• Capacity building of members in areas of common interest.
  • Continued development and advancement for engagement of health oriented CSOs in the Health Sector Wide Approach (SWAp) at all levels; strategy and policy development and actual…

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Vision & Mission.


“A healthy Kenyan Society”


“To stimulate linkages and strategic partnerships among health NGOs, government and private sector in order to enhance their responses towards health needs of Kenyans”

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Knowledge Gateway

The HENNET Knowledge gateway provides a platform for Knowledge networking, sharing and exchange to inform and transform the provision of health care in Kenya and beyond

Benefits of the gateway to members

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About Us.

12360385_1050952371595238_8974789495182673220_nHealth NGOs Network (HENNET) was founded in early 2005 as a result of a felt need to set up a forum for NGOs dealing with health issues for purposes of collaboration, sharing of experiences and advocacy. HENNET brings together different health oriented CSOs, with diverse interests, but all having a common vision of a ‘Healthy Kenyan Society’.

A functional and effective HENNET secretariat is hosted at AMREF Kenya Country Office.

HENNET is governed by a board of 11 member organizations elected by HENNET members. These members are I Choose Life (Chair), Safe Water and AIDS project- SWAP, Save the Children, National Organisation of peer Educators – NOPE, Amref Health Kenya (Secretary), Jhpiego, Family Health Options (FHOK), Kenya NGO Alliance Against Malaria (KeNAAM), Association for the Physically Disabled – Kenya (APDK) (Vice chair), GOAL Kenya (Treasurer), Aga Khan Foundation. The board oversees the operations of the HENNET Secretariat which is run by a Director, a Programme Officer, an Advocacy and Communication Officer, a Monitoring and Evaluation Officer, a Finance Officer and a Programs Assistant.


Membership Criteria
  • Legally registered and active NGOs, FBOs and Networks involved in health as core business.
  • Concur with HENNET aims and objectives.
  • Subscribe to the HENNET constitution.
  • Concur with Kenya health Code of Conduct (CoC).
  • One time registration fee of…

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  • Articulate health needs and promote efficient and effective allocation of health resources.
  • Share knowledge, skills, research findings, information, best practices and lessons learnt among…

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Current Vacancies

There are no current vacancies within HENNET

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