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 ATTENDS A TRAINING AND ADVOCACY WORKSHOP AT SAROVA PANAFRIC HOTEL, NAIROBI- 12-11-2020

On the 12th and 13th November 2020, Stowelink was represented at the Sarova Panafric Hotel for a training and advocacy workshop by the External Relations Officer , Naila Chebet. The two-day workshop was focused on discussing legal and policy strategies geared towards prevention of NCDs through promotion of healthy diets. The workshop, which was organisedContinue reading “STOWELINK ATTENDS A TRAINING AND ADVOCACY WORKSHOP AT SAROVA PANAFRIC HOTEL, NAIROBI- 12-11-2020”

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”

STOWELINK ACHIEVES OUTSTANDING PROGRESS WITH THEIR WORK WITH VIHIGA COUNTY MEDICAL FACILITIES IN IMPROVING SCREENING AND CARE FOR NCDS PATIENTS.

Over the past 9 months Stowelink has been working actively with Vihiga county to ensure that there is improved priority and attention for non-communicable diseases both at the county government policy level and at the service provision level and at the patient groups level. To this end Stowelink through support from the NCD Alliance ofContinue reading “STOWELINK ACHIEVES OUTSTANDING PROGRESS WITH THEIR WORK WITH VIHIGA COUNTY MEDICAL FACILITIES IN IMPROVING SCREENING AND CARE FOR NCDS PATIENTS.”

STOWELINK TOGETHER WITH NCDS CHAMPIONS ENGAGES YOUNG PEOPLE THOUGH A GLOBAL POETRY CONTEST ON MENTAL HEALTH AND COVID 19.

As the coronavirus pandemic rapidly sweeps across the world, it is inducing a considerable degree of fear, worry and concern in the population at large and among certain groups in particular, such as older adults, care providers and people with underlying health conditions. In public mental health terms, the main psychological impact to date isContinue reading “STOWELINK TOGETHER WITH NCDS CHAMPIONS ENGAGES YOUNG PEOPLE THOUGH A GLOBAL POETRY CONTEST ON MENTAL HEALTH AND COVID 19.”

STOWELINK CONDUCTS ITS PERIODIC VISITS THE 5 GROUPS OF PEOPLE LIVING WITH NCDS IN VIHIGA COUNTY

Stowelink with support from the Non-Communicable Diseases Alliance Of Kenya continue to implement the IPAB Project in Vihiga county whose focus is to improve priority and attention to non-communicable diseases issues at the county level. During this visit Stowelink visited the 5 groups that we are working with in Vihiga county to check up onContinue reading “STOWELINK CONDUCTS ITS PERIODIC VISITS THE 5 GROUPS OF PEOPLE LIVING WITH NCDS IN VIHIGA COUNTY”

THE NCDS WEEK OF ACTION: SUMMARY OF ACTIVITIES ACROSS STOWELINK DURING THE WEEK.7-13th 2020

Summary of my lessons and Engagement on the GLOBAL WEEK OF ACTION ON NCDS DAY 1. We used our voices to contribute to the global week of action movement. Day 2 We  spoke with an exemplary panel on the introduction to NCDs and the role of youth. Key lesson: Youths must be involved in allContinue reading “THE NCDS WEEK OF ACTION: SUMMARY OF ACTIVITIES ACROSS STOWELINK DURING THE WEEK.7-13th 2020”

STOWELINK ATTENDS AND PARTICIPATES IN THE ECO – ICO GLOBAL OBESITY CONFERENCE 2020

Stowelink founder and CEO Ogweno Stephen joined the global world obesity community during the 2020 global ECO ICO conference. As an advocate for people living with obesity and as a champion for better nutrition and health lifestyle, he shared his story with the world emphasizing on putting patients first when addressing obesity. Here are aContinue reading “STOWELINK ATTENDS AND PARTICIPATES IN THE ECO – ICO GLOBAL OBESITY CONFERENCE 2020”