Kenya was in September 2017 named among the leading African countries in e-health and telemedicine alongside South Africa and Ghana.

E-Healthcare and Telemedicine Take Shape in Kenya

By Iminza Keboge Published February 4, 2018 A digital service that is enabling consumers to purchase medicines and wellness products has by end of 2017 registered more than 30 000 users. MyDAWA, the service that was launched in March 2017, is said to be beneficial to consumers as it has ‘increased transparency, convenience and affordability’.

Marc-André Blanchard, Permanent Representative of Canada to the United Nations, says Canada's assistance will will help save lives, alleviate suffering and bring relief to people who need urgent help

Canada Addresses Food Insecurity in sub-Saharan Africa

By Halima Abdi Published December 24, 2017 The Government of Canada has announced US$19.8 million in additional funding to address extreme levels of food insecurity in Cameroon, Chad, Ethiopia, Niger, Nigeria, South Sudan and Uganda. The aid, Canada says, shall ‘address the critical needs of millions of vulnerable people … suffering from a lack of access