Our Blog2021-04-05T10:27:54-04:00
Go behind-the-scenes of our work through our blog. It’s full of thoughts, opinions and experiences from the Amref Health Africa team and people from the communities in Africa that we partner with.

Getting Up & Moving this Mother’s Day for Amref Health Africa in Canada

April 30, 2021|Categories: Blog, Global Faces Direct staff|

by Global Faces Direct staff Our Team at Global Faces Direct decided to celebrate our moms this Mother’s Day with a fundraising activity for Amref Health Africa in Canada. [...]

How COVID-19 is fuelling an increase in female genital mutilation/cutting and what we can do about it

February 5, 2021|Categories: Blog, Tammary Esho|

by Dr. Tammary Esho, Director, Amref Health Africa End FGM/C Centre of ExcellenceAfter decades of progress in reducing the number of girls and young women subjected to female genital mutilation [...]

How one woman in Tanzania started a revolution in period products, and helped empower girls and women

August 28, 2020|Categories: Blog, Jasmine Vallve|

Jasmine Valle, Amref Health Africa in CanadaMenstruation is oddly viewed as one of the shameful secrets of women’s health. It is stigmatized and often misunderstood. The shame and embarrassment of [...]

Kenya’s COVID-19 Response is Affecting the Well-Being of Women And Girls

June 10, 2020|Categories: Blog, Diram Duba|

Diram Duba, advocate, KenyaAt the beginning of this year, I followed up on a story of a girl Sarah**, (not her real name) and her mother from Ramole Village in [...]

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