The status of reproductive health and family planning in Eastern Africa: AFIDEP at the 7th Eastern Africa Reproductive Health Network forum

The 7th Eastern Africa Reproductive Health Network (EARHN) coordination meeting will be held between 4 and 5 October 2017 at the Jambo Chester Hotel, Nairobi, Kenya. The meeting, whose theme is “From MDGs to SDGs: Development of Country Action Plans”, will be flagged off officially by the Director General of the Kenya National Council

AFIDEP at the 2017 Malawi Research Conference

The University of Malawi (College of Medicine) shall be hosting the 2017 Malawi Research Conference from 1 to 4 October 2017. The conference shall be held at the Makokola Retreat, Mangochi, Malawi. AFIDEP’s Executive Director, Dr. Eliya Zulu shall be leading a plenary session on Practicalities of traversing institutional and individual level bottlenecks to

Launch of video on youth and the Demographic Dividend: What does the future hold?

The African Institute for Development Policy (AFIDEP) recently participated in the launch of an advocacy video titled “We are Kenya’s future: Investing in young people for stronger growth and prosperity”. The launch, which took place on 19th September 2017 at the Heron Court Hotel, pulled together a combination of policymakers from health, education, agriculture,

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AFIDEP at the 3rd High Level Forum on Development Effectiveness in Malawi

On 20 September 2017, the Malawi Ministry of Finance, Economic Planning and Development will host the 3rd High Level Forum on Development Effectiveness in Lilongwe, Malawi. The Forum, which brings together government, development partners, civil society, academia, and the private sector, shall be held at the Bingu International Conference Centre. The forum’s theme is

AFIDEP provides technical expertise at UNFPA regional demographic dividend workshop

Following the African Union Assembly Decision (Assembly/AU/Dec.601 (XXVI)) of January 2016 devoting the theme of the year 2017 to Harnessing the Demographic Dividend through Investment in Youth various development stakeholders including African governments have taken various steps to operationalise investments and frameworks stipulated in the roadmap in order to move the demographic dividend agenda herebest bunk bed with stairs