NCDS 365 PHASE 2: ELEVATING HEIGHTS NCDS LITERACY ACROSS AFRICA THROUGH ANIMATED VIDEOS

NCDs 365 project is a flagship Stowelink project powered by NCDs champions that is set to improve NCDs literacy across Africa through provision of easy simple to understand information on non-communicable diseases and leveraging on the power of media and technology to pass this message across nations in Africa. In 2020 the project conducted itsContinue reading “NCDS 365 PHASE 2: ELEVATING HEIGHTS NCDS LITERACY ACROSS AFRICA THROUGH ANIMATED VIDEOS”

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”

NCDS 365 DAY 342-348 NCDS PREVENTION DON’TS

Day 342 of 365 NCDs prevention tips : DON’TS Not drinking enough water Staying hydrated helps to keep your memory sharp, your mood stable and your motivation intact. Keeping up with your fluids helps your skin stay supple, your body cool down when it’s hot, allows your muscles and joints to work better and helpsContinue reading “NCDS 365 DAY 342-348 NCDS PREVENTION DON’TS”

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 PARTICIPATES IN THE WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION INFORMAL CONSULTATION FOR NCDS

Stowelink through its founder and CEO Ogweno Stephen was selected to participate in the global think tank of experts working in the NCDs space. This was a rare opportunity that saw Stowelink being selected to participate in the global consultation. Non communicable diseases continue to be on the rise currently making 7 out of 10Continue reading “STOWELINK PARTICIPATES IN THE WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION INFORMAL CONSULTATION FOR NCDS”

NCDS 365 DAY 335-341 NCDS PREVENTION TIPS

Day 335 of 365 NCDs Prevention. DOs-Get regular health screenings High blood pressure and high cholesterol can damage your heart and blood vessels. But without testing for them, you probably won’t know whether you have these conditions. Regular screening can tell you what your numbers are and whether you need to take action. Maintain aContinue reading “NCDS 365 DAY 335-341 NCDS PREVENTION TIPS”

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”