The 71st Health Ministers Conference was held in Lesotho on the 8th and 9th of February 2023, and it was a gathering of some of the most influential voices in healthcare from Eastern and Southern Africa.
Primary Healthcare (PHC)is the backbone of Universal Health Coverage as it assures that every citizen has access to vital healthcare services.
cervical cancer ranks as the fourth most frequently diagnosed cancer and the fourth leading cause of cancer death in women, and yet it is a preventable disease.
A record number of children were seen by MSF teams in Dagahaley refugee camp, Kenya, in 2022; Rates of severe acute malnutrition have risen sharply as cholera rages, drought continues and a lack of donations and response prevails
Kenya has taken commendable action to tackle increases in child sexual exploitation and abuse (CSEA) by introducing a robust legal framework for protecting children.
The Mwai Kibaki Teaching and Referral Hospital is mandated to receive patients on referral for specialized healthcare, facilitate training for health and allied professions
The investments targets over 100,000 people especially the expectant mothers providing them with essential services and quality healthcare
The theme of this year’s conference is Embracing Innovations and Inventions in Healthcare Technology management post Covid -19 pandemic in low resource Countries.
The health CS emphasized on the need for a balanced, holistic and people-centered approach in the management of services if the country is to realize its healthcare agenda