NAHEDO is an NGO formed by a multidisciplinary team of professionals comprising medical specialists in psychiatry, medicine, gynecology, pediatrics, dermatology, pharmacy, nutrition, nursing, psychology, social work, VCT counselors, environmental scientist and other experts who have years of experience in prevention and care for HIV infected and affected. NAHEDO is registered by the NGO council Of Kenya, to operate in Nyanza, Eastern, Western and Nairobi Provinces

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Dr. Muthoni A. Mathai

M.B. Ch.B (Univ. of Nrb); M. Med (Univ. of Nrb); Ph. D. (Univ. of Kassel)


She is a consultant psychiatrist with a PHD in social work. She is currently involved in coordination of a Gender based violence program together with other stake holders in Nairobi. The goal of this program is to provide a Women’s Joint Empowerment Initiative under the ministry of justice and constitutional affairs. She is currently undertaking a research on medical abortificients in Nairobi and Kiambu for IPAS.