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Amref Health Africa launches initiative to catalyze youth advocacy in Kenya

27/11/2017

Our newest initiative aims to empower youth with knowledge, skills and tools to push for policy change in gender equality and sexual and reproductive health and rights.

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Gates Foundation pledges $20 million to support women’s advocacy and what this means for Amref Health Africa

22/09/2017

The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation announced a $20 million commitment to support local grassroots women’s movements in Africa and beyond at their Goalkeepers 2017 event this week in New York City.

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Zambia celebrates first class of nurses and midwives trained through Amref Health Africa’s e-Learning program

15/09/2017

Since 2013, Amref Health Africa and Childfund International have partnered to implement the Zambia Nurses Lifeskills Training Program, which uses e-learning technology to train nurses and midwives, with funding from the Mastercard Foundation.

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Amref Health Africa welcomes Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, first African elected as next Director-General of the World Health Organization

31/05/2017

Track record in Ethiopia as Health Minister points to potential for transformational change for health in African communities

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2nd Annual ArtBall raises $250,000 for health programs in Africa

10/05/2017

Legendary artist, El Anatsui was honored with the Rees Visionary Award. Over 40 African artists representing 17 countries united to donate art to be auctioned off to support our programs in Africa.