Health & Nutrition

Monday 4 June 2018

Radio programme empowers communities in Bungoma to save lives

By Teresa Akun

 Joyce Soita and her husband at home with the twins

Wednesday 4 April 2018

Disability Inclusion for Every Last Child...Jacinta's Story

Jacinta during the visit by Save the Children staff

Jacinta was born with polio, meaning her legs did not develop properly. She was four years old when her father threw her our of the family home. Abandoned because of her disability, Jacinta was taken in by a Pastor and his wife, who made sure Jacinta went to school. 

Tuesday 17 October 2017

A boost for maternal health through Boresha scholarships

By Robert Rapando & Lucy Ntongai

Jesse attends to a baby and mother at Bungoma County Referral hospital where he is currently volunteering

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Tuesday 17 October 2017

Empowering health workers to save lives…Baby Farhiya’s story

By Daniel Wanyoike

Baby Farhiya with the mother

Tuesday 12 September 2017

Reduction of maternal mortality in Mandera County - the role of birth companions.

By Agnes Egesa

Fatuma (left) with baby Barwaqa and her mother Gababo

Maternal mortality in Mandera County in northern Kenya remains the leading cause of death among women.This is further compounded by the long distances that they have to walk to access medical care. 

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