MEMBERS MEETING HELD AT HADDASAH HOTEL

KENCO members meeting held on 30th January at Haddasah Hotel, being the first meeting of the year, set a precedence. The members got the chance to hear from different speakers who impacted knowledge on finance and communication. Additionally, the members had a chance to give their input on how the year 2019 could be made [...]

By | 2019-02-07T22:15:54+03:00 February 7th, 2019|Events, News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

WORLD CANCER DAY CELEBRATIONS 2019

World Cancer Day 2019- 4th February, was celebrated in a magnificent way in Kenya. Many came together and converged at Tuskys Grounds in Meru County. The event was flagged off by Meru governor Hon. Kiraitu Murungi and Meru First Lady Priscilla Murungi, and they later launched the Meru Level 5 Oncology Unit. They crowned the [...]

By | 2019-02-07T23:14:24+03:00 February 7th, 2019|Events, News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Executive Director and Finance & Administration Officer Job Vacancy at Kenyan Network of Cancer Organizations (KENCO)

Executive Director Vacancy - KENCO Finance & Admn. Vacancy - KENCO

By | 2018-12-03T15:18:44+03:00 December 3rd, 2018|Events, News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

KENCO 2018 CANCER SCORE CARD AND MEMBERS’ SYMPOSIUM

The KENCO fraternity marked the end of the year in a glamorous event; the 2018 Cancer Score Card and Members' Symposium at the Silver Springs Hotel. The event was graced by the presence of MoH representatives; Dr. Anne Ng'ang'a, Dr. Mary Nyangasi, Lydia Kirikah, Dr. Eunice Gathitu and Dr. Joan Paula Bor. NCDAK chairperson, Dr. [...]

By | 2018-12-04T09:18:32+03:00 November 29th, 2018|Events, News|0 Comments

Cancer Awareness Centre of Kenya’s Free Medical Camp

Saturday, 24th November 2018 was a great day for those who attended the Cancer Awareness Centre of Kenya's free medical camp at Queen of Apostles Catholic Church. Those in attendance got a chance to get screened for various things such as prostate cancer screening, breast cancer screening, cervical cancer screening, diabetes checks among many others. [...]

By | 2018-11-26T12:09:01+03:00 November 26th, 2018|Events|0 Comments

Fafanuka Mobile Platform; NCD information on the Go

Fafanuka is a mobile platform that is designed to provide Short Message Service (SMS) about Non- Communicable Diseases (NCDs) upon subscription. The launch of the platform was done in a splendorous event during the World Diabetes Day celebrations on 14th November 2018 at Emusire primary school in Vihiga County. The platform was launched in elegance [...]

By | 2018-11-15T12:45:32+03:00 November 15th, 2018|Events, News|0 Comments

Kisumu Cancer Survivors Group walk and Screening

Kisumu Cancer Survivors Group held their cancer awareness walk and cancer screening on 7th November 2018. The walk was flagged off by Kisumu County CEC Health Dr. Rosemary Obara, the screenings took place on 7th November to 8th November at the Jaramogi Oginga Odinga Referral Hospital. The theme of the initiative was walk 2 conquer. [...]

By | 2018-11-12T10:02:34+03:00 November 8th, 2018|Events|0 Comments

Global Cancer Observatory; Cancer Prevalence in Kenya 2018

According to the Global Cancer Observatory fact sheet on the prevalence of cancer in Kenya, breast cancer is the leading menace in women and prostate cancer in men. Oesophagus cancer has also cost many Kenyans their lives.   404-kenya-fact-sheets

By | 2018-11-05T14:16:28+03:00 November 5th, 2018|Events, News|0 Comments