June 2024

Children Sickle Cell Foundation (CSCF) Blood Drive

Children Sickle Cell Foundation (CSCF) Blood Drive On June 19, 2024, CSCF, in collaboration with CoBA and Terumo, hosted a successful blood drive in Kisii on World Sickle Cell Day. The event aimed to...

Empowering Youth to Accelerate Blood Access in Africa

Amplifying Youth Voice as CoBA shocasing on what they are doing in terms of improving blood access On June 19, 2024, the Coalition of Blood for Africa (CoBA) hosted a transformative youth symposium in...

Blood Drive with Roche Diagnostics

Blood Drive with Roche Diagnostics CoBA was invited, with our member Roche Diagnostics, to participate in the Roche Blood Drive. During this event, CoBA sensitized Roche Diagnostics staff internally...

World Blood Donor Day Nairobi Event

World Blood Donor Day Nairobi Event CoBA had the opportunity to represent at the World Blood Donor Day event in Upper Hill, Nairobi, where Mrs. Caroline Wangamati, CoBA’s lead, had a speaking...

Sickle Cell Disease and Hemophilia Conference (SCDHC)

Advocacy and Thought Leadership towards Access to Safe Blood Conference (SCDHC) on June 11th – 13th CoBA made a significant impact at the inaugural Sickle Cell Disease and Hemophilia Conference...

Paint Your Profile Red

‘Paint Your Profile Red’ Initiative on World Blood Donor Day On World Blood Donor Day, we launched an empowering initiative aimed at rallying youth across Africa to advocate for blood...

World Blood Donor Day

Strengthening Healthcare Through Continental Partnerships CoBA & Red Cross Tanzania Blood Drive On World Blood Donor Day, June 14th, 2024, CoBA and RedCross Tanzania united efforts to host a...

Blood Donations in Response to Kenya’s Anti-Tax Protests

Blood Donations in Response to Kenya’s Anti-Tax Protests In response to the anti-tax demonstrations in Kenya, which resulted in over 200 injuries, there was an urgent need for blood donors. Our...