Malawi
27.
Nov
For project participantsHospital Partnerships

1st Regional Networking Meeting 'Hospital Partnerships – Partners Strengthen Health'

This two-day networking meeting in the capital Lilongwe aims to facilitate exchanges between hospital partnerships being implemented in Malawi, and to identify potential synergies through networking.

This two-day networking meeting between hospital partnerships in Malawi is scheduled to facilitate dialogue on hospital partnerships. Having representatives from the Ministry of Health take part should help strengthen national health systems.

The objective of the workshop is for the 40 participants – including partners, and representatives of government, GIZ and the ESTHER Alliance – to discuss how hospital partnerships can improve the quality of care in line with needs and make their results measurable. The agenda also includes two visits to partnership projects in Malawi.

Berlin
22.
Nov
For interested personsHospital Partnerships

Presentation of the Else Kröner Fresenius Award

The Else Kröner Fresenius Award for Development Cooperation in Medicine is conferred in recognition of projects that improve medical care in developing countries.

The Else Kröner-Fresenius Award for Development Cooperation in Medicine is conferred in recognition of projects that improve medical care in developing countries. This year’s prize money of EUR 100,000, will be awarded in honour of projects on non-communicable diseases, including diabetes, cardiovascular diseases, cancer, chronic respiratory diseases and mental disorders. Every year up to 30 million people die as a result of these diseases in developing countries. Since 2015, non-communicable diseases have been the most common cause of death worldwide.

Click here to find out more about the terms and conditions for entry.

The award ceremony will be held on 22 November 2018 at the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) in Berlin.

Berlin
15.
Oct
For interested personsFor applicantsFor project participantsHospital Partnerships

World Health Summit – Session: “Hospital Partnerships for Improved Service Delivery”

The Hospital Partnerships – Partners Strengthen Health initiative will be presented at the World Health Summit. Film and panel debate.

The Hospital Partnerships – Partners Strengthen Health initiative will be presented at the World Health Summit. The Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation (BMZ) and Development and the Else Kröner-Fresenius Foundation (EKFS) will be presenting the first set of results of 114 hospital partnerships. Partners and experts will discuss how institutional health partnerships can help sustainably strengthen health professionals and health systems.

Frankfurt am Main
27.
Sep
For project participantsHealth Partnerships – Global

Third network meeting with partners

This two-day workshop for all German network partners is designed to foster a mutual exchange of experiences, and communicate key principles and approaches for implementing projects.

Over two days, workshop participants will gain a deeper understanding of the implementation of hospital partnerships for development, and obtain answers to specific questions on project and financial management. The workshop will also provide plenty of space for professional and personal exchanges and networking by project partners.