Mr. George Olanya, holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Public Health. Have 10 years of professional work experience of which 6 years as Health Assistant/Assistant District Water Officer In-charge of Water, Sanitation and Hygiene, Environmental Health Department with Nwoya District Local Government (NDLG). Designed, coordinated and managed water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) components of Nwoya District Local Government. Managed all WASH budgets related activities, oversaw WASH implementation at District, supervised and coordinated activities of WASH implementing partners in the district. I was also a district focal person for immunization where I designed, Planned, budgeted and coordinated immunization activities in the district. I have Four (04) years with NGOs in similar roles and responsivities in WASH and Health programming.
Regional Communication Officer, FHI 360, Northern Uganda, Provide Health Communication (HC) technical support to implementing partners, CBOs, Key Population, Creative partners and radio stations. Support review, field tests and customizing integrated campaign materials to reflect regional contexts. Support the process of identifying, training and supervising community campaign champions and Key Population, linking supply and demand side communication. Support districts, IPs and CBOs to implement Health Communication strategies and activities. Document and monitor Health Communication activities and develop success stories on a regular basis. Develop activities report and participate in developing quarterly and annual reports. I’M a graduate holder, fluent in English .Conducted and completed health communication audit in all the 15 districts in northern region, held 15 inception meetings to introduce CHC in all the 15 districts in Northern Uganda, participated and attended 38 coordination and collaboration meetings. Helped in the development of CHC Obulamu? Campaign for Uganda.
i have interest in SBCC and health communication programming.