Through the World Health Organization (WHO), APHRC is providing technical assistance to selected countries to implement and assess progress in achieving recommendations for improving Women’s...read more
Our Health Challenges and Systems program established that 80% of diabetic and hypertensive individuals living in slums are unaware of their condition.
The Nairobi county government now runs neighborhood satellite centers for the screening and management of diabetes and high blood pressure in poor neighborhoods in Nairobi.
Our HCS program conducted a pilot health project in schools which led to a 32% increase in the use of soap in hand washing.
The Ministry of Education pledged to introduce a Kshs. 35 contribution per child to cater for hand washing in public primary schools across Kenya.