Diabetes at School and Community Project

Many children living with type 1 diabetes in Uganda and their families experience a variety of problems in school and may encounter difficulty accessing the school environment and participating in school programs, such as physical education and other activities such as school trips. Children with type 1 diabetes are sometimes perceived as sick or abnormal due to little awareness of the condition. The lack of awareness and knowledge around diabetes within schools can lead to stigma, isolation and discrimination. [...]

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