Schistosomiasis Situation in Uganda: A Review of Knowledge, Attitudes and Practices (KAP) associated with Schistosomiasis Infection and Prevention

Johns Hopkins Center for Communication Programs, Makerere University School of Public Health

This literature review was undertaken as part of the formative research in preparation for the Bilharzia Communication Campaign in Uganda. 

It covers the following:

  • Introduction to Schistosomiasis
  • Schistosomiasis in Uganda
  • KAP associated with Schistosomiasis infection and its prevention in Uganda
  • Key findings on KAP related to Schistosomiasis Infection and prevention in Uganda
  • Recommendations for the mass media Schistosomiasis prevention campaign