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27 11, 2020

Webinar Invitation: “Making Epilepsy Health Priority in Africa”

2020-11-27T14:26:47+00:00

Making Epilepsy a Health Priority in Africa - Double Celebration with WHA Resolution 68:20, now WHA 73 + International Disability Day Date: 3rd December, 2020 Time: 1:00 pm Pretoria time (-2 hrs GMT, -1 hr WAT and CET, + 1 hr EAT, +2 hrs Mauritius/Seychelles) Moderator: Comfort Mussa (Cameroon) This [...]

Webinar Invitation: “Making Epilepsy Health Priority in Africa”2020-11-27T14:26:47+00:00
31 10, 2020

Mr. Frederick Beuchi on “Putting WHA Resolution 68:20 on Mount Kilimanjaro”

2020-10-31T10:54:02+00:00

Mr. Frederick Beuchi from Kenya, an Epilepsy Activist and National Secretary for the National Epilepsy Coordination Committe in Kenya. Mr. Beuchi spoke on "Putting WHA Resolution 68:20 on Mount Kilimanjaro", during one of our most recent webinar meeting on "Making Epilepsy a Health Priority in Africa- WHA Resolution 68:20, Youth [...]

Mr. Frederick Beuchi on “Putting WHA Resolution 68:20 on Mount Kilimanjaro”2020-10-31T10:54:02+00:00
31 10, 2020

Ms Nina Mago (IBE Golden Light Award Winner)

2020-10-31T10:53:30+00:00

Ms Nina Mago (IBE Golden Light Award Winner) from the Purple Bench Uganda, was one of the speakers during the webinar hosted by IBE-Africa on "Making Epilepsy a Health Priority in #Africa - WHA Resolution 68:20 (Youth with epilepsy across Africa).

Ms Nina Mago (IBE Golden Light Award Winner)2020-10-31T10:53:30+00:00
31 10, 2020

Mr. Kudakwashe Dube on “The role of media in promoting Epilepsy in Africa – Learning from disability advocacy”

2020-10-31T10:43:29+00:00

Mr. Kudakwashe Dube, Director General of African Disability Alliance and the Chairperson for Action Disability and Development (ADD). Mr. Dube spoke on "The role of media in promoting Epilepsy in Africa - Learning from disability advocacy".

Mr. Kudakwashe Dube on “The role of media in promoting Epilepsy in Africa – Learning from disability advocacy”2020-10-31T10:43:29+00:00
31 10, 2020

Dr. Florence Baingana – World Health Organization Afro Regional Mental Health Policy and Planning Coordinator

2020-10-31T10:09:11+00:00

Dr Florence Baingana, World Health Organization Afro Regional Mental Health Policy and Planning Coordinator, spoke on "Epilepsy in Africa Today - WHO's Perspective".

Dr. Florence Baingana – World Health Organization Afro Regional Mental Health Policy and Planning Coordinator2020-10-31T10:09:11+00:00
22 10, 2020

Petition from African Youths with Epilepsy

2020-10-22T13:32:38+00:00

PETITION FROM AFRICAN YOUTHS WITH EPILEPSY & THEIR FRIENDS TO: MINISTERS OF HEALTH & PARLIAMENTARY COMMITTEES OF HEALTH ACROSS AFRICA 20th October, 2020 Download the petition in English Download the petition in French Download the petition in Portuguese We the youths with epilepsy from Africa and our friends gathered here in a virtual meeting on the 20th of [...]

Petition from African Youths with Epilepsy2020-10-22T13:32:38+00:00
22 10, 2020

Former President of Malawi calls for support of WHA Resolution on Epilepsy and Other Neurological Disorders

2020-10-22T13:22:46+00:00

Former President of Malawi, Dr. Joyce Banda, encourages people to support the World Health Assembly Resolution 68.20 on Global Action on Epilepsy and Its Synergies with Other Neurological Disorders during the 73rd World Health Assembly. The WHA68.20 resolution urges Member States to address the global burden of epilepsy and the [...]

Former President of Malawi calls for support of WHA Resolution on Epilepsy and Other Neurological Disorders2020-10-22T13:22:46+00:00
15 10, 2020

Webinar Invitation – “Making Epilepsy a Health Priority in Africa – WHA Resolution 68:20”

2020-10-15T12:35:13+00:00

Making Epilepsy a Health Priority in Africa – WHA Resolutions 68:20 Youths with Epilepsy across Africa Speak Out! Date: 20th October, 2020 Time: 2:00pm Nairobi time - 1:00pm Pretoria time Moderator: Action Amos, Vice President Africa, International Bureau for Epilepsy To register and receive a webinar link please email amos_action@yahoo.co.uk

Webinar Invitation – “Making Epilepsy a Health Priority in Africa – WHA Resolution 68:20”2020-10-15T12:35:13+00:00
28 09, 2020

Epilepsy Africa News – Issue 25

2020-09-28T12:48:24+00:00

Chairperson/Editor’s Message Dear Reader, Welcome to the 25th edition of Epilepsy Africa News. Epilepsy Africa News is a platform whereby persons with epilepsy, Epilepsy Organisations and Individuals are sharing their views on issues on epilepsy. This edition is covering news for the Month of August, 2020. In this article we [...]

Epilepsy Africa News – Issue 252020-09-28T12:48:24+00:00
10 09, 2020

Epilepsy Africa News – Issue 24

2020-09-16T10:44:27+00:00

Chairperson & Editor’s message Dear Reader, It is with excitement that we engage you in this trying time of COVID19 challenges where our work has been slowed down by the pandemic that has hit all African Countries. It is with sadness that we inform you that some of our chapters [...]

Epilepsy Africa News – Issue 242020-09-16T10:44:27+00:00
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