AfriAfya

AfriAfya's vision is to have universal and equitable access to quality health and development information to create informed, empowered and healthy communities, contributing to social transformation. AfriAfya's mission is to link information processes with communication technologies (ICTs) to generate, manage and disseminate information in rural and marginalized communities by innovatively applying modern and traditional information and communication technologies.

AfriAfya
AMREF Building, Wilson Airport, Langata Road PO Box 27576
Nairobi, Kenya 506
Kenya
254 20 6009520
http://www.afriafya.org

Director

Ms. Stephanie Nduba

Management Team

Ms. Anne B. Njeri, Mr. Tonny Bolo, Mr. Francis Kimani, Ms Diana Warira, Ms. Judy Seby Wamboye

Board of Directors

Honarable Engineer James Rege, Dr. Vinand Nanthulya, Dr. James Boyd McFie, Ms. Stephanie Nduba, Dr. Fred Bukatchi, Ms. Anne B. Njeri, Mr. Tonny Bolo, Mr. Francis Kimani, Ms Diana Warira, Ms. Judy Seby Wamboye

Mission

AfriAfya's vision is to have universal and equitable access to quality health and development information to create informed, empowered and healthy communities, contributing to social transformation. AfriAfya's mission is to link information processes with communication technologies (ICTs) to generate, manage and disseminate information in rural and marginalized communities by innovatively applying modern and traditional information and communication technologies.

Programs

AfriAfya has set up community information resource centers to identify needs and to supply relevant health and development information in rural communities. These are equipped with ICT equipment and community change agents trained in its use, and in documenting and sharing information within communities. Support in application of the information is provided, as well as ongoing monitoring of the usefulness of the information provided. Local content produced is shared with other communities.

Statistics on AfriAfya

Financial Statistics

  • Annual Budget for 2010: $4,037,486
  • Annual Budget for 2007: $949,580
  • Maximum Annual Budget: $742,636
  • Other funding sources: Grants, Consultancies
  • Religious Affiliation: no affiliation