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Bridging the Gap to Meet Reproductive Health Needs Among the Youth
Posted in General, RH, School Health by Faith Mahinda on November 28th, 2011

A report by the Kenya National Bureau of Statistics (2010) puts Kenya’s unmet need for Family Planning amongst those between 15-24 years at 49.6 per cent. This report compliments a rapid assessment by Pathfinder International, on Youth Friendly Services (YFS), which showed that young people throughout the world are changing their attitudes and behavior regarding [...]

Behaviour Change in Employees and Employers Key to Financial Wellness
Posted in General by Rebecca Kilaki on November 22nd, 2011

Behaviour and attitude change towards money are key aspects to successfully overcome barriers to financial success and wealth. This was noted in a workshop on how to implement financial wellness in the workplace, where it was emphasized that both psychosocial and financial knowledge and skill (financial wellness counseling) are important to help employees with financial [...]

District Showcases Success in Improved Skilled Birth Attendance at Nurses Conference
Posted in General, RH by Irene Omogi on November 7th, 2011

A presentation on the increase in improved skilled birth attendance from 15 percent in 2010 to 43 percent in 2011 in Butere district, constituted part of the agenda at the recently concluded National Nurses Association of Kenya Conference. The presentation on the project to improve skilled birth attendance is an initiative of the GIZ Health [...]