01.05.2017 - 10:35

Antimicrobial Resistance in Tanzania

Drug resistances are on the rise worldwide. Every year, around 700,000 people die due to antimicrobial drug resistance to bacteria, viruses, fungi and parasites. Without counter... More...

20.04.2017 - 11:00

Swiss TPH joins the Swiss Alliance against Neglected Tropical Diseases

Swiss TPH is a founding member of the “Swiss Alliance against Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs)". The Alliance was officially established on 20th of April 2017 on the occasion of... More...

23.03.2017 - 12:58

Universal Health Coverage Conference in the Philippines

Kaspar Wyss, Swiss TPH, spoke at a conference in Manila that aimed to share experiences of Switzerland and the Philippines around ‘Universal Health Coverage and Access to Quality... More...

22.03.2017 - 11:34

World TB Day

On 24 March, we commemorate World TB Day. Tuberculosis remains one of the top 10 causes of death worldwide with annually 1.8 million deaths. 250,000 of them are due to resistance... More...

15.02.2017 - 17:00

Integrated Care Conference in Kosovo

The Swiss TPH today held a conference on “Moving Towards Integrated Care” in Pristina, Kosovo. The conference was organized in the frame of the Accessible Quality Healthcare (AQH)... More...

09.02.2017 - 09:27

Malaria Trends in DRC

The Swiss TPH conducted a large-scale assessment of trends in malaria morbidity in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) from 2005 to 2015 together with the National Malaria... More...

01.02.2017 - 14:00

Swiss TPH Evaluation Approved by UNFPA

The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Executive Board approved the comprehensive evaluation report of its adolescent and youth programming from 2008 to 2015 conducted by the... More...

22.01.2017 - 08:00

Expansion of the successful complementary supply system to Shinyanga and Morogoro region in Tanzania- filling the medicines gap with a Prime Vendor system

The Prime Vendor System (PVS) is a unique public private partnership designed to supplement the supply of medici­nes from the Medical Stores Department with supplies from a single... More...

01.06.2016 - 16:04

Nicolaus Lorenz: Dedicated to Improving People's Health

Under the leadership of Nicolaus Lorenz, the Swiss Centre for International Health grew enormously. He had always one goal in mind: to improve the health conditions of the poorest... More...