STOWELINK PARTICIPATES IN THE VATICAN YOUTH SYMPOSIUM 2020

Our Chief finance officer, Mr. Ongola represented the organization in the 2020 Vatican Youth symposium (VYS).   The symposium organized by the United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Network (UNSDSN) in collaboration with the Vatican Pontifical Academy, brings together young change makers from around the globe working to achieve the sustainable goals. The symposium also officiallyContinue reading “STOWELINK PARTICIPATES IN THE VATICAN YOUTH SYMPOSIUM 2020”

VIHIGA IPAB PROJECT PHASE OUT AND HANDOVER

As the IPAB PROJECT comes towards an we held a close-out event to mark the end of the IPAB project pilot phase and the handover to the government of Vihiga. The event attracted key players in the county government including: NCDs Coordinators office Health Records department County Finance department Representatives of PLWNCDs We presented theContinue reading “VIHIGA IPAB PROJECT PHASE OUT AND HANDOVER”

STOWELINK BACK AT AL-HUDA TV TO SPEAK MORE ON OBESITY AND PEOPLE FIRST LANGUAGE FOR OBESITY

Due to public demand and unprecedented viewership of a first tv feature that had Ogweno Stephen CEO and founder Stowelink speak on obesity, the Al-Huda tv had to recall Ogweno Stephen back to talk more on obesity. Soring the session Ogweno Stephen and the core host discussed in depth about obesity and people first languageContinue reading “STOWELINK BACK AT AL-HUDA TV TO SPEAK MORE ON OBESITY AND PEOPLE FIRST LANGUAGE FOR OBESITY”

SUMMARY HIGHLIGHTS FROM THE WHO INFORMAL CONSULTATION ON NCDS HELD ON DEC 9-11

Having attended the who informal consultation meeting here are a few key takeaways from the consultation WE HAVE A FIGHT AHEAD OF US As articulated by @MikkelsenBente_ NCDS now contribute to 7 out of the 10 leading killer diseases as opposed to 4 out of 10 which was just 20 years ago. The fight toContinue reading “SUMMARY HIGHLIGHTS FROM THE WHO INFORMAL CONSULTATION ON NCDS HELD ON DEC 9-11”

STOWELINK IN VIHIGA COUNTY: DEVELOPING OF THE NCDS ADVOCACY ASKS FOR POLICY MAKERS 9-12-2020

Over the last quarter the NCD alliance of Kenya has been actively training youth ambassadors on policy and public participation process. Stowelink and its network of young people in Vihiga county also benefited a lot from this initiative and has been on the forefront ever since championing for NCDs advocacy and policy participation in theContinue reading “STOWELINK IN VIHIGA COUNTY: DEVELOPING OF THE NCDS ADVOCACY ASKS FOR POLICY MAKERS 9-12-2020”

STOWELINK VIHIGA 2020 DOCUMENTARY RELEASE

Over the year 2020 Stowelink has been working actively in Vihiga county under the IPAB PROJECT where we aim at increasing priority and attention to NCDs funding in the county. Under this project we have been documenting every step of the way and we will be releasing the full documentary of this project in VihigaContinue reading “STOWELINK VIHIGA 2020 DOCUMENTARY RELEASE”

THE FINAL KNOWLEDGE EXCHANGE SESSION FOR 2020 HIGHLIGHTS 6-12-2020

Stowelink in partnership with the Kukachora network and other entities has been running a series of monthly webinars since March where we have been able to gather youth from 24 institutions of higher learning situated across the country. We have talked on various issues ranging from mental health, to innovation to entrepreneurship in the healthContinue reading “THE FINAL KNOWLEDGE EXCHANGE SESSION FOR 2020 HIGHLIGHTS 6-12-2020”

STOWELINK DOCUMENTARY SERIES SHOOT WITH AFRICAN FILMS NETWORK

Stowelink has been so privileged to receive recognition and attention for the incredible work we continue to do in the NCDs space in kenya. This attention recently led us to a documentary series shoot by the African films network documenting how our day to day work occurs and our impact is in the communities thatContinue reading “STOWELINK DOCUMENTARY SERIES SHOOT WITH AFRICAN FILMS NETWORK”

STOWELINK FOUNDER FEATURED ON THE LATEST PUBLICATION FROM THE GLOBAL NCD ALLIANCE

Stowelink founder and CEO was recently featured in a global NCD Alliance publication under the our views our voices project. The publication was titled : Towards an inclusive NCD agenda A COLLECTION OF LIVED EXPERIENCES FROM AROUND THE WORLD. This publication seeks to illustrate the lived experiences and realities of people living with a wideContinue reading “STOWELINK FOUNDER FEATURED ON THE LATEST PUBLICATION FROM THE GLOBAL NCD ALLIANCE”