Kampala, Uganda

Kampala, Uganda

Recognizing the need to focus resources on those at risk of the greatest impact of COVID-19, authorities in Kampala sought to conduct a rapid assessment of community vulnerability. The resulting framework captures a community’s exposure rates and susceptibility to illness, resources and adaptive capacity, to guide decision-making and use of limited resources in the public health response—allowing for a targeted approach informed by data and oriented around equity.

Key resources on COVID-19 and disease surveillance: