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Ministry of Health Jun 13
Women & children bear the brunt of violence;PS has today met Mrs. Deloris Jordan,Founder of the Kenya Women & Children's Wellness Center#KWCWC to discuss the establishment of KWCWC in Nairobi that will serve as a centre of excellence for Gender Based Issues.
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Ministry of Health Jun 13
PS Mochache has this afternoon met Chief Rep Mr. Katsutoshi Komori to discuss the JICA_Kenya health sector cooperation.The cooperation has been supporting the Govt through the Health Sector Policy Loan for Programme.
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Ministry of Health Jun 12
Ebola is a zoonotic virus disease that is transmitted from animals to humans. The disease spreads through transmission via direct contact with the blood, secretions, organs and other bodily fluids of infected people and through contaminated surfaces and materials.
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Ministry of Health Jun 12
PRESS STATEMENT ON THE STATUS OF EBOLA PREVENTION AND RESPONSE MEASURES IN THE COUNTRY
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Ministry of Health Jun 12
is committed to ensure relevant surveillance measures are in place to safeguard the health of all Kenyans. Following a confirmed case of Ebola in Uganda members of the public are advised to remain vigilant & report any suspected cases to the nearest health facility
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Ministry of Health Jun 7
Health PS has this evening met Japanese Minister of Foreign Affairs,Mr. Kazuya Nashida to discuss Kenya-Japan cooperation in health.The two governments plan to construct a cancer center in Mombasa & a NCDs Centre to serve East & Central Africa.
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Ministry of Health Jun 7
Kenya joined the rest of the World in celebrating benefits of safe food for the first time. Food safety has a critical role in assuring that food stays safe at every stage of the food chain - from production to harvest, processing, storage, distribution, preparation & consumption
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Ministry of Health Jun 4
Let this Eid be the occasion of sharing the love and caring for the people who need to be loved and cared. to all!
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Ministry of Health Jun 4
Health PS has this afternoon met to discuss strategies to improve funding for Family Planning Commodities to ensure consistent supply.
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Ministry of Health May 29
top leadership today engaged with the NHIF Experts panel that is working on the reformation and transformation of NHIF as a strategic player. The panel shared strategic interventions towards ensuring resources are appropriately applied to optimize health
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Ministry of Health May 29
CS today co - chaired the SDG partnership platform with & reaffirmed the Government commitment towards the attainment of . She also highlighted the need to focus all health sector investments towards high impact interventions.
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Ministry of Health May 28
PS has this evening met officials from Geneva Office. plans to work with GoK to build regulatory capacity on diet and physical activities to curb non communicable diseases#NCDs.
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Ministry of Health May 28
Innovations offer cost effective solutions to health challenges; PS has today discussed establishment of with representatives from and . The purpose of the Challenge is support health innovations in the country.
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CS Sicily K. Kariuki (EGH) May 23
Earlier on I engaged with Joe Kutzin, renowned Health Financing Specialist where we discussed the pilot exercise, key lessons learnt in the efficient and sustainable allocation of resources towards impactful interventions.
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CS Sicily K. Kariuki (EGH) May 23
Met with the Cuban Minister of Public Health, Hon. Jose Angel Portal. I appreciated the health cooperation between Kenya and Cuba in areas of technical exchange, training and malaria control.
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CS Sicily K. Kariuki (EGH) May 21
Kenya has registered an overall progress with more than 51% reduction in new HIV/AIDS infections, 1.2 million Kenyans on ART and over 52% reduction in AIDS mortality across all age groups and these have just been presented.
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CS Sicily K. Kariuki (EGH) May 22
This morning at the African Health Ministers coordination meeting where I presented to Member States Kenya's statement on behalf of the African Region on Member States mechanisms to curb substandard and falsified medical products.
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CS Sicily K. Kariuki (EGH) May 21
Kenya has taken bold first steps towards . In the next year, we will implement to scale countrywide. Every Kenyan will have access to prevention interventions; access to quality and affordable health care. We are leaving no one behind.
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CS Sicily K. Kariuki (EGH) May 21
The Kenyan government has also increased health sector budget by more than 30% in the last two fiscal years. This is a step towards attaining sustainable domestic financing for health at both National and County levels.
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CS Sicily K. Kariuki (EGH) May 21
The UHC pilot spurred unprecedented demand for health services documented at 40% increase in outpatient utilization every month, compared to the same period in previous years. We learnt that primary health care is the key to national rollout.
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