Above photo, provided by Fredrik Lerneryd / Save the Children. Nakwan is only seven days old, and she has pneumonia. She will remain in the clinic under treatment until she is stable. Katilu health centre is located in Katilu, Turkana county in Northern Kenya. The centre receives around 3600 patients per month. Among those patients, around 15 are treated for pneumonia, however due to the heavy rain, they treated 34 pneumonia patients last month.
A COMMENT FROM THE COORDINATOR
This year to commemorate World Pneumonia Day on November 12, 2019, the PIN will be hosting a webinar on Pneumonia Careseeking in Asia. Please join us to learn about pneumonia careseeking behaviors from three organizations in Bangladesh, India, and Pakistan.