Malnutrition still a challenge for children in Karamoja

Annually, about 1,014 children under five out of a target population of 22,740 are expected to be referred to the Nutrition ward at Moroto Referral Hospital with severe malnutrition, according to hospital statistics for the financial year 2022-2023.

Robert Mukasa
Baby Arichu Angiro, carried by her mother, Topoth Regina, on receiving assessment at Moroto Regional Referral Hospital on 28.07.2023.
UNICEF/Tibaweswa
08 August 2023