• Why Africa Needs Palliative Care

    Pain relief is more important than ever as the African continent is facing a cancer epidemic.

  • 25 Year Silver Jubilee Celebration

    Click on the slide above to learn about HAU’s 25 year journey of caring for those in need.

  • Dr. Anne Merriman

    Click on the slide above to learn more about the Founder of Hospice Africa Uganda.


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Latest Updates


  • Message from the Founder

  • "Lack of access to pain relief for dying patients is a "public health emergency", experts are warning." -BBC

  • UN deliberations include statement on Uganda’s leadership in pain control.

  • In 2014, Anne Merriman was nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize for her efforts in palliative care.

  • This short clip takes you to Uganda and shares with you the work that Hospice Africa is carrying out.

  • Imagine a world where the strongest pain-killer is paracetamol. This is the reality for millions.