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Apr
19
Published on 19 April 2019

Last week we received a mission from Tuscany, within the framework of the project “Educating for health: training and health education program for the youth of the Mathare slum”, founded by Regione Toscana. The sports doctor Luca Vigni and the nurse Sara Pettini, both from USL South-East Tus...

Web Magazine
Apr
10
Published on 10 April 2019

March 18th and 19th, we received a mission from Italy for SonoMobile project.   OTE Medical is an Italian enterprise, merchandising wireless ultrasound probes. OTE Chairman Pietro Muscatelli and advisor doctor Guido Robotti came to Nairobi to better understand the context of intervention an...

Web Magazine
Mar
26
Published on 26 March 2019

  Thanks to the Kenya Comprehensive School Health Program, each year gardeners and teachers are trained on agricultural topics, to be implemented in the five school gardens involved in the project. The training held in March lasted three days, combining theoretic and practical sessions with ...

Web Magazine
Mar
22
Published on 22 March 2019

With a population of 46 million, 41 percent of Kenyans still rely on unimproved water sources, such as ponds, shallow wells and rivers, while 59 percent of Kenyans use unimproved sanitation solutions. These challenges are especially evident in the rural areas and the urban slums. Only 9 out of 55 pu...

Web Magazine
Mar
08
Published on 8 March 2019

Every girls in the world felt ashamed at least once for having a red spot on her skirt/jeans/bikini/beach towel, or in the moment to take a sanitary pad out of the bag in front of her classmates and hide it in the sleeve/jeans pocket till the moment you decide to hide it in a nice and socially accep...

Web Magazine
Mar
04
Published on 4 March 2019

Today we will talk a little more about a project financed by Prima Spes, the Nairobi Nutritional Project. We already showed you how our nutritionist works in our partner facilities to improve children and mothers health, and to teach them the importance of a balanced diet for the children’...

Web Magazine
Feb
12
Published on 12 February 2019

The Feeding Program starts from the assumption that an healthy meal in school increases the attention in class and the regular attendance, along with the general well-being of the pupils and their motivation. For this reason, the last month World Friends held a meeting in the Ngong Office with the ...

Web Magazine
Feb
07
Published on 7 February 2019

The RU Neema Hospital adopts new facilities and new medical services! The new Specialist Clinics Department, operative from the end of February, it hosts the new Clinics of: Ophthalmology, Otorhinolaryngology, Dermatology, Brest clinic, Dentistry (dental clinic) and offers the new EEG service (Elect...

Web Magazine
Feb
06
Published on 6 February 2019

On the International Day against Female Genital Mutilation it's important to make known how and why these practices continue to be perpetrated in many societies, including Kenya's one. Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) includes the intentionally altered procedure, behavior of the total or provocative...

Right to health
Jan
16
Published on 16 January 2019

Today we talk about the hard daily work of Winnie and Sadi, to carry on the Nairobi Nutritional Project, already present in two health facilities, that recently expanded its activity in Jahmii Kipawa Clinic, in the slum of Kariobangi (Nairobi North East), thanks to the support of the Foundation Prim...

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