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Kenya is celebrated for introducing the HPV vaccine

Kenya is celebrated for introducing the HPV vaccine

Nairobi, Wednesday 13th November 2019  –  Kenya is among the three leading Countries in Africa with the highest number of cervical cancer deaths, the Vaccine Alliance (GAVI) Board Chair Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Lweala has said. Speaking today in Nairobi  during a

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Harnessing strategic partnerships and innovations for attainment of SDGs

Harnessing strategic partnerships and innovations for attainment of SDGs

Nairobi November 13, 2019 – The Ministry of Health is developing a Public Private Partnership (PPP) Strategy and toolkit as an innovative financing mechanisms to complement the Government’s health financing efforts. Speaking during an ICPD25 side event themed: “Harnessing the

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President Kenyatta opens ICPD25 forum

President Kenyatta opens ICPD25 forum

Nairobi November 12, 2019 – President Uhuru Kenyatta  opened the International  Conference on Population and Development (ICPD25) with an assurance that Kenya will implement the summit Programme of action to promote reproductive health and gender equality. The President said advancing

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Kenya meets Global HIV targets

Kenya meets Global HIV targets

Nairobi November 11, 2019 – Kenya is ahead of schedule to reduce AIDS related deaths by 25% by 2020, Health Cabinet Secretary (CS) Sicily Kariuki says. The CS said the country has registered more than 51% reduction in new infections

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Kenya Family Planning uptake improves

Kenya Family Planning uptake improves

Nairobi Monday November 11, 2019 – New reports show that 314 million women and girls are now using modern contraception in 69 low income countries. The 69 lowest income countries are now showing greater access and support of family planning

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HEALTH SECTOR INTERGOVERNMENTAL FORUM

HEALTH SECTOR INTERGOVERNMENTAL FORUM

MOH hosts 13th Health Sector Intergovernmental Forum Nairobi November 7, 2019 – On 5th and 6th November, 2019 the Ministry of Health hosted the 13th Health Sector Intergovernmental Forum (HSIGF) at the Kenya School of Monetary Studies. The Forum brought

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GoK increases support for Global fight against Malaria, TB and HIV

GoK increases support for Global fight against Malaria, TB and HIV

Nairobi November 7, 2019 – The Government has prioritized procurement and payment of commodities for Global Fund supported Programmes, to build on the milestones achieved in the fight against Tuberculosis, HIV and Malaria through the support of partners. Speaking when

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UHC makes a good investment, CS Kariuki

UHC makes a good investment, CS Kariuki

Nairobi Wednesday November 6, 2019 – Investments in Universal Health Coverage (UHC) are impactful and will hold higher merit for every Kenyan family. Speaking  during the Kenya Editor’s Guild Press Club Luncheon on Universal Health Coverage – Keeping the Promise,

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Kenya Laboratory Biorisk Management Curriculum (2nd Edition)

Kenya Laboratory Biorisk Management Curriculum (2nd Edition)

Kenya Laboratory Biorisk Management Curriculum(2nd Edition)    

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ICPD EAC MINISTERIAL COMMITTMENT

ICPD EAC MINISTERIAL COMMITTMENT

The Ministers of Health from the EAC Partner States meeting in Nairobi have renewed their collective commitment to sustain & fast track implementation & funding of the Programme of Action of the ICPD, the Global strategy on women & children’s

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