Midwives Association of Kenya launched!
11th August 2016
Kenya’s Health Cabinet Secretary Dr. Cleopa Mailu officiated the launch of the Midwives Association of Kenya (MAK). The historic event marks the establishment of a midwifery-focused association that will champion the interests of midwives in Kenya and work in partnership with the Government and all stakeholders to achieve world class midwifery services in the country.
H.E. Hon Jackson Mandago – Governor, Uasin Gishu County (front left) and Dr, Cleopa Mailu, Kenya’s Cabinet Secretary for Health (front right), lead other distinguished guests, partners and officials in unveiling the Logo, Vision, Mission and Value Proposition for members of the new Midwives Association of Kenya (MAK). Officiating the launch is Madam Everlyne Rotich (far right).
The cake cutting ceremony was graced by distinguished guests and partners, namely (from left to right) Dr. Dan Okoro – UNFPA; Madam Louisa Muteti – Chairperson of Midwives Association of Kenya; Madam Merceline Keya – Johnson & Johnson; Dr. Cleopa Mailu – Kenya’s Cabinet Secretary for Health; Madam Rose Kuria – Director of Nursing Services, Kenya; Mr. Anthony Ng’ang’a – Commercial Director, Procter & Gamble; Dr. Wilson Aruasa – CEO Moi Teaching and Referral Hospital, Kenya; Madam Margaret Njoroge – Treasurer of Midwives Association of Kenya and Madam Judy Keana – Hospitality Lead for the conference secretariat.