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”

STOWELINK AT ALHUDA TV ADVOCATING FOR OBESITY AWARENESS AND PEOPLE FIRST LANGUAGE

On the 27th of October 2020 Stowelink executives, Oduor Kevin Chief Programmes Officer and Ogweno Stephen the CEO were interviewed in a one hour thirty minute show at Al Huda Tv where they talked extensively about what obesity is and what it means to use people first language for obesity. During the interview, our executivesContinue reading “STOWELINK AT ALHUDA TV ADVOCATING FOR OBESITY AWARENESS AND PEOPLE FIRST LANGUAGE”

115 THOUSAND + PEOPLE REACHED THROUGH THE MENTAL HEALTH FOR COVID 19 POETRY CONTEST

This year Stowelink collaborated with the NCDS Champions and The Writer’s Pen amongst other partner to bring young people together in a continental wide poetry contest that saw 4 countries and over 128 poets participate in the contest. The contest featured poets and creatives Kenya,Uganda,Nigeria and Zimbabwe. The main aim of this poetry contest wasContinue reading “115 THOUSAND + PEOPLE REACHED THROUGH THE MENTAL HEALTH FOR COVID 19 POETRY CONTEST”

STOWELINK JOINS THE UNITED NATIONS WEEK OF ACTION ON SDGS BY HOSTING THE BIGGEST KNOWLEDGE EXCHANGE SESSION YET ON HEALTH AND ENTREPRENUERSHIP 20/9/2020

On 20th of September of 2020 Stowelink held the biggest Knowledge Exchange Session yet on these event series hosting 54 participants from 4 countries in the world. the knowledge session attracted participants from Kenya, Uganda, Nigeria and Jerusalem. This session had outstanding young guests who really broke down the topic of health and entrepreneurship. BridgingContinue reading “STOWELINK JOINS THE UNITED NATIONS WEEK OF ACTION ON SDGS BY HOSTING THE BIGGEST KNOWLEDGE EXCHANGE SESSION YET ON HEALTH AND ENTREPRENUERSHIP 20/9/2020”