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Health Systems Strengthening Training in Ghana

Event Date: 
October 24, 2010 (All day) - October 31, 2010 (All day)

Health Systems Strengthening Training in Ghana

Course Objectives:
1. To enhance the knowledge and capacities of participants on the building blocks of health systems strengthening, particularly as it relates to the African continent and other developing countries;
2. To provide detailed and up-to-date information on health care financing strategies, as a critical building block of health systems strengthening; and
3. To strengthen the network of health organizations within the continent towards improving health service delivery within a functional system.
The learning objectives of the course is that at the end of the course, the participants will
a. Speak a “right language” about health systems strengthening resulting from acquiring a deeper understanding
b. Situate their national health systems within a taxonomy of health systems accordingly to structural, performance and financial characteristics, while assessing how well their national health systems are performing; and creating the realization of alternate paths to improve the functionality of health systems
c. Understand the available resources and tools, as well as, how to select same to inform the designed changes and assess their impact.
The course will be targeted at Anglophone countries in Africa as the course materials will be in English language only and the course will be taught in English

Organizer: The Management Strategies for Africa

Dates: October 24 – 31, 2010 (including travel dates)

Application deadline: 4th October 2010

Please contact Abiola Alade and Anthony Nkwocha for information and applications.

Application form is also available at: http://msanigeria.org/documents/1281445707application_form_msa.doc

Location:
Akosombo Lake Resort Ghana
Ghana

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Eliana's picture

Dear Fauziyah, thank you for

Dear Fauziyah,
thank you for the post. It would be nice if the course would be open to non-African citizen too because it would help many people of the Ngos present on territory understand what could be done and find a more productive approach.
Wish you all the best
Eliana

Eliana

vivian's picture

Call for sponorship

Hello Fauziyah

Can i get a sponorship for this program cos am interested.

Vivian

''Every woman have a story at every stage of Life''

Fauziyah's picture

Re: Call for Sponsorship

Hey Elina, Its open to non-African citizen only that you may have to be spending more on flight, accommodation and feeding during your stay in Ghana as there is no sponsorship.

@ Vivian: Except you apply for sponsorship from donor agencies which may take some time. I am afraid that is not possible...

Oluwatoyin Fauziyah Gbadegesin
http://dovearena.blogspot.com

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