People-centered health system redesign is key to universal health
African governments must develop strong national institutions with a full legal mandate to address their most pressing needs, including UHC.
By Githinji Gitahi and Ndirangu Wanjuki 1 year ago
People-centered health system redesign is key to universal health
Kenyans need ‘immunization’ against Fake News
In war, truth is always an early casualty. This has never been truer than in the current war against the Covid-19 pandemic.
By Dr Githinji Gitahi 3 years ago
Kenyans need ‘immunization’ against Fake News
Children are better off in school than at home
We know that the longer children are out of school, the greater the risk that the poorest among them will never return.
By Maniza Zaman, Githinji Gitahi 3 years ago
Children are better off in school than at home
Let's strive to build a robust health system
First, the government needs to put its money where its mouth is.
By Dr. Githinji Gitahi 3 years ago
Let's strive to build a robust health system
Walk the talk on sexual and reproductive health
Kenya has made significant progress on sexual and reproductive health and rights, especially maternal and child mortality since ICPD first took place
By Githinji Gitahi 4 years ago
Walk the talk on sexual and reproductive health
Here's where to start if you want health coverage for all
Despite his critical role in promoting and maintaining health of the people of Kanzokea, he is not paid for his services.
By Dr. Githinji Gitahi 5 years ago
Here's where to start if you want health coverage for all
For freedom from poverty, universal health coverage is a must
Approximately four out of every five Kenyans have no access to medical insurance, so the cruel reality is that most are just an accident or illness away from destitution.
By Siddharth Chatterjee and Dr Githinji Gitahi 6 years ago
For freedom from poverty, universal health coverage is a must
We must keep up the fight against Malaria
Malaria statistics have improved significantly in the past few years. Between 2010 and 2015, malaria incidence reduced by 21 per cent and the number of deaths fell by 29 per cent globally (and by 31 per cent in the African region), according to the WHO’s World Malaria Report 2016.
By Githinji Gitahi 7 years ago
We must keep up the fight against Malaria
Address challenges facing health sector
In the post-2015 development agenda, the world has committed to universal health coverage (UHC) and achievement of Sustainable Development Goal 3 – to ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages.
By Githinji Gitahi 7 years ago
Address challenges facing health sector