PHE

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Educating on better farming approaches

 

Population, Health and Environment (PHE) is an approach to development that integrates health and environmental conservation initiatives in order to seek synergistic successes for greater conservation and human welfare outcomes than single-sector approaches. PHE operates with the assumption that people, their health, and the environment are interrelated and interdependent; changes in the number, state, and/or distribution of any of the above affects the other because human needs, their livelihood and a healthy environment are linked by chains of cause and effect.

PHE approaches represent a variety of efforts to bring a holistic, integrated set of activities and services to the communities. It refers to a flexible set of interventions or activities that communities, partner groups or non-governmental organizations adopt in response to unmet community needs for improved health services, livelihoods and natural resource management. PHE projects strive to simultaneously improve access to health services and assist communities to manage their natural resources in ways that improve their health and livelihoods and to conserve the critical ecosystems upon which they depend. The underlying philosophy is fundamentally one of integration and multi-sectoral partnerships.

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programs

  • Youth Celebrating the 3rd Mara Day in Narok County, Kenya

    PREPARED

    Youth Celebrating the 3rd Mara Day in Narok County, Kenya   The Planning for Resilience in East Africa through Policy, Adaptation, Research and Economic Development (PREPARED) is a medium-term, mu…
  • Water intake for Sengerema Town Water Treatment Plant, the United Republic of Tanzania

    LVWATSAN II

    Youth Celebrating the 3rd Mara Day in Narok County, Kenya   Lake Victoria Water Supply and Sanitation (LVWATSAN II) is the programme of the East African Community (EAC), coordinated by Lake Victor…
  • WIMA Memebers of Women In Modern Agriculture at a farm in Rarieda Sub-county, Siaya County Kenya

    LVEMP II

    WIMA Members of Women In Modern Agriculture at a farm in Rarieda Sub-county, Siaya County Kenya    Lake Victoria Management Project (LVEMP II) is an East African Community (EAC) Project, coordinat…
  • Educating on better farming approaches

    PHE

      Population, Health and Environment (PHE) is an approach to development that integrates health and environmental conservation initiatives in order to seek synergistic successes for greater conservat…

Events

  • Regional Population, Health & Environment Symposium 2017

    Regional Population, Health…

    Regional Population, Health & Environment Symposium 2017 - ENDED Dates  : 27th - 28th September, 2017 Venue : Imperial Golf View Hotel, Station Road Entebbe, Central Region, Entebbe, Uganda The …
  • Coordination Committee of the 17th SECOM in Session, 10th Nov 2016, Tom Mboya Labour College

    The 17th SECOM Kicks off in Ki…

    Coordination Committee of the 17th SECOM in Session, 10th Nov 2016, Tom Mboya Labour College   The 17th SECOM Kicks off in Kisumu, Republic of Kenya The 17th Sectoral Council of Ministers for Lake…
  • lvbcon 2017

    LVBCON 2017

    Introduction   EAC Partner States through the Lake Victoria Basin Commission (LVBC) plan to hold a research/scientific conference that will be held in Mwanza, Tanzania on the 15th – 16th February,…
  • Regional Population, Health & Environment Symposium 2017

    Regional Population, Health…

    Regional Population, Health & Environment Symposium 2017 Dates  : 27th - 28th September, 2017 [ENDED] Venue : Imperial Golf View Hotel, Station Road Entebbe, Central Region, Entebbe, Uganda Th…
  • lvwatsan

    LVWATSAN PROJECT LAUNCH | 12/5…

    Lake Victoria Basin covers an area of 250,000 km2 with the lake taking 68,000  km2. The basin has a population of 35 - 40 million people, with rapidly growing secondary towns, which has resulted in:  …

news

  • Concluded RPSC Commends LVBC for Spearheading Pipeline Projects to Fruition

    Concluded RPSC Commends LVBC f…

    The Regional Policy Steering Committee (RPSC) that concluded on 27th April 2018 in Kisumu, Republic of Kenya commends Lake Victoria Basin Commission (LVBC) for spearheading pipeline projects to fruiti…
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  • Regional Policy Meeting Focuses on Projects Results

    Regional Policy Meeting Focuse…

    The Regional Policy Steering Committee (RPSC) taking place in Kisumu, Kenya focuses on results and formulation of new projects and programmes based on lessons learned. The RPSC is responsible for asse…
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  • Delegates at the LVBC Regional KM Strategy Orientation & Validation Workshop, Entebbe, Uganda

    Knowledge Management Strategy…

    L2R - LVBC Executive Secretary, Dr Ally Saidi Matano, Cheryl, Lettenmaier, K4H Regional Representative and Martin Lutaya, Representative of the republic of Uganda (Photo by Adero Daniel)  The LV…
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  • LVBC File Photo

    LVBC to Validate New Knowledge…

    Lake Victoria Basin Commission (LVBC) will validate its new Knowledge Management Strategy (2017-2022) during a regional workshop in Entebbe, Republic of Uganda. The workshop, taking place at the Imper…
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  • Paul Mahabi, Director of Environment, Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources, Republic of Uganda leads the Regional PHE Symposium 2017 delegates in signing symposium resolutions. On looking is Mr. Telly Eugene Muramira, LVBC’s Deputy Executive Secretary for Projects and Programs

    Delegate Commitments – Regiona…

        Over 90 delegates convened in Entebbe, Republic of Uganda as representatives to the Regional Population, Health & Environment (PHE) Symposium 2017 from September 27-28. A follow-up to the 20…
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  • Hon. January Makamba, State Minister for Environment and Unions in the Vice President's Office, Tanzania at LVBC Exhibition Stand

    Mara Day Celebrations in Tarim…

    Hon. January Makamba, State Minister for Environment and Unions in the Vice President's Office, Tanzania at LVBC Exhibition Stand The sixth Mara Day Celebrations held on 15th September 2016 in Tarime…
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Lake Victoria Basin Commission,
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13TH FLOOR,
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Kisumu, Kenya
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