Don’t be fooled! Get the Facts!

Don’t be fooled! Get the Facts!

Editorial In today’s global pandemic, myths, mistruths and misinformation are running rampant. People around the world are frightened and are desperate for information about COVID19 and what it means to their loved ones and themselves. The truth is we are all afraid. This pandemic is something that none of us has ever experienced in our lives, and hopefully will never see again. At Rose Academies, we believe in the empowerment of knowledge. Not mistruths. Not […]

Tell a story and save a life

Tell a story and save a life

Children are dying for lack of healthcare knowledge Over 2.9 million Sub Saharan children die every year before they reach the age of 5. Thirty-six percent of those deaths were a result of pneumonia, malaria and diarrhea which could have been prevented. Most rural villagers have little or no education, are illiterate and have limited knowledge about diseases. Based upon our success with Hedhi Help, we chose to implement the same approach in creating disease […]

Can you imagine losing your hearing as a child?

Can you imagine losing your hearing as a child?

This is the story of our colleague, Kiggala Nalubwama Mastulah, a Ugandan woman that is now Executive Director of Uganda Federation of the Hard of Hearing. At the young age of 10, Mastulah lost her hearing, which changed her life forever. However difficult it may be for a girl to grow up in Africa, it doesn’t compare to the sufferings experienced of living with a disability. Today, Mastulah is an advocate for the hard of […]