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Empowering Women through Information: Strengthening the Implementation of Access to Information Laws

Unempowered women are unable to fully participate in socioeconomic activities and fully take advantage of public facilities such as healthcare (inclusive of family planning), education, loans, security, subsidized farm inputs etc. The right to access to information promotes good governance as it enables citizens to understand policies; it allows citizens to determine public priorities from …

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Cancer as a Non-Communicable Disease and the Status of Cancer Control in Kenya

Introduction The concept of epidemiological transition of mortality and cause of death dates back to the neolithic age. Omran in 1971 divided the manifestation of the phenomena into three phases. The first phase of The Age of Pestilence and Famine is characterized by an increase in infectious diseases, malnutrition and high mortality. This is followed by The Age …

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