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8 May 2018 — The Ministry of Health (MoH), in collaboration with partners, plans to conduct a polio vaccination campaign in Nairobi County. The campaign scheduled from 9 -13 May 2018 will target an estimated 800,000 children under the age of five years with the oral polio vaccine (OPV).

REAL LIVES

"Our class teacher, Mr Mwangi had issued registration forms to fill-in our parents’ administrative details. I left my father’s details blank because I didn’t know him beyond mum’s brief tales to my brother and I." Kinyanjui Kombani shares his journey to becoming a better dad.

Events

World Breastfeeding Week, 1 - 7 August 2018

World Breastfeeding Week (1 to 7 August), helps raise awareness about the importance of breastfeeding. Breastfeeding is the foundation of life. This year’s WBW theme is “Breastfeeding: Foundation of Life” and it’s linked to the Sustainable development goals (SDGs), making emphasis that optimal breastfeeding helps prevent malnutrition in all its forms with positive lifelong effects on both children and mothers.

WHAT'S HAPPENING

AUGUST

1 - 7 World Breastfeeding Week

4 - 8 Polio Vaccination Campaign

12 International Youth Day

 

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