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AMREF Kenya receives matching grant for mHealth Project March 7, 2014. Nairobi, Kenya: AMREF Kenya and WelTel have partnered to secure a $2 million investment to improve patient care and expand the mobile health (mHealth) program across…

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News and Press Release
Source:
AMREF
Posted:
12 Mar 2014

Kenya

The wonder well of Kitui

While the international target on Millennium Development Goal (MDG) 7 is to halve the number of people who do not have access to safe drinking water before the 2015, MDGs 4 and 5 focus on reducing…

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News and Press Release
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AMREF
Posted:
21 Mar 2013

Kenya

AMREF Flying Doctors Evacuate Victims of Violence

On the evening of March 6, the control room of the AMREF Flying Doctors received a call from the superintendent of the Mandera District Hospital in northern Kenya asking for help in evacuating three people who…

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News and Press Release
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AMREF
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08 Mar 2013

Kenya

Despite Election Anxiety, It’s Business as Usual for Kibera Clinic

The Republic of Kenya conducted a historic general election on March 4, 2013, the first election held under a new constitution passed in August 2010 that provides for the devolution of government to 47 counties. The last…

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News and Press Release
Source:
AMREF
Posted:
11 Mar 2013

Kenya

Postcode Lottery Team Visit to AMREF Kenya

A team from the Postcode Lottery team visited Shompole Village in Magadi Division of Kajiado District on November 28, 2012 where they got a taste of AMREF Kenya’s Alternative Rite of Passage (ARP) campaign. The rite of…

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News and Press Release
Source:
AMREF
Posted:
03 Dec 2012

Kenya + 2 more

AMREF unveils mLearning Project

AMREF has launched an mLearning project that will enable nurses and midwives in Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda to use their mobile phones to develop in their profession and keep up to date with latest medical knowledge. The…

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News and Press Release
Source:
AMREF
Posted:
31 Aug 2012

Kenya

Updates on AMREF's Drought Response

AMREF continues to collaborate with development partners, corporates and the wider AMREF family (nongovernmental organisations and friends of AMREF) in fundraising both within and outside Kenya, in a bid to combat the drought situation in the…

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News and Press Release
Source:
AMREF
Posted:
25 Oct 2011

Kenya

Turning a Wilderness into a Haven of Plenty

Change is as good as rest, so the saying goes. Nothing says this better than the Maasai community in Loitoktok. Since time immemorial, they have led nomadic lifestyles, depending largely on livestock for their livelihood. However,…

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News and Press Release
Source:
AMREF
Posted:
11 Oct 2011