Tag: covid-19

Mary Mwendwa4 months

Pandemic effects: Covid-19 pushed me into waste collection

Theresa Njeri, a mother of three, is pregnant with her fourth child. Though she feels tired and weak because of ...

Editor5 months

Vaccine hesitancy higher in women than men

By Sharon Atieno Though African countries are struggling to secure more COVID-19 vaccine doses for their populace, vaccine hesitancy remains ...

Mary Mwendwa1 year

Covid-19 makes paupers of women dependant on ecotourism

  Leah Namunyak is depressed. Since Covid-19 struck Kenya in March 2020, the middle-aged woman can barely earn any income ...

Gemnet Staffwriter2 years

Covid-19 wreaks havoc on women-led businesses

Webinar discussions show that the coronavirus pandemic is hitting women the hardest, with women-led Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) at ...

Mercy kahenda2 years

Coronavirus opens novel ways to sustain child immunisation

Elena Kachike braves the cold weather to traverse the muddy, hilly and rocky remote villages of Baringo South, about 270km ...

Ken Abwao2 years

Coronavirus denies women health services

The coronavirus pandemic has affected the delivery of health services vital to the well-being of women; including family planning services ...