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Sep
18
Published on 18 September 2019

Today we celebrate the launch of Sonomobile project that started in 2018, aiming at contributing to the sustainable development Goal 3 in Kenya: “to ensure healthy lives and promote the well-being for all, at all ages.” Sonomobile is also in accordance to our drive as an organization as it is...

Right to health
Sep
06
Published on 6 September 2019

Ruaraka Uhai Neema Hospital (RUNH) is one of World Friends biggest project that aims to provide healthcare services to the most vulnerable members of the society especially those in the Nairobi east area. RUNH was certified and recognized in 2018 as Level 5 by the PharmAccess Foundation through S...

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Aug
21
Published on 21 August 2019

Today we tell the story of Daniel Chege. He is 15years old currently in his first year at Kihome Secondary School in Othaya Constituency. Daniel had an orthopedic surgery done by Dr. Antonio Melloto through World Friends and the Ruaraka Uhai Neema Hospital Orthopedic mission in 2004. Now Dani...

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Jul
18
Published on 18 July 2019

A week ago the final ceremony of the KSCHP project took place in the Ololua elementary school in the county of Kajiado Nord. In 2016 a project was developed by World Friends based on the Comprehensive School Health Programme released by the Kenyan government. The project was funded by the Ita...

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Jul
08
Published on 8 July 2019

A Mobile Clinic Outreach was held at Enkororoi where most of the health indicators stand below the national average, especially when it comes to women and children. World Friends, in partnership with the Kajiado County Health Department during the mobile clinics offers several primary medical se...

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Jun
26
Published on 26 June 2019

  On the 17th of June 2019, a medical camp was held at Torosei, one of the most remote and underserved areas in Kajiado County.   The people in the area face context specific issues such as poverty, especially food poverty, resulting to high levels of malnutrition and nutritio...

Kajiado Project
Jun
10
Published on 10 June 2019

The Community Based Rehabilitation Program (CBRP) is a program of social inclusion and rehabilitation for children with disabilities and their families. In the Nairobi slums, 5% of children under the age of 15 are disabled and live in conditions of severe marginalization regarding both social and me...

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Jun
04
Published on 4 June 2019

Thanks to the Familia Nawiri project, funded by Novartis, 145 Community Health Volunteers were trained in March on the use of an application developed by APHRC, to create an electronic report of the activities in the communities where they operate. This includes door-to-door visits for the di...

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May
23
Published on 23 May 2019

Many people do not know about the existence of this serious complication as a result of pregnancy or what it means for a woman. For millions of pregnant women in Africa, however, obstetric fistula is a real possibility due to very long labor and poorly assisted childbirth. If the woman survives a...

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May
10
Published on 10 May 2019

Today we will tell you about Mary’s story (fake name for the privacy). Thanks to the meeting with Jackie, the psychologist of World Friends, Mary has a future now and a chance for redemption. We tell you why. Mary is 14 years old and attends Osopuko Primary School, a school involved in one of ...

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