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Kenya, Malawi ink deals to boost bilateral ties

China.dot.org 21 Oct 2021
The eight agreements, involving cooperation between Kenya and Malawi in politics, diplomacy, defense, fisheries and aquaculture, health and tourism, as well as cooperatives development, were signed by Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta and Malawian President Lazarus Chakwera who concluded his three-day state visit to Kenya Thursday.
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Scientists share data from first WHO-recommended malaria vaccine

Reliefweb 21 Oct 2021
Over the last 2 years, Ministries of Health in Ghana, Kenya and Malawi have led the introduction of the RTS,S/AS01 malaria vaccine through the routine immunization platform, with the support of in-country and external partners ... RTS,S is feasible to deliver, even in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic, and improves health and saves lives.
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UNICEF Malawi COVID-19 Situation Report: 20 October 2021

Reliefweb 21 Oct 2021
2021/10/19, Daily info update, Republic of Malawi, Ministry of Health ... In view of this development the Government of Malawi has eased the travel restrictions into the country and announced level one emergency threshold with most of the economy now open while the population has been advised to observe the preventive public health measures.
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UNICEF Malawi COVID-19 Situation Report: 20 September 2021

Reliefweb 20 Oct 2021
2021/10/19, Daily info update, Republic of Malawi, Ministry of Health ... In view of this development the Government of Malawi has eased the travel restrictions into the country and announced level one emergency threshold with most of the economy now open while the population has been advised to observe the preventive public health measures.
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Malawi: UK Emergency Medical Team Provides Covid-19 Support and Capacitates Health Workers

All Africa 20 Oct 2021
The British High Commissioner to Malawi, David Beer, has announced that the United Kingdom (UK) Emergency Medical Team (EMT) will deploy to Malawi for eight weeks to support Ministry of Health's Covid-19 response ....
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Rolling out COVID-19 Vaccines in Malawi Amid Hesitancy and Supply Challenges

Reliefweb 19 Oct 2021
$37 million has been made available to support Malawi’s health systems response to COVID-19, including vaccine purchase and deployment ... In his recent visit to Malawi, Humberto Lopez, World Bank Director of Strategy and Operation for East Africa, recognized the efforts health workers are putting into providing COVID-19 vaccine services.
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Supporting HIV positive teen mothers to deliver HIV free babies in Malawi

Reliefweb 19 Oct 2021
About half of all girls in Malawi are already married by the age of 18 while a third of those aged 15-19 have begun childbearing, accounting for a quarter of all pregnancies (Malawi Demographic Health Survey 2016) ... I thought my health would deteriorate after giving birth and that my child would be born with HIV.” explains Florence.
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KSrelief delivers COVID-19 aid to Malawi

Arab News 19 Oct 2021
The aid was delivered by the Kingdom’s non-resident deputy ambassador to Malawi, Nasser Al-Faridi, to Malawian Deputy Minister of Health ...
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Two of Africa's Covid experts are leaving the continent. Is this a brain drain or ...

CNN 16 Oct 2021
Some experts assert that this coincidental turn of events underscores the health sector brain drain from Africa ... health systems." ... Malawi's secretary for health, Charles Mwansambo, told CNN that Nkengasong and Ihekweazu's move to "strategic positions" will be beneficial to Africa.
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‘This Week’ With Mary + Polly: ‘This Just Tears Your Heart Out’ + More

Children's Health Defense 13 Oct 2021
After the success of pilot immunization programs in Ghana, Kenya and Malawi, the World Health Organization says a malaria vaccine will be rolled out across sub-Saharan Africa and in other regions with moderate to high malaria transmission ... Bill Gates, Big Pharma, and the Global War on Democracy and Public Health.”.
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A ‘Historic Event’: First malaria vaccine approved by W.H.O.

Capital Ethiopia 11 Oct 2021
The World Health ... Key findings of the pilots informed the recommendation based on data and insights generated from two years of vaccination in child health clinics in the three pilot countries, implemented under the leadership of the Ministries of Health of Ghana, Kenya and Malawi.
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For first time, African children to be vaccinated against malaria

Beijing News 11 Oct 2021
Following successful pilot immunization programs in Ghana, Kenya and Malawi, the World Health Organization (WHO) said the vaccine will be made available across sub-Saharan Africa and other regions with moderate to high numbers of malaria cases ... child health and disease control.
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Operational Update: Shipments Depart for Nepal, India, Iraq, and More Over Past Seven Days

Reliefweb 09 Oct 2021
nonprofit health care providers and local public health departments to address the opioid crisis ... Barrio Comprehensive Family Health Care Batey Relief Alliance (BRA) Baylor College of MedicineChildren’s Foundation Malawi Bayou Clinic Bond Community Health Center Borinquen Health Care Center, Inc ... Camuy Health Services, Inc.
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