Kenya

Kenya

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  • Joseph Matalanga posted an update in the group Group logo of KenyaKenya 1 day, 23 hours ago

    Mandera County which has recorded the highest maternal mortality rates at 3,795 deaths per 100,000 live births has banked on volunteer community health workers as an addition in the war against maternal and infant deaths. This is in addition to the opening of a Community Life Centre (CLC) which integrates healthcare with socio-economic solutions,…[Read more]

  • Joseph Matalanga posted an update in the group Group logo of KenyaKenya 2 days ago

    Kenya has adopted Finlands solution to baby deaths by embracing Toto Care Box, The box is a maternal care package that contains items for the mother and the new born to ensure that the mother has what she needs to cater for her new born child for the first 28 days of life, which are the most critical. Lucy Wambui Kaigutha the founder of Toto Care…[Read more]


  • Joseph Matalanga posted an update in the group Group logo of KenyaKenya 1 week, 2 days ago

    Ms Caroline Munene, Managing Director AAR Insurance Company Limited wrote a piece in the Daily Nation on why Pooling services can lower health care cost. She talked on the importance of grouping together of resources (assets, equipment, personnel, effort, etc.) for the purposes of maximizing advantage or minimizing risk to the health users. Find…[Read more]


  • Joseph Matalanga posted an update in the group Group logo of KenyaKenya 3 weeks ago

    Some good news for Kenya as The Global Fund Technical Review Panel has approved Kenya’s Funding request for Ksh 36 Billion , which was submitted on May 23rd this year. The submission made through the Kenya Country Coordinating Mechanism, chaired by the Principal for Secretary, Mr. Julius Korir, with representation from the National and County G…[Read more]


  • Joseph Matalanga posted an update in the group Group logo of KenyaKenya 3 weeks, 1 day ago

    Upishi Digi Kenya, a behavior change communication (BCC) project led and implemented by Population Services Kenya (PS Kenya) with support from the Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves to stimulate the adoption and consistent use of cleaner cooking solutions in Kenya. The project aims to device ways of cooking using stoves that are cleaner and more…[Read more]


  • Joseph Matalanga posted an update in the group Group logo of KenyaKenya 3 weeks, 2 days ago

    The Health Journalism Symposium organized by the Medical Practitioners and Dentist Board which took place last week was used as a forum to discuss the importance of media in addressing public health issues. In his remarks, the Cabinet Secretary for health talked of how the media has a vital role in collectively shaping how citizens view government…[Read more]

  • Seth Otto posted an update in the group Group logo of KenyaKenya 4 weeks ago

    There’s an app for that! Specifically, WhatsApp. This is a great example of how a group of young adults and adolescents are using WhatsApp to build community of support.

    http://blog.path.org/2017/06/improving-hiv-care-for-teens-in-kenya-with-virtual-friendships/


  • Jacque Mwende joined the group Group logo of KenyaKenya 1 month ago

  • Joseph Matalanga posted an update in the group Group logo of KenyaKenya 1 month, 1 week ago

    Kenya was last week chosen to be host to the Regional Collaborating Centre for the Africa Center for Disease Control (CDC). Disease surveillance experts from the 14 countries within the African Union Eastern Region met in Nairobi to discuss the operational arrangements for the regional center. The Cabinet Secretary of Health Dr Cleopa Mailu…[Read more]