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1 03, 2021

Webinar Invitation: Launch of the Africa Epilepsy Advocacy Toolkit

2021-03-01T08:58:21+00:00

EPILEPSY IN AFRICA WILL NEVER BE THE SAME!!!! Getting Our Advocacy Right! – Launch of the IBE African Epilepsy Advocacy Toolkit Join us as we launch the Africa Epilepsy Advocacy Toolkit! Date: 4th March, 2021 Time: 2:00pm Pretoria time(-2hrs GMT, -1hr WAT and CET, +1hr EAT, +2hrs Mauritius/Seychelles) Moderator: Comfort Mussa (Cameroon), IBE [...]

Webinar Invitation: Launch of the Africa Epilepsy Advocacy Toolkit2021-03-01T08:58:21+00:00
25 02, 2021

IBE and ILAE Joint Statement on COVID-19 vaccines and people with epilepsy

2021-02-25T12:00:17+00:00

Vaccines against COVID19 are currently being approved and becoming available. There is currently no evidence to suggest that having epilepsy is specifically associated with a higher risk of side effects from a COVID-19 vaccine. For people with epilepsy, the risk of COVID-19 infection and potential complications far outweighs the risk [...]

IBE and ILAE Joint Statement on COVID-19 vaccines and people with epilepsy2021-02-25T12:00:17+00:00
4 02, 2021

Advocate’s Toolkit

2021-02-04T11:32:35+00:00

    EPILEPSY IN AFRICA WILL NEVER BE THE SAME Launch of an Epilepsy Advocacy Toolkit The epilepsy advocacy toolkit was created in response to increasing interest and requests from persons with epilepsy and their representative organizations from across Africa. The aim of this toolkit is to contribute to the [...]

Advocate’s Toolkit2021-02-04T11:32:35+00:00
26 01, 2021

VACANCY!!! – Advocacy Trainer

2021-01-26T08:33:58+00:00

Advocacy Trainer Vacancy The International Bureau for Epilepsy (IBE), with support from Band Foundation, is looking for an 'ADVOCACY TRAINER' to conduct capacity building in the form of training for CSOs working on lobbying and advocating for epilepsy inclusion. Specific tasks Develop a training programme and schedule and the necessary [...]

VACANCY!!! – Advocacy Trainer2021-01-26T08:33:58+00:00
29 12, 2020

Voices from the Field – Epilepsy Association of Zambia

2020-12-29T09:50:53+00:00

The Epilepsy Association of Zambia's Betty Naschilwa share their Best Practice in Zambia, during our most recent webinar on 'Making Epilepsy a Health Priority'. Email: eazepilepsy@hotmail.com

Voices from the Field – Epilepsy Association of Zambia2020-12-29T09:50:53+00:00
29 12, 2020

Voices from the Field – EDYCS Epilepsy Groups Mauritius

2020-12-29T09:48:16+00:00

Dan Chenga from EDYCS Epilepsy Group in Mauritius, presenting their Best Practices during our most recent webinar on 'Making Epilepsy a Health Priority in Africa'. Website: http://edycsepilepsy.intnet.mu Email:  edycs.org@intnet.mu

Voices from the Field – EDYCS Epilepsy Groups Mauritius2020-12-29T09:48:16+00:00
29 12, 2020

Voices from the Field – Epilepsy South Africa

2020-12-29T09:44:48+00:00

Gresham Africa from Epilepsy South Africa, shares their Best Practices from their country during one of our most recent webinars on ' Making Epilepsy a Health Priority'. #Africa #WHO #Epilepsy Website: www.epilepsy.org.za Email: info@epilepsy.org.za Facebook: Epilepsy South Africa

Voices from the Field – Epilepsy South Africa2020-12-29T09:44:48+00:00
29 12, 2020

Voices from the Field – Eswatini Epilepsy Organization

2020-12-29T09:39:53+00:00

Mr Abraham Ntshalintshali form Eswatini Epilepsy Organization shares their Best Practices from the Utetezi Project in Eswatini. Website:www.epilepsy.org.sz Email: admin@epilepsy.org.sz Facebook: Eswatini Epilepsy Orgnization

Voices from the Field – Eswatini Epilepsy Organization2020-12-29T09:39:53+00:00
29 12, 2020

WHO Dr Tarun Dua – Making Epilepsy a Health Priority

2020-12-29T09:39:20+00:00

The World Health Organization's (WHO) Dr Tarun Dua - Head of Brain Health Unit: Department of Mental Health and Substance Use, speaking on 'Making Epilepsy a Health Priority in Africa'. Facebook: Epilepsy Africa IBE Twitter: @AfricaEpilepsy #WHO #Epilepsy

WHO Dr Tarun Dua – Making Epilepsy a Health Priority2020-12-29T09:39:20+00:00
7 12, 2020

Epilepsy Africa News – Issue 26

2020-12-07T13:25:34+00:00

Chairperson/Editor’s Message Dear Friends, Welcome to the September/October issue of our Newsletter. It has been an exciting few weeks for us with the campaign towards the World Health Organization 73rd Assembly to towards endorsement of the Global Plan on Epilepsy and other Neurological Disorders resolution. The Advocacy team continued with [...]

Epilepsy Africa News – Issue 262020-12-07T13:25:34+00:00
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