Education and training

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...

Education and training
Dec
03
Published on 3 December 2018

The 3rd of December is the International Day of Disabled Persons, it was proclaimed in 1992, by the United Nations General Assembly resolution 47/3. It aims to promote the rights and well-being of persons with disabilities in all spheres of society and development, and to increase awareness of the...

Education and training
Health Programma Jaquiline
Sep
14
Published on 14 September 2018

Jaquiline Agolla is a counseling psychologist at World Friends. She is part of the team that works under the Kenya Comprehensive School Health Programme that is based in Kajiado County. She narrates her experience working with World Friends for three years now. “I feel privileged to work under...

Education and training
Aug
17
Published on 17 August 2018

Chrispine Okello is the field coordinator of World Friends Health Education Programme. He is among the longest serving employees, having worked at World Friends for a decade now.  Let’s hear more on his experience at World Friends: “It has been an enriching experience. Working with the commun...

Education and training
Aug
10
Published on 10 August 2018

In 2018, Valentina Zambon visited Kenya with the mission of conducting trainings on Innovative pedagogical methods for teachers and coaches.  Held in the informal settlements of Mathare, this was a one week training aimed at improving the teaching and training methods that teachers and coaches empl...

Education and training
Jul
17
Published on 17 July 2018

For four years, Agnes Onzere has worked at World Friends as a field nurse under the Safe Motherhood programme.  She narrates her experience working with vulnerable youths residing in informal settlements;- “I am happy to work under the Safe Motherhood programme.  The positive outcomes that ar...

Education and training
Jul
13
Published on 13 July 2018

Three days course on Training of Trainers (ToTs) was conducted at Ruaraka Uhai Neema Hospital Training Center, with ten healthcare professionals in attendance. This is an essential course that imparts skills and knowledge to potential trainers, giving them the ability to pass on their knowledge to o...

Education and training
May
24
Published on 24 May 2018

Pediatric emergencies can be fatal- if not effectively and rapidly attended to. Many of these fatalities are preventable if emergency pediatric cases are identified and put on proper treatment soon on arrival at a health facility. The Emergency Triage Assessment and Treatment Plus admission care fo...

Education and training