Investing in community health workers is essential for improving HIV health outcomes

How does better management help reduce wait times in hospitals and create programs that integrate patient care with the community? Jane Wathome, founder and executive director of Nairobi-based Beacon of Hope, shares insight in this guest column.

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About the author

  • Jane Wathome

    Jane Wathome is founder and executive director of Beacon of Hope, a community-based nongovernmental organization in Nairobi, Kenya. She has received a number of accolades and awards for excellence in service to the community and sits on several nonprofit boards in Kenya. She holds a master’s degree from International Leadership University, Nairobi. She has worked in the corporate world in senior marketing positions for over five years before focusing on community development.