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CS Health meets END Fund Director to fight neglected tropical diseases, Nairobi (KENYA) Tuesday, October 15, 2019

CS Health meets END Fund Director to fight neglected tropical diseases, Nairobi (KENYA) Tuesday, October 15, 2019

The Cabinet Secretary for Health Sicily Kariuki today met with END Fund Director of Programs Ana Gabriela Power and Sam Mayer, Vice President of Public Affairs. They discussed collaboration in the implementation of Kenya Breaking Transmission Strategy for Neglected Tropical

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Health Ministry CAS identifies community health as avenue to achieve UHC. Nairobi (KENYA) October 15, 2019

Health Ministry CAS identifies community health as avenue to  achieve UHC.   Nairobi (KENYA) October 15, 2019

Community health has been identified as a cost-effective avenue for achieving Universal Health Coverage. Dr. Rashid Aman, Chief Administrative Secretary (CAS) in the Ministry of Health said even though investing in a well-resourced and functional community health system requires significant

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Kenya observes world mental health day to prevent suicide

Kenya observes world mental health day to prevent suicide

Nairobi [KENYA] October 10, 2019 – Today is World Mental Health Day ! The World Mental Health Day is observed on 10 October every year, with the overall objective of raising awareness of mental health issues around the world and

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Kenya pledges $6M at the 6th global fund replenishment conference.

Kenya pledges $6M at the 6th global fund replenishment conference.

October 10, 2019 – The Cabinet Secretary for Health Sicily Kariuki spoke on behalf of HE the President at the 6th Global Fund Replenishment Conference, Pledging Session today. During the occasion Kenya pledged USD 6M for the next three years.

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Kenya integrates eye care within Primary health care. Nairobi (KENYA) October 9, 2019

Kenya integrates eye care within Primary health care. Nairobi (KENYA) October 9, 2019

 Provision of effective and accessible eye care services is key for effectively controlling visual impairment including blindness. To strengthen eye care services Kenya is accelerating training of all eye health cadres and using technology in eye health, Dr. Micheal Gichangi

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Kenya signs health cooperation MOU with Tunisia. Nairobi (KENYA) October 8, 2019

Kenya signs health cooperation MOU with Tunisia. Nairobi (KENYA) October 8, 2019

The Cabinet Secretary for Health Sicily Kariuki today signed an MOU on health cooperation with Tunisia Minister for Foreign Affairs Khemaies Jhiinaoui who was by accompanied the Tunisian Ambassador to Kenya Hatem Landouisi. The five year MOU covers cooperation in

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Medical camp held in Manunga Health centre courtesy of MOH and agencies

Medical camp held in Manunga Health centre courtesy of MOH and agencies

Residents of Nyandarua county received free services at a medical camp at Manunga Health centre organized by Ministry of Health in partnership with Kenyatta National Hospital and KEMSA. The  Cabinet Secretary for Health Sicily Kariuki presided over the event and

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PRESS RELEASE STAREHE GIRLS

PRESS RELEASE STAREHE GIRLS
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Kenya contraceptive prevalence increase. Nairobi (KENYA) October 3, 2019

Kenya contraceptive prevalence increase. Nairobi (KENYA) October 3, 2019

The Government is committed in  ensuring universal availability and security of contraceptive methods, to meet the demands of Kenyans of reproductive age in managing and attaining their desired family sizes. Speaking during the celebrations to make the World Contraceptive Day

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Government to roll out HPV vaccine to prevent cervical cancer next month. Nairobi, KENYA Wednesday October 2, 2019

Government to roll out HPV vaccine to prevent cervical cancer next month.    Nairobi, KENYA Wednesday October 2, 2019

The government is expected to roll out the Human Papillomavirus (HPV) virus vaccine that causes Cervical Cancer by next month. The vaccine that targets approximately 800,000, 10 year old girls will be administered in two doses six months apart free

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