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This course is targeted at those who aspire to management positions in the public health. The MPH Track in Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights is specifically for those who wish to work in SRHR focus domains which may include HIV and AIDS.
This course is targeted at those who aspire to management positions in the public health.
The Master of Public Health/International Course in Health Development (MPH/ICHD) is an annual 12-month MPH programme organized by the Royal Tropical Institute (KIT) and the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (VU). Participants can choose from the following study tracks: Health Systems Policy & Management track, Sexual and Reproductive Health track, and a HIV and AIDS track.
Master in International Health
La formation "suivie" est homologuée par le Conseil National des Barreaux, n°17-023
Les objectifs de la formation
L’objectif de la formation est d’équiper les participants, non juristes ou juristes non spécialisés, avec les notions essentielles de la justice pénale internationale. La formation permettra d’acquérir les clefs pour être en mesure d’identifier la commission de crimes internationaux ainsi que les potentiels auteurs de ces crimes.
How can policy makers and managers improve the performance of the health workforce? How does one plan for human resources? How can organizational development contribute to the performance of health workers?
Reproductive health services are no longer limited to population control and safe motherhood. The women’s movement has drawn attention to the implications of human rights for women’s health, which goes beyond their reproductive capacity and includes a rights-based and gendered approach to issues such as HIV and AIDS and sexually-transmitted infections (STIs). The HIV and AIDS epidemic has a dramatic impact on the social and economic situation of individuals communities and societies.
NFP Scholarship available for this course
How can disease control officers retain the strengths of their programs while moving ahead towards more integrated and sector-wide approaches?
Improving access to equitable and quality sexual and Reproductive Health, including HIV and AIDS related services is high on the global public health agenda. Effectively organising these services is a critical element of health systems’ function. This module considers ‘rights’ as being central to sexual and reproductive health. The module builds on the state of the art evidence to critically analyse effective responses across building blocks of the health system.
In this course participants become acquainted with the policy instruments, governance mechanisms and financial structures related to HIV and AIDS. Participants analyse political and institutional structures and their implications for planning and managing responses. They also learn to identify HIV and AIDS-related international agreements, conventions and financial mechanisms, and analyse how these influence national planning and implementation and vice versa. The course focuses on the situation in low and Middle Income Countries.
The course ‘Using GIS in disease control programmes’ jointly organized by KIT and the International Institute for Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation (ITC) Enschede, combines expertise in geographic information systems and its application in disease control.
Using project design tools in development projects
MSM's Project Design Tools course prepares you to handle the complex and demanding processes in donor-funded projects. You will be introduced to the different stages of the project life cycle, particularly from the perspective of major donors and learn techniques for the identification and formulation of development interventions.
Developing and managing monitoring systems in development projects
With the MSM Project Monitoring Tools program you will broaden your knowledge of monitoring & evaluations tools for development interventions, international procurement procedures and reporting techniques and content. You will get access to all the resources necessary to develop and manage monitoring systems and throughout the course you will build a Monitoring & Evaluation system for a real project.
Beyond the Refugee Crisis - Towards sustainable socio-economic development for host societies and refugee communities
The large scale displacement of people has been a historical constant. Yet in today’s globalized world, dealing with refugees comes with particular complexities. A central challenge lies in balancing the needs and interests of refugee communities and host populations. Economically, this balancing game is increasingly seen as a potential win/win opportunity rather than necessarily a zero-sum game.
Upcoming NFP scholarship deadline: 27 October 2017
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This course focuses on qualitative health systems research. Participants gain experience in each step of the qualitative research process and learn ways to enhance the utilisation of research results.
This course is tropEd accredited and can be followed as a stand-alone course or as part of the Master in International Health or the Master in Public Health programmes.
The aim of the course is to provide participants with the necessary knowledge and skills enabling them to use of GIS as a tool for improved planning and performance of disease control. Special attention is given to data-management requirements and how routine program data incorporated into GIS system can be effectively utilized to strengthen program management. Participants will be introduced to space-time analysis of epidemiological data, risk mapping and geo-spatial access analysis.
At the end of the module the participants should be able to:
E-learning courses are the perfect solution for those looking to expand their knowledge but unable to study in Amsterdam. They can be followed via internet connection from anywhere in the world.
The e-learning course ‘ Rebuilding Disrupted Health Systems - Developing context-specific strategies for health care policies, implementation and governance (E-learning) (RDHS-E) - is accredited by tropEd and can be followed as a stand-alone course or as part of the Master in International Health programme.
This module takes an in-depth look at important issues and current debates in health policy, health economics and health financing, such as decentralization, the public-private mix, international finance of health goods, aid effectiveness, TRIPS, community participation, health insurance and governance of health systems. The influence that certain actors, such as the international donor community and consumer groups, have on the health policy agenda is explored, and recent influential reports concerning health policy are discussed.
Master in International Health
Breakfast Lecture: 9.30am EET (Jordan time), 27th November 2017
The inaugural Africa Climate Smart Agriculture Congress will take place on 6-7 March 2018 in Nairobi, Kenya. Organised by the Aid & International Development Forum (AIDF), the Congress brings together senior representatives from ministries of agriculture, heads of key Agri-related public institutions, UN agencies, agricultural firms, NGOs, farm associations, agriculture research and development institutes, investors, donors and the private sector.