List/Grid Monthly Archives: November 2011

Huw Stephens in Kenya

Huw Stephens in Kenya

Source ActionAiad.org Posted by Lisa Telfer 24 November 2011 12:35 Our friend and Radio 1 DJ Huw Stephens recently went on a trip to the slums of Nairobi in Kenya… Read more »

Interview: Geoffrey Korir, a medical physicist

Interview: Geoffrey Korir, a medical physicist

Source: www.ombui.net November 15, 2011 Kenya falls below in the number of medical physicists required internationally and operates under old regulations crafted in the 1980?s that fail to capture the… Read more »

Test 1000 truckers in Kenya and help beat HIV/AIDS

Test 1000 truckers in Kenya and help beat HIV/AIDS

Source:http://www.globalgiving.co.uk/pr/9100/proj9047a.html Moonlight voluntary counselling and testing (VCT) seeks to increase knowledge amongst high-risk groups about the effects of HIV/ AIDS. Long distance truck drivers and commercial sex workers remain a… Read more »

Kenya asked to tax air tickets to finance ARVs

Kenya asked to tax air tickets to finance ARVs

Source: The Nairobi Star BY JOHN MUCHANGI The government has been challenged to introduce taxes on air tickets to fund HIV treatment. Kenya is among the largest beneficiaries of similar… Read more »

Transforming the lives of people living with HIV/ AIDs in the Nairobi slum

Transforming the lives of people living with HIV/ AIDs in the Nairobi slum

Source:http://www.ngonewsafrica.org By Francis Osure An NGO is transforming the lives of people living with HIV/ AIDs in the Nairobi slum areas by going on a door to door campaign, to… Read more »

How Much Do You Really Know About HIV/AIDS?

How Much Do You Really Know About HIV/AIDS?

Source: Thebody.com Think you know your stuff when it comes to HIV/AIDS, eh? We’ll see about that. Below are eight questions about HIV/AIDS that go well beyond the basics of… Read more »

Despite injuries, girls still dream

Despite injuries, girls still dream

Source: Daily Nation By DANIEL WESANGULA Posted Saturday, November 19 2011 at 22:30 On July 29 at around 5 pm, Mrs Rosemary Sang received a call from a number she… Read more »

KENYA: Local production means cheaper ARVs

KENYA: Local production means cheaper ARVs

Source: IRIN NAIROBI, 16 November 2011 (PlusNews) – A Kenyan pharmaceutical company has been given the green light by the World Health Organization (WHO) to start producing antiretroviral (ARV) drugs,… Read more »

Kenyan doctors threaten to strike over pay

Kenyan doctors threaten to strike over pay

Source: The Standard By Steve Mkawale Doctors have threatened to paralyse services in health institutions on December 5, to push for a 300 per cent wage increase. “All doctors in… Read more »

Soaring prices of drugs add burden on diabetics

Soaring prices of drugs add burden on diabetics

Source: Coastweek By:Bedah Mengo NAIROBI (Xinhua) — As Kenya joins other nations in celebrating the on Nov. 14, the rising cost of managing the disease in the East African nation… Read more »

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