Thousands of farmers and delegates turn up for the first national mango conference and Exhibition where measures for increasing mango production are being addressed.
Makueni First Lady H.E. Anita Mutula will work in collaboration with the Department of Health Services towards better healthcare for children.
Anita revealed this during finalisation of 2023/2024 annual work plan. The event had brought together all the top managerial teams of the health docket.
The workplan will be the blueprint that will guide in areas of prioritization for health interventions as per the available resources as well as partner support.
While addressing the participants, the First Lady reiterated the need to curb malnutrition and premature births as a catalyst to increasing child survival.
Further, she underscored that malnutrition remains a huge public health burden and is the single greatest contributor to child mortality across the country.
Anita as well emphasised the importance of improving Reproductive and Maternal health services to address the needs of mothers.
Anita will be supporting the department in advocacy for service uptake as well as resource mobilization as the county works towards achieving the highest attainable quality of Health Servives.