STOWELINK JOINS AFRICAN LEADERS AT THE YALI RLC EAST AFRICA HOMECOMING AT KENYATTA UNIVERSITY

Members of the Stowelink executive joined other young leaders and alumni of the YALI Regional Leadership Centre East Africa at the YALI Homecoming Ceremony 2023 in Kenyatta University. The Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI) was launched by former President of the United States Barack Obama as a signature effort to invest in the next generationContinue reading “STOWELINK JOINS AFRICAN LEADERS AT THE YALI RLC EAST AFRICA HOMECOMING AT KENYATTA UNIVERSITY”

STOWELINK EXTERNAL RELATIONS OFFICER  AND MENTAL HEALTH BLOGGER SHARES HER INSIGHTS ON MENTAL HEALTH AS A PANELIST

Naila Chebet Koech, who is Stowelink’s External Relations Officer, a health advocate and mental health blogger takes part in Chiromo Hospital Group’s discussion on Mental Health 101 as a panelist. Naila represented Stowelink in the discussion in support of Mental Health Awareness Month which is usually observed in May. During the month, many people aroundContinue reading “STOWELINK EXTERNAL RELATIONS OFFICER  AND MENTAL HEALTH BLOGGER SHARES HER INSIGHTS ON MENTAL HEALTH AS A PANELIST”

STOWELINK CPO PRESENTS AT THE 2ND YouTH VOICES SUMMIT 2022

Our Chief Programs Officer, Mr. Oduor Kevin was privileged to be among the presenters during the 2nd YouTH Voices summit. As a champion for UHC, he presented on mHealth Integration into Kenya’s Healthcare Infrastructure to Augment Universal Health Coverage. He talked about how mobile health solutions are nurturing the hopes for Kenya to leapfrog overContinue reading “STOWELINK CPO PRESENTS AT THE 2ND YouTH VOICES SUMMIT 2022”

STOWELINK CPO MAKES A KEYNOTE PRESENTATION DURING A DIABETES TALK WITH BREAKING BARRIERS YOUTH INITIATIVE

In the run-up to World Diabetes Day (WDD) 2022, Breaking Barriers Youth Initiative organized a Diabetes talk to sensitize members on this chronic non-communicable disease. Our Chief Program Officer, Mr. Oduor Kevin was invited to give a keynote presentation on the disease and explain more about World Diabetes Day commemorated annually on 14th November.  DiabetesContinue reading “STOWELINK CPO MAKES A KEYNOTE PRESENTATION DURING A DIABETES TALK WITH BREAKING BARRIERS YOUTH INITIATIVE”

STOWELINK EXTERNAL RELATIONS OFFICER WINS DURING WORLD HEART DAY AWARDS 2022

Stowelink’s executive leader and the External Relations Officer (ERO) wins the Best Individual Award for the World Heart Day Awards 2022.  Naila Chebet Koech who joined many others in creating posters in support of the World Heart Day on the 29th of September 2022, was nominated for the Best Individual Poster Award Category.  After votesContinue reading “STOWELINK EXTERNAL RELATIONS OFFICER WINS DURING WORLD HEART DAY AWARDS 2022”

STOWELINK ATTENDS THE 2ND INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON PUBLIC HEALTH IN AFRICA IN KIGALI

Stowelink attended the 2nd International Conference on Public Health in Africa in Kigali, Rwanda. Represented by our CEO, Ogweno Stephen, we continue to learn, adopt, and advocate for better public health policies in the continent. In the conference Stowelink continuously advocated for more attention to non-communicable diseases, championed the use of technology in health whilstContinue reading “STOWELINK ATTENDS THE 2ND INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON PUBLIC HEALTH IN AFRICA IN KIGALI”

STOWELINK INVITED AS KEY STAKEHOLDERS TO THE YHP MENTAL HEALTH RESEARCH DISSEMINATION FORUM

Stowelink was invited as a key stakeholder to the Young Health Programme Kenya by Astra Zeneca as key stakeholders to the dissemination of the mental health research on young people. The forum was attended by plenty of young people who played a key role in driving the agenda of the day. As part of deliberationsContinue reading “STOWELINK INVITED AS KEY STAKEHOLDERS TO THE YHP MENTAL HEALTH RESEARCH DISSEMINATION FORUM”

STOWELINK PARTICIPATES IN THE REVIEW OF NATIONAL STRATEGIC PLAN (2021-2026) ON PREVENTION OF NCDS

On 27th July 2021, Kenya launched the National Strategic Plan for Prevention and Control of NCDs (2021-2026) which presents a framework to guide the implementation of NCD interventions in Kenya. The launch of this strategic plan comes at a time when NCDs are on the rise accounting for over 55 percent of hospital deaths inContinue reading “STOWELINK PARTICIPATES IN THE REVIEW OF NATIONAL STRATEGIC PLAN (2021-2026) ON PREVENTION OF NCDS”

STOWELINKS CPO, MR. ODUOR KEVIN INTERVIEWED BY KUTV IN LINE WITH MAY MEASUREMENT MONTH (HYPERTENSION SCREENING)

The month of November has been a busy one characterized by May Measurement Moth Global Campaign on Hypertension (High Blood Pressure). Stowelink joined the International Society of Hypertension in rallying people towards having their blood pressure checked. Hypertension screening is very important and is known to save lives and enhance healthy outcomes since knowing yourContinue reading “STOWELINKS CPO, MR. ODUOR KEVIN INTERVIEWED BY KUTV IN LINE WITH MAY MEASUREMENT MONTH (HYPERTENSION SCREENING)”