Nyeri County was the 17th recipient of mobile clinic (a level four facility) among 47 counties. Her Excellency the first lady Margaret Kenyatta visited the exhibition area to interact with the partners and University of Nairobi MARPs Project stand had the privilege of being visited. She keenly listened to how UoN MARPs Project Impacts on ``Beyond Zero “campaign that is by reducing HIV Sexual Risk Factor.
Six management staff members underwent a five days training on Research Proposal writing which was facilitated by Sound Edge Media at Ruiru Rainbow Resort hotel. They received certificates of participation from the Centre’s director in a management meeting which was held on 19.1.2015 at the Director’s office.
CDC Foundation Country Director Dr Cathy and her team of IT specialist Visit UoN Thika DICE to familiarize themselves with the data capture systems in place as they work hand in hand with the UoN MARPs staff to bring about unique identification of the Key Populations receiving services in the DICE. The UoN MARPs PI who is also the Director CHIVPR, Prof Elizabeth N. Ngugi and the management team was there to welcome them
Batian Grand Hotel- Nyeri
UoN MARPs Project held an Income Generating Activities training for KPs in Nyeri DICE from 18.12.2014 at Batian Grand Hotel- Nyeri. The KPs (male & females) were eager to learn on various IGAs which would empower them economically.The participants were taught on how to make beadswork , Livestock Farming training and visited a livestock farm at Ruringu Farm .
LUKE HOTEL THIKA
The Family Planning update training was held at the Luke hotel on 15th to 17th December 2014.Participants included the nurses, clinical officers, project coordinator,Community engagement and mapping coordinator and project director. The training was both didactic and practical. The practicals were carried out in Thika level V hospital and Kiandutu health Centre. The training was facilitated by three reproductive health nurses from the Thika Sub-county.
Central & Eastern Province
The University of Nairobi Drop in Centers joined Kenya and the rest of the world in celebrating the World AIDS day. The 2014 theme for World AIDS Day was “Getting to zero; zero new infection, zero AIDS related stigma & discrimination and zero AIDS related deaths”.
UON- MARPs THIKA DICE
The UoN MARPs project commissioned the database on 18th November, 2014 at Thika DICE .
The participants included the Ag Director School of ICT and informatics, CHS ICT in charge, UoN Central office M/E and finance team, University of Manitoba ICT team and Thika DICE staff.
Rainbow Resort, Ruiru
The purpose of the training was to provide and refine grant writing skills to 6 management staff of UON MARPs Project funded by CDC.
The training was moderated by Ms. Maria Mensah of Sound Edge Media and facilitated by Dr. Denis Magu and Dr. Ndwiga under the auspices of Sound Edge Media.
Enhance the promotion of individual health and lifestyle by establishing a clinic for HIV/AIDS prevention, treatment and referrals among...