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About us

Who we are

Samasha is a Global South Non-Governmental Organization incorporated in 2012 in Uganda. With headquarters in Uganda, Samasha has grown to implement projects in over 15 countries in Sub-Saharan Africa and Asia. These include Burkina Faso, Cote d’Ivoire, Ethiopia, Mali, Niger, Senegal, Gambia, Guinea Mauritania, Benin, Indonesia, Kenya, Malawi, Nigeria, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, and Zambia.

Samasha has extensive expertise in advocacy and accountability, health system strengthening to support access to sexual and reproductive health rights (SRHR) services, and leveraging the commercial sector for increased access through innovations and technologies in RMNCAH 
Samasha’s core capacity lies in its ability to innovate and transfer capacities and skills to public institutions and civil society organizations for onward application to strengthen health systems in the areas of leadership and governance, access to medicines, health financing, service delivery, health workforce and health information systems.

Technical Expertise: Samasha’s technical team has accumulated years of experience implementing health interventions specifically focusing on Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn, Child and Adolescent health and Nutrition (RMNCAH-N). Our interventions address Health System Strengthening specifically Reproductive Health Commodity Security and Health workforce; Health Financing, advocacy and accountability including resource tracking; and Health Technologies and Innovations. 


A highly networked technical agency that contributes to policies and practices to improve population, health, and sustainable development in the Global South.


To support and engage governments, development partners, civil society, and the private sector through policy advocacy, accountability, reproductive health commodity security, skills transfer, innovations, and partnerships to improve reproductive, maternal, newborn, child, adolescent health and nutrition (RMNCAH-N) health outcomes in the Global South.

Core Values

At Samasha, our values are at the core of our mission to promote the right to health for women, children, adolescents, and disadvantaged communities. Our framework is built upon key principles that drive our work:

  • Gender Equity

    We believe in equal access to healthcare and prioritise addressing gender disparities. Our commitment to gender equity ensures that everyone, regardless of their gender, has the same opportunities and rights to quality healthcare.

  • Integrity

    We uphold the highest standards of integrity in all aspects of our work. We are guided by ethical principles, honesty, and professionalism, ensuring that our actions are in alignment with our mission and the best interests of the communities we serve

  • Collaborations

    We recognize that meaningful impact requires collective efforts. Through collaborations with governments, development partners, civil society, and the private sector, we leverage diverse expertise, resources, and networks to maximise our reach and effectiveness.

  • Accountability

    We hold ourselves accountable to the communities we serve, our stakeholders, and donors. We are committed to delivering on our promises and ensuring that resources are utilized efficiently and effectively to achieve our goals.

  • Transparency

    Transparency is a fundamental value in our organization. We believe in open communication, sharing information, and being transparent about our operations, activities, and impact. We strive to build trust and maintain a high level of transparency in all our interactions.

Quality Policy

Samasha is dedicated to improving health systems in the Global South, with a specific focus on Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn, Child, And Adolescent Health (RMNCAH).

We are committed to delivering the highest quality services and products to exceed the expectations of our beneficiaries and stakeholders. By adhering to ISO9001:2015 standards and best practices, we continuously enhance our processes, products, and services.

Through partnerships with governments, development partners, civil society, and the private sector, we strive for sustainable impact. Our dedicated team undergoes comprehensive training, fostering a quality, professionalism, and accountability culture.