The mission was organised in collaboration with Watoto, a charity that assists vulnerable women and children in Uganda. It included visits to orphanage villages and care centres for women.
Sharon Tsang, a year one medical student and one of the volunteers from CUHK, treated local women at one of Watoto's Living Hope Centres to a spa day. "These ladies were captured and tortured by the army. They are infected with Aids and have been abandoned by their families. My fellow classmates and I helped them put on face masks and paint their finger nails. We want to show them that despite their suffering, they are worthy of love and ca