AQH - Accessible Quality Healthcare Project, Kosovo, Phase II

Phase II of the Accessible Quality Health Care Project (2020-2023) supports the actors at municipal and national levels to deliver people centred high quality services to informed citizens, who actively participate in managing their own health and provide feedback to service providers. It continues...

Ongoing
01.01.2020 - 31.12.2023
Long term service project
Human Resources for Health
Manfred Zahorka
Establishing a Centre of Excellence in Midwifery: Organisational Analysis of the Malawian Kamuzu College of Nursing (KCN)

Background
Malawi is suffering from a great shortage of health care staff (HCS) and is currently operating with only “…33% of the healthcare workers (HCWs) necessary to effectively deliver healthcare services to the population”. The estimated met need of maternal and neonatal HCWs’ availability...

21.12.2015 - 31.05.2016
Evaluation project
Healthy Life Project - Reducing the Burden of Non-Communicable Diseases in Moldova

Background
Non-communicable diseases (NCDs) are the leading cause of death worldwide. Like many countries, the Republic of Moldova faces a growing NCD mortality and morbidity burden: more than half of the population suffers from non-communicable diseases, including cardiovascular diseases, cancer,...

Ongoing
01.10.2015 - 30.09.2020
Long term service project
Health Systems Support
Helen Prytherch
Connecting the Dots. Teaching, Research and Services in the Great Lakes Region

The aim of the project “Connecting the Dots: Teaching, Research and Services in the Great Lakes Region” was to complement the portfolio of the Swiss TPH office opened in Bukavu with a strong capacity building component in implementation research of young researchers through a joint...

Ongoing
01.04.2015 - 31.03.2018
Research project
AQH - Accessible Quality Healthcare Project, Kosovo, Phase I

Background
The health sector in Kosovo faces challenges in meeting the health needs of its citizens and in delivering quality health services, particularly for vulnerable groups. Health indicators for the most marginalized are worse than those of the general population, indicating deep inequities to...

Ongoing
01.03.2015 - 31.12.2019
Long term service project
Human Resources for Health
Manfred Zahorka
Santé Grands Lacs - Health Systems Support Project in the Great Lakes Region: Rwanda and Burundi

In a region that has been affected by many long term regional and national crisis, the Swiss Cooperation funded project Santé Grands Lacs is aiming at improving the health status of the populations of selected provinces in Burundi and Rwanda.
It is using the approach of health system strengthening at...

Ongoing
01.12.2013 - 28.02.2017
Long term service project
External Mandate for the Swiss Intermediate Body (Fund Manager) of the Thematic Fund

The public health system in Romania faces major  challenges,  despite  considerable  progress in  recent  years. Switzerland’s contribution to the enlarged EU therefore supports ongoing health reforms in a number of areas, helping in turn to improve overall basic healthcare provision in Romania. To...

Ongoing
01.01.2012 - 31.12.2019
Long term service project
Human Resources for Health
Manfred Zahorka
Ukrainian-Swiss Mother and Child Health Programme, 2011- 2015

Background
The longstanding Ukraine-Swiss partnership started in 1997 and aims at supporting health sector reform and modernisation of health services in the area of Maternal and Child Health. Various succeeding projects with a focus on strengthening maternal and child health services have been...

01.05.2011 - 31.12.2015
Long term service project