Amref
Academic and Research Institution based in Kenya

Amref Health Africa is an international African organisation headquartered in Nairobi, Kenya.

Our Vision Lasting health change in Africa

Our Mission We are committed to improving the health of people in Africa by partnering with and empowering communities, and strengthening health systems.

All Updates

52 entries found
12 Jan 2018 description
report Amref Health Africa

Amref Health Africa in Kenya distributed supplementary food worth KSh22 Million (€200,000) to drought-stricken residents of Samburu Central, Samburu East and Samburu North Sub-counties in Samburu County between September and December 2017.

19 Dec 2017 description
report Amref Health Africa

Amref Health Africa in Kenya has received Ksh 4.6 billion from Global Fund to help fight Tuberculosis (TB) and Malaria in the next four years (January 2018-June 2021) after going through a competitive process as a non-state Principal Recipient for both TB and malaria.

Speaking during the official contract signing ceremony at the National Treasury, the Cabinet Secretary for the National Treasury, Mr Henry Rotich thanked the Global Fund for their continuous support to the country in the fight against HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria.

23 Oct 2017 description
report Amref Health Africa

Addis Ababa, October 16, 2017 The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) officially launched a suite of four activities to address preventable maternal and child deaths in Ethiopia.

These “Transform” activities will support the Government of Ethiopia’s overall efforts to prevent child and maternal deaths. USAID is investing approximately $181 million (USD) in these activities through 2022.

The Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) is also providing support.

27 Jul 2017 description
report Amref Health Africa

In response to the unmet health needs of Afar region, Amref Health Africa in Ethiopia through Access, Service and Knowledge for Women Cancer Project (ASK4WCP) donated 700,000 Birr worth of Doppler Ultrasound, a medical equipment used to screen breast and other internal organs, to Dubti Hospital on 6 July 2017.

19 Jul 2017 description
report Amref Health Africa

Today, The Coca-Cola Africa Foundation (TCCAF) celebrated the launch of a partnership with Amref Health Africa that will sustainably improve the health and enable the economic empowerment of more than 500,000 people living in communities in Ethiopia, Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda through improved access to safe water and sanitation as well as economic empowerment through income generating opportunities.

Jobs

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29 Jun 2018 description
job Closing date: 30 Jul 2018 Amref Health Africa

Area/departiment: Program unit

Duty station: Addis Abeba, Ethiopia (with frequent missions inside the Country)

Duration: 3 years

Starting date: asap

About the Project

The project is part of RESET PLUS (2017-2020) that builds on, and complements with RESET II.

Training

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27 Jun 2018 description
training Registration deadline: 31 Jul 2018 Training date: 02 Jul 2018 to 30 Aug 2019 Amref Health Africa

Amref Health Africa’s experience of over fifty years in implementing community health programmes has shown that the practice of community health has the greatest impact in the well-being of households at the community level.

Using its expertise in implementing community health programmes in Africa, Amref Health Africa has been training health workers in community health since 1987.

23 Feb 2018 description
training Registration deadline: 08 Nov 2018 Training date: 12 Nov 2018 to 23 Nov 2018 Amref Health Africa

Course Purpose

The purpose of this course is to enable participants acquire in-depth knowledge and skills on how to manage hospitals in a resource limited environment.

Course Objectives

At the end of the course, the participants should be able to:

23 Feb 2018 description
training Registration deadline: 07 Nov 2018 Training date: 12 Nov 2018 to 23 Nov 2018 Amref Health Africa

HEALTH SYSTEMS STRENGTHENING

This programme aims to create a critical mass of professionals and networks. These professionals will be trained in good governance, leadership and management in health sector and will be tasked to promote the same in their respective surroundings.

Course Objectives

At the end of the course, the participants should be able to:

i. Define the concept of health systems

ii. Analyze the roles and challenges of various components of a health system

08 Feb 2018 description
training Registration deadline: 15 Aug 2018 Training date: 20 Aug 2018 to 24 Aug 2018 Amref Health Africa

Resource Mobilization and fundraising

Introduction

08 Feb 2018 description
training Registration deadline: 13 Sep 2018 Training date: 17 Sep 2018 to 28 Sep 2018 Amref Health Africa

Greetings,

We wish to bring to your attention the above mentioned programme scheduled for September 17-28, 2018 at Amref International Training Center in Nairobi.

Course Objective

The main objective of this course is to provide participants with the competencies they need to maintain an efficient and effective management of commodity supply systems.

Target Audience