Think tank

Agha Khan University Centre of Excellence in Women and Child Health in East Africa

Nairobi, Kenya

The AKU CoE WCH EA focuses on establishing high quality education, multidisciplinary research and training programmes in women, child and adolescent health. It targets population health, health systems and clinical care, aligned with the Sustainable Development Goals

Contact details

Website:
https://www.aku.edu/coe-wch/about/Pages/home.aspx

Address:
PO Box 30270 - 00100, GPONairobi, Kenya,

Country:
Kenya

Sub-region:
Eastern Africa

Areas of focus

Topics of research
Geographics of focus
Pakistan, East Africa
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
University institute/center
Institutional affiliations
University
Year founded
2012
Age (years)
Agha Khan University Centre of Excellence in Women and Child Health in East Africa
 10
Kenya average
 28
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Professor Zulfiqar Ahmed Bhutta
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Professor Marleen Temmerman, Director, Centre of Excellence in Women and Child Health​, East Africa
Leader gender: Female
Staff size
2021
Agha Khan University Centre of Excellence in Women and Child Health in East Africa
 16
Kenya average
 28
Global average
 86
% Female staff
2021
Agha Khan University Centre of Excellence in Women and Child Health in East Africa
 81%
Kenya average
 49%
Global average
 48%

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
Agha Khan University Centre of Excellence in Women and Child Health in East Africa
 1
Kenya average
 61
Global average
 34

Social

Likes (2022)
Agha Khan University Centre of Excellence in Women and Child Health in East Africa
 209,739
Kenya average
 21,042
Global average
 32,642
Likes (2021)
Agha Khan University Centre of Excellence in Women and Child Health in East Africa
 143,440
Twitter
Followers (2022)
Agha Khan University Centre of Excellence in Women and Child Health in East Africa
 59,031
Kenya average
 14,300
Global average
 19,218
Followers (2021)
Agha Khan University Centre of Excellence in Women and Child Health in East Africa
 47,212
Followers (2021)
Agha Khan University Centre of Excellence in Women and Child Health in East Africa
 27,912
Kenya average
 13,095
Global average
 13,831

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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