Mayors and Urban leaders which has met all division leaders to launch a program intended to fight HIV AIDS in urban areas. The minister of ethics and integrity Fr Simon Lukodo who was the chief guest, told the leaders that they have not done enough in fighting HIV AIDS. Lokodo said that they failed to close down places that encourage prostitution and this has contributed greatly to the rise in the prevalence rates of HIV in urban areas.