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27 02, 2024

IBE Africa Celebrates Groundbreaking Achievements in Epilepsy Advocacy and Support in 2023 (Impact Report)

2024-02-27T07:39:34+00:00

  In an inspiring culmination of a year marked by substantial progress and collaborative triumphs, the International Bureau for Epilepsy (IBE) Africa proudly unveils its Annual Report, showcasing a journey filled with impactful initiatives and unwavering dedication to the epilepsy cause across the continent. In 2023 we witnessed [...]

IBE Africa Celebrates Groundbreaking Achievements in Epilepsy Advocacy and Support in 2023 (Impact Report)2024-02-27T07:39:34+00:00
20 11, 2023

Stamp Out Stigma- IBE Africa 2023 Epilepsy Conference in Addis Ethiopia

2024-01-29T12:35:59+00:00

The first day of the IBE Africa Epilepsy Conference in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, encompassed a diverse array of discussions revolving around the pivotal theme of "Stamping Epilepsy Stigma Out of Africa". The morning sessions were distinguished by keynote addresses [...]

Stamp Out Stigma- IBE Africa 2023 Epilepsy Conference in Addis Ethiopia2024-01-29T12:35:59+00:00
20 06, 2023

Stamping Out Stigma in Sub-Saharan Schools: Zambia, Malawi, and Lesotho Join Forces to Support Children with Epilepsy

2023-06-30T09:22:44+00:00

In a groundbreaking effort to tackle the stigma faced by children with epilepsy in Sub-Saharan Africa, three nations - Zambia, Malawi, and Lesotho - have united to promote inclusive education and combat discrimination in schools. Recognizing the urgent need for change, these countries are taking decisive steps to ensure that [...]

Stamping Out Stigma in Sub-Saharan Schools: Zambia, Malawi, and Lesotho Join Forces to Support Children with Epilepsy2023-06-30T09:22:44+00:00
8 05, 2023

Kawe Meets with County Assembly to Push for an Action Plan on IGAP

2023-05-08T07:29:48+00:00

Kathwana, April 26, 2023. The County Assembly of Tharaka Nithi has adopted and the Report of the Commitee on Finance, Budget and Appropriations on the County Executive Supplementary Budget (ii) for the Financial Year 2022 - 2023 in its today's Sitting. The Motion tabled the respective Committee Chairperson Hon Godfrey [...]

Kawe Meets with County Assembly to Push for an Action Plan on IGAP2023-05-08T07:29:48+00:00
20 02, 2023

Commemorating International Epilepsy Day 2023 in Malawi

2023-02-20T09:17:18+00:00

Representatives from IBE and Epilepsy Association of Malawi Pose for a Picture IBE Vice President Action Amos tell his story and Welcomes the Minister of Health Hon. Khumbize Chipondaon the IBE Africa Pavilion IBE Africa Communications Officer Moses Nderemani takes the minister through some of the activities IBE Africa has [...]

Commemorating International Epilepsy Day 2023 in Malawi2023-02-20T09:17:18+00:00
14 12, 2022

Domesticating The Intersectoral Global Action Plan on Epilepsy and other Neurological Disorders in Eswatini Featured in WHO Technical Brief

2022-12-14T19:30:03+00:00

Our Model Case from Eswatini is featured in World Health Organization (WHO) Technical Brief from WHO Department of Mental Health and Substance Use. The brief is titled "Improving the lives of the people with epilepsy". Congrats Abraham and Team Epilepsy is one of the most common neurological disorders globally. The [...]

Domesticating The Intersectoral Global Action Plan on Epilepsy and other Neurological Disorders in Eswatini Featured in WHO Technical Brief2022-12-14T19:30:03+00:00
5 10, 2022

World Teacher’s Day: Fighting Epilepsy Stigma In Kenya

2022-10-05T14:50:28+00:00

Today, October 5th, on World Teacher’s Day, we hear from our Kenyan Chapter on their efforts to work with educators to reduce epilepsy in schools. Report by Keziah Njoroge, KAWE, The Kenya Association for the Welfare of People with Epilepsy. Stigmatization is a social phenomenon leading to the side-lining of [...]

World Teacher’s Day: Fighting Epilepsy Stigma In Kenya2022-10-05T14:50:28+00:00
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