Press Room


Are we missing the read opioid drug crisis? BBC. January, 2018. External Link

Mukumbi promoted palliative care. Daily Monitor, Uganda. January, 2018. External Link.

‘Opiophobia’ Has Left Africa in Agony. The New York Times. December, 2017. External Link

To Comfort Always. Interview With Prof Anne Merriman. Singapore Medical Association. October, 2017. External Link

Leave No One (Suffering) Behind: Palliative Care & the SDGs. Ehospice, October, 2017. External Link. 

African Palliative Care and the Ethos of Hospitality. Huffpost, September, 2017.  External Link

Building skills and strengthening advocacy: Hospice Africa Uganda’s contribution to Francophone Africa. International Association for Hospice and Palliative Care, September, 2017, Vol 18, No 9. External Link

Anne Merriman Foundation- Lighting up the World! Pallium India, August, 2016. External Link

Spotlight: Anne Merriman Foundation. Phillip Bates & Co, November 2016. External Link

How Uganda Came to Earn High Marks for Quality of Death. NPR, January, 2016. External Link

Dr. Anne Merriman’s Hospice brings Dignity to the Dying in Uganda. Irish Times, June 2016. External Link

UN Deliberations include Statement on Uganda’s Leadership in Pain Control. EHospice, February 2016. External Link

Meet Anne Merriman: The Woman behind Uganda’s Impressive End-of-Life Care. Ventures Africa, January 2016. External Link

How One Woman is Helping Ease the Pain of Dying Patients. Mashable, February 2016. External Link

Former Irish Prime Minister, Enda Kenny, meets with Dr. Merriman. 2018

Former Nun Helping Ugandan’s Die Painlessly. Yahoo News, February 2016. External Link 

RTE Radio with Miriam Donohoe (link to listen to broadcast)

Volunteer’s Call: Miriam Donohoe. Independent Ireland, February2016. External Link

From Nun to Nobel Nominee. International Association for the Study of Pain, August 2014. Link (PDF)

Nobel Peace Prize Nomination for Pioneer. Lancaster University, March 2014. External Link

Hospice Africa Uganda Celebrates 20 years of Care. Ehospice, May 2013. External Link

Looking Back at a Week of Celebration at Hospice Africa UgandaEhospice, May 2013. External Link

Help for Uganda’s Terminally Ill. BBC News, October 26th, 2002. External Link

Francophone Initiators Course held at Hospice Africa Uganda. Ehospice, May 2013. External Link

Palliative Care Training in Francophone AfricaEhospice, April 2013. External Link

Interview with Franciscah Tsikai, IHPCA graduate and recipient of IJPN award. Ehospice, April 2013. External Link

A Visit to Hospice Africa Uganda. Ehospice, April 2013. External Link 

IHPCA Congratulates First cohort of BSc Palliative Care Graduates. Ehospice, March 2013. External Link

Religions of the World Charter for Palliative Care (PDF)