We are keen to work with others so that efforts are maximised, not duplicated. Below you will find a list of links to websites of kindred organisations we think might be of interest to you. Please let us know if you would like us to include a link to your relevant organisation.
|Amalthea Trust||A charity who assists with the provision and maintenance of medical equipment and support systems to less economically developed countries and help provides for the sustainable maintenance of medical equipment through the provision of training programmes for the recipients.|
|BasicNeeds||Works to bring about a lasting change in the lives of mentally ill people around the world.|
|BMA||The independent trade union and professional association for doctors and medical students, with over 140,000 members worldwide.|
|Bond||The UK membership body for non-governmental organisations (NGOs) working in international development. Established in 1993, Bond now has over 330 member organisations, from large organisations with a world-wide presence to smaller, more specialist organisations working in specific regions or with specific groups of people.|
|BUILD||Is a network of national and international organisations around a common purpose: namely to realise the potention of people to bring peace and prosperity through global, community-based partnerships.|
|CHIVA Africa||Designed on the medical-apprentice approach: “see one, do one, teach one.” This is a dynamic and sustainable model which not only mobilises the current workforce but ensures success and development for the future. We have been working mainly in KwaZulu Natal (KZN) since 2004. This is a collaborative arrangement between the University and Department of Health in KZN and the Children’s HIV Association of the UK and Ireland.|
|Commonwealth Fellowship||Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowship Plan (CSFP). The CSFP is one of the largest and most prestigious scholarships schemes for international study in the world. Since it was established in 1959, 27,000 individuals have benefited.|
|Community Health Global Network||A website designed to strengthen, support and inspire those working in the community health sector around the world. It also aims help to build the capacity and coordination of health programmes that are often isolated, under-resourced and unconnected.|
A knowledge management, sharing and communication portal dedicated to promoting health in Africa and disseminating credible, trustworthy, Africa-oriented health and development information for Africa and the rest of the world.
◦DFID – DFID is the part of the UK government that manages Britain’s aid to poor countries and works to get rid of extreme poverty.
|Health Information for All||HIFA2015 is a campaign and knowledge network with more than 3000 members representing 1800 organisations in 150 countries worldwide.|
|HealthAdministration.org||The HealthAdministration.org project was created to assist those individuals looking to pursue a degree or career in health administration|
|International Development and Local Government Community of Practice (CoP)||This is an online forum for those working in local government who have an interest in development issues and are currently involved or considering getting involved in international development work.|
|Kings Health Partners||King’s Health Partners Academic Health Sciences Centre (AHSC) is a pioneering collaboration between King’s College London, and Guy’s and St Thomas’, King’s College Hospital and South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trusts. King’s Health Partners is one of only five AHSCs in the UK and brings together an unrivalled range and depth of clinical and research expertise, spanning both physical and mental health. Our combined strengths will drive improvements in care for patients, allowing them to benefit from breakthroughs in medical science and receive leading edge treatment at the earliest possible opportunity.|
|Lifebox||A groundbreaking initiative working to dramatically improve surgical outcomes in low-income countries by ensuring every operating room across the globe has access to essential training and equipment.|
|London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine||Britain’s national school of public health and a leading postgraduate institution worldwide for research and postgraduate education in global health.|
|Management Sciences for Health (MSH)||A nonprofit international health organization composed of nearly 1,300 people from more than 60 nations.|
|Medic to Medic||A scheme that sponsors healthcare students in developing countries.|
|Medsin||A network of students with an interest in health, there are branches at universities across the UK.|
Specialises in health, saving lives in times of crisis and helping to rebuild shattered health services.
|MSF||Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is an independent humanitarian medical aid organisation.|
|Online Nurse Practitioner Programs||This is a site dedicated to being the ultimate resource on the internet for all things related to nursing – especially related, but not limited, to nurse practitioners.|
|Partnerships in Health Information (Phi)||Phi exists to promote the health of people in developing countries by improving the flow of timely, relevant and appropriate information.|
|RCN||The RCN represents nurses and nursing, promotes excellence in practice and shapes health policies.|
|The RCN International Humanitarian Community||Brings together healthcare practitioners who have worked in, are currently working in, or are interested in working in the field of International Humanitarian Healthcare work.|
Works to reduce poverty, injustice and inequality and to further economic and social development in partnership with people and communities throughout the world, by sharing and developing skills and ideas, facilitating organisational and social change and building awareness of development issues.
|UK International Emergency Trauma Register||A formal register of UK surgeons, anaesthetists, emergency physicians/nurses and other supporting medical, nursing and paramedical staff wishing to volunteer or advise in emergencies.|
|UKOWLA||Committed to supporting mutually beneficial partnership links between communities in the UK and in other parts of the world particularly Africa, Asia, Caribbean and Latin America.|
|VISION2020||The global initiative for the elimination of avoidable blindness, a joint programme of the World Health Organization (WHO) and the International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness (IAPB) with an international membership of NGOs, professional associations, eye care institutions and corporations.|
|VSO||A development charity which tackles poverty through skilled professionals, who volunteer their time to work in partnership with communitiees in 34 of the world’s poorest countries.|
|Welsh Assembly Government’s Health Promotion Library||Is the only national library in Wales where you can access information on public health and health promotion.|
|Wellcome Trust||A global charity dedicated to achieving extraordinary improvements in human and animal health. We support the brightest minds in biomedical research and the medical humanities.|