Uganda abortion, clinics and organisations

Abortion is only permitted to save the life of the woman, to preserve physical health, and to preserve mental health.

Misoprostol is registered and widely available under the brand name Misotac®. 

In June 2008, misoprostol tablets were registered for prevention and treatment of postpartum hemorrhage (PPH) in Uganda.


Marie Stopes has a free of change hotline tel : 0800 120 333

Marie Stopes operates 16 clinics and provdes post abortion care.


Women's Organizations

Akina Mama wa Afrika (AMwA)

Head Office: Plot 30 Bukoto Street,

Kamwokya, Kampala, Uganda

P.O. Box 24310

Kampala, Uganda

Tel: +256 414 543 681

Fax: +256 414 543 683



Family Planning Association Of Uganda

P.O. Box 10746, Old Kampala Hill



Tel: 230260

Fax: 258300


Motherhood Initiative of Association of Women's Organizations of Uganda

P.O.Box 1191

Kampala, Uganda

Tel: 256-41-235791

Fax: 230784

(Maternal mortality, Maternal welfare, Community mobilization)


Uganda Association Of Women Laywers (FIDA UGANDA)

Deodata Namusoke

Plot No. 54 Bukoto St.



(256-41) 530848


Uganda Women's Network (UWONET)


Network of 20 organisations in Uganda


Women in Law and Development in Africa (WiLDAF-U)

PO Box 2475. Kampala Tel: (256 41) 257 885

Fax: (256 41) 257 869.

Promoting women's Legal Development.


Women of Uganda Network (WOUGNET)