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State to unveil first TB report since Independence

State to unveil first TB report since Independence

Source: Mediamax By George Kebaso Date: March 20, 2017 The first-ever report on tuberculosis prevalence in the country in post-independent Kenya will be released during the World TB Day on… Read more »

Hold patients in special isolation units not jails as TB is not a crime, judge orders

Hold patients in special isolation units not jails as TB is not a crime, judge orders

Source: Standard Digital By Joy Wanja Muraya Sunday, March 27th 2016 Do you have a persistent cough that just won’t go away? Has it been more than two weeks since… Read more »

Jhpiego Country Director  – Kenya

Jhpiego Country Director – Kenya

Jhpiego, an affiliate of the Johns Hopkins University, is an international NGO committed to improving the health of women and their families.  Jhpiego-Kenya works in close collaboration with both the… Read more »

Kenya to receive Sh35bn for HIV and TB treatment

Kenya to receive Sh35bn for HIV and TB treatment

Source: Aidswatch 17th September 2015 September 17, 2015 Kenya will receive Sh35 billion from the Global Fund to treat HIV-Aids, TB and Malaria. The money will also help the country… Read more »

KANCO Advocacy Manager Job Re-Advertisement

KANCO Advocacy Manager Job Re-Advertisement

Vacancy Re-Advertisement: KANCO is a national membership network of organization with over 1000 Non-Governmental Organization (NGOs), Community Based Organization (CBOs), Faith Based Organization (FBOs), Private Sector, Research and Learning Institutions… Read more »

Kenya Needs Sh20 Billion for TB

Kenya Needs Sh20 Billion for TB

  Source : The Star By Eric Oloomarch Kenya requires Sh20 billion to effectively fund tuberculosis programmes in the next four years, National TB and Leprosy Disease Programme (NTLD-P) has… Read more »

Universal health coverage – Ebola reveals the gaps

Universal health coverage – Ebola reveals the gaps

LONDON, 29 December 2014 (IRIN) – West Africa’s Ebola epidemic has cruelly exposed the weaknesses of health systems in the countries where it struck. It was understandable that they were… Read more »

APHIAplus NGO Careers in Samburu

APHIAplus NGO Careers in Samburu

Vacancy: Senior Program Officer – Care and Treatment (1 Opening) Type of position: Full time Location: Samburu County Proposed start Date: ASA Position summary and introduction: APHIAplus IMARISHA is an… Read more »

Kenyan HIV/AIDS lobby warns shortage of TB drugs

Kenyan HIV/AIDS lobby warns shortage of TB drugs

Source:  Coastweek   NAIROBI (Xinhua) — Shortage of tuberculosis drugs in Kenyan public health facilities posed new challenge to the management of HIV/Aids in the country, a lobby group warned on… Read more »

Linked with HIV, TB still a crisis despite cure

Linked with HIV, TB still a crisis despite cure

More than half a decade since a cure was found, TB remains a public menace across the East African region as health officials grapple with its links with HIV and… Read more »

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