Archives for August 2014

50,000th Kit Yamoyo sold to wholesalers

I’ve just received the latest stock figures from Pharmanova, the manufacturer of Kit Yamoyo anti-diarrhoea kit in Zambia. Pharmanova report that they have shipped 51,000 Kit Yamoyo – anti-diarrhoea kits since we started the trial in Sep-12. As reported earlier, 26,230 kits were sold during the trial period (21,823 for vouchers and the remainder for cash). Now, […]

Sales rebound after Katete stock-out

Even from back here in the UK, I’ve been aware of a Kit Yamoyo stock-out problem at the wholesaler in Katete and so I was relieved to get an email a couple of days ago from Elias Lungu in Katete saying how relieved (and happy) he was that stock had finally arrived (30 boxes of […]

Interview with Norbert Hirschhorn one of the ORS pioneers

This is a great 3 minute clip from the BBC of an interview with Norbert Hirschhorn one of the ORS pioneers. They worked out the science decades ago. It’s now about access for all the people that need it. Thanks to Robin Curtis for highlighting this to me.