Midwifery Education Accreditation Programme (MEAP)

Background
The nursing and medical education is highly regulated in the majority of countries worldwide. However, midwifery education (including theoretical and practical training) is far less regulated, potentially impacting on the varying quality of midwifery education provided. The UNFPA State of...

Ongoing
16.01.2017 - 31.03.2018
Short term service project
International Confederation of Midwives (ICM), The Netherlands
Teaching Technologies and Didactics
Axel Hoffmann
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
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