Kenya is a country of many contrasts, from its landscape to people, and more so its social and economic inequalities. Forty two percent of its population of 44 million, live below the poverty line.
Two-thirds of Swazis live in poverty, most of them in rural areas. Nearly 27 per cent are HIV-positive, giving Swaziland the highest HIV prevalence rate in the world. Nearly 125,000 Swazi children have lost at least one parent to the epidemic.
Kenya 2020 Day 5 We finished the week again with home visits and a trip to the school for special needs children. The teams saw several older patients that had heart issues and will need medication and follow up. Pray for James We were also able to follow up with James from a few years […]
We had a very productive day. Saw a lot of adults today and had a woman that we think was septic and went to the hospital and a baby with bronchiolitis who also went to the hospital. Caring for others Today I was struck by how much care a group of people can give when […]
Covenant Medicine Outreach is a domestic non-profit 501(c)3 organization organized under the laws of the State of Arizona that coordinates annual medical mission trips deployed to areas in Kenya and Swaziland that are beyond the reach of other relief agencies.