Today marks one hundred (100) days since the first case of COVID-I9 was confirmed in Kenya. Since then the number of COYID-I9 cases has risen gradually to over 4,200 with slightly over 115 COVID-19 related deaths. The World Health Organization (WHO) has documented that people with pre-existing conditions such as […]
Check out our open letter to the president. Open Letter to The President
It is often said that people’s resilience and humanity are regularly tested during times tough times like the one we face right now due to the COVID-19 epidemic. While the COVID-19 situation has been a great bother to most of us, it has also helped to bring the best out […]
Dear friends, On 25th March 2020 we wrote to the CS health requesting the ministry of health to come up with guidelines on cancer treatment & COVID-19. On 31st March 2020 we released a position paper highlighting key concerns & recommendations around cancer care & COVID-19. We are glad to […]
Dear Members, It has been said that a friend in need is a friend indeed. The KENCO Board and Secretariat can reliably say that we have friends who have our back. Words cannot express how grateful we are for your kindness and generosity during the 17-day period of the Global […]
Kenya is currently grappling with a double challenge of COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic and Cancer, which is the third leading cause of death in Kenya, with a Kenyan dying every 15 minutes. The Latest data across the world, shows that cancer is among one of the more serious comorbidities that increase […]
What is Coronavirus? Coronaviruses are a large family of viruses which may cause illness in animals or humans. In humans, several coronaviruses are known to cause respiratory infections ranging from the common cold to more severe diseases such as Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) and Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS). […]
Giving Hope dinner at Crowne Plaza. For cancer public education materials in Kenyan languages.