Mini-launches are being conducted early in the data collection phase of the second wave counties. Homa Bay and Kitui Counties launched KENPHIA on 26th July and Migori and Tharaka Nithi launched on 27th.
Community-level mobilization is now complete for the first order of clusters in the 2nd deployment wave, and teams have now completed cluster entry procedures in most regions and survey data collection started as of Wednesday 25th July. However, in Ijaara the data collection is anticipated to begin on 29th July, following finalization of the team’s security briefing and finalization of security plans.
Mobile Lab arrives in Garissa County Referral Hospital for onward delivery to Ijara sub-County Hospital on 25th July, 2018
Homa Bay KENPHIA County launch at the Gold Spring Hotel, 26th July, 2018: Deputy Director of Health, Dr. Akeche leading the proceedings.
KENPHIA Field Team Courtesy Call with the Embu County Health Director, 26th July, 2018.
Kitui County launch at the County offices, presided over by the Chief Officer of the Health Department, 26th July 2018.
Cluster Entry Meeting in Chepterit, Nandi County.
Western Team, exit meeting in Kisumu
Coming Up Next Week
Next week KENPHIA County launches will take place in Meru, Isiolo, Embu Elgeyo Marakwet, Garissa and Machakos