• Organization TypeAssociation
  • HeadquartersKenya
  • Founded1990

Kenya AIDS NGOs Consortium (KANCO)

KANCO is a membership organization established in the early 1990s in Kenya with operations in the eastern Africa region. Its membership comprises of Non Governmental Organizations (NGOs), Community Based Organizations (CBOs), and Faith Based Organizations (FBOs), Private Sector actors, Research and Learning Institutions that have a focus on health advocacy and or implementing health programes. KANCO has a strong presence both at the national, regional and global levels. This has been made possible by strong membership at the national level as well as building strong and lasting partnerships with regional and international organizations. KANCO has a membership of over 1200 organisations and numerous individuals that are networking, collaborating and are bound together by a common vision of an HIV, AIDS ,TB and other public health issues of importance in  Kenya. Formed with a principle to support members to respond to the HIV & AIDS epidemic in line with the existing government co-ordination mechanism for HIV & AIDS and TB activities, KANCO has evolved to become a premier agency for sensitizing, mobilizing and promoting collaboration among civil society organisations (CSOs) working to mitigate HIV & AIDS and TB and their impacts in Kenya. In 2009, KANCO was accredited as a linking organisation for the International HIV and AIDS Alliance (IHAA) in Kenya. IHAA works globally to support communities around the world to reduce the spread of HIV and to meet the challenges of AIDS and related health issues. As a linking organisation for IHAA, KANCO supports joint action on HIV & AIDS and TB at the community level and commits to developing mechanisms to help CSOs work together to achieve the shared goals. KANCO’s Founding Members - Action Aid - African Medical Research Foundation - Christian Health Association of Kenya - Family Planning Association of Kenya - Kenya Catholic Secretariat - Kenya Red Cross - Norwegian Church AID KANCO’s plan for the future is guided by an overall goal to provide strong leadership among civil society organizations in contributing towards ensuring equality and equity in the access to health services among people and communities.
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  • Policy Manager - Regional East African Global Fund Project
    Kenya

Staff at Kenya AIDS NGOs Consortium (KANCO) have experience in

Sectors

  • reproductive health
  • development
  • monitoring / evaluation
  • research & development
  • hiv/aids

Funders

  • wellcome trust
  • ford foundation
  • goal global
  • test
  • ec

Countries

  • kenya
  • united states
  • australia
  • china
  • indonesia

Skills

  • managerial experience
  • business development
  • experience in recruitment
  • international experience
  • with experience in conflict areas

Experience

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Personnel / Human Resources

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  • Nairobi
  • Regent Management Limited Courts, Opposite Nairobi Opposite Womens Hospital, Argwings Kodhek Road, Block C P.O box 69866
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  • Mombasa
  • Mombasa Town – Near DT Dobie off Moi Avenue
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  • Salim Awadh Building 1st Floor Kaloleni Rabai – Kilifi County
  • Kholera House, Cannon Awori Street Kakamega Town
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  • Nakuru
  • Gralex Plaza – Kenlads
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  • Nyeri
  • Carson Photo House, 3rd Floor Kimathi Way