Kenya is in crisis. 

At the moment, headlines and certain interests seem to reduce the heart of the current health sector paralysis to being a simple matter of salaries.

This couldn’t be farther from the truth, if the stories shared by doctors across the country are anything to go by.

A hashtag emerged on the 16th of January, in what appeared to be an attempt to paint all doctors as callous and incompetent. Kenyan doctors, however, seized the moment, sharing what they experience in the course of their work, to show that their current strike is about a lot more than just salaries.

This gallery was first published on Courage Stories.