Khasto Consultants, Nairobi, Kenya
Mary Alaii, MSc FND, BEd
Executive Director, Research and Development, Khasto Consultants, Nairobi, Kenya
I am a nutrition and public health consultant. I have consulted for governments, INGOs, NGOs and private sector in the Africa region.I have managed, evaluated and reported on projects in Primary Health Care, WASH, Livelihoods, Nutrition, Maternal and New Born Health, Reproductive Health and Family Planning and Malaria for various organizations among them Kenya Red Cross Society, Family Health International 360, HelpAge International, Jhpiego Corporation, Nuba Relief Rehabilitation and Development Organisation (NRRDO), South Sudan (South Kordofan State), Save The Children UK, etc.
I have more than fourteen years, hands-on experience in designing Sexual Reproductive Health, HIV and AIDS and Behavior Change Communication policy documents and training manuals for training TOTs and youth. I have experience in HIV programming and community HIV/AIDS intervention program management. Experience includes training resource persons on HIV and AIDS with particular reference to Sexuality, Facts about HIV and AIDS, STIs, Family Planning, Prevention of sexual violence, HCT, PMTCT and Care & Support etc.
I have passion for reproductive health and would like to see all women and young people enjoy their reproductive health rights in order to improve equity. My career interest is to advance my ability to effectively and efficiently influence key players in the reproductive health field to avail friendly services to all users that require them and to influence policy formulation at national and international level through dissemination of best practices in the implementation of reproductive health programs.