Amref Health Africa Group CEO Dr. Githinji Gitahi received the Moran of the Order of the Burning Spear (MBS) from the President of Kenya, Uhuru Kenyatta.
Prevalence of FGM/C in girls under 14 has significantly dropped in Africa, according to recent study
A new study says that prevalence of FGM/C in girls under 14 has dropped to 8% in East Africa, compared to 71.4% in 1995.
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Amref Health Africa and Amref Health Africa in Spain received the award at a ceremony officiated by the King of Spain Felipe VI in Oviedo, Spain.
The Paul G. Allen Ebola Program helped us raise community awareness on how to stop the spread of Ebola themselves - which was crucial in ending the outbreak.