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Strengthening Surgical Capacity - New Funding Opportunity

Strengthening Surgical Capacity - New Funding Opportunity

Call for Applications for Round 4 of the Strengthening Surgical Capacity (SSC) Fund Grants.

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Strategic Start-up Grants Now Available

Strategic Start-up Grants Now Available

THET is pleased to announce a call for applications for Strategic Start Up grants.

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New Guidance for Engaging in Global Health

New government guidance and information for health sector workers and employers about the opportunities and benefits of volunteering abroad.

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Opportunity to feedback on THET's resources for health partnerships

Opportunity to feedback on THET's resources for health partnerships

We would love to hear your experience and feedback, on the information resource needs of partnerships in general and on THET’s resources in particular.

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Call for Applications for the Health Partnership Scheme

Call for Applications for the Health Partnership Scheme

THET is pleased to announce a call for applications for additional Health Partnership Project grants.

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Community Health Workers - From Strength to Strength

Community Health Workers - From Strength to Strength

Funding from the WHO is strengthening THET's Community Health Worker project in Somaliland.

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Annual Conference 2014

Tickets for THET's 2014 annual conference are now available.

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Support for Health Partnership Scheme extended beyond 2015

Support for Health Partnership Scheme extended beyond 2015

The extension to the Health Partnership Scheme (HPS) provides an opportunity for established health partnerships to enhance the quality and reach of their overseas work and to build on the successes of their existing activities.

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Tribute to Dr Mwanza Banda

It is with deep regret that we announce the passing of Dr Mwanza Banda, Consultant Psychiatrist and Lecturer with the Master of Medicine Psychiatry programme.

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Eldryd Parry - Lancet Profile

Eldryd Parry - Lancet Profile

The Lancet interviews THET founder Prof. Eldryd Parry about his work with THET and his on-going commitment to global health.

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Donating medical equipment overseas - new guidance

Donating medical equipment overseas - new guidance

A toolkit to provide guidance on making donations of medical equipment to low-income countries

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Monitor launches new report setting out how to secure the future of the NHS

THET believes that overseas volunteering from the NHS is already a valuable asset and could play a unique role in addressing some of the challenges faced by the NHS - its strongest contribution being the area of leadership development and service innovation.

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Survey of Anaesthesia Global Collaboration Launched

Survey of Anaesthesia Global Collaboration Launched

Collaboration between The Association of Anaesthetists of Great Britain & Ireland and THET seeks to map anaesthesia work overseas.

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Overseas volunteering from the NHS benefits UK & the world. NEW REPORT.

Overseas volunteering from the NHS benefits UK & the world. NEW REPORT.

A new report from the APPG on Global Health has highlighted how volunteering benefits the NHS and global health more generally.

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Academy Support for Overseas Volunteering

Academy Support for Overseas Volunteering

The Academy of Medical Royal Colleges has released a statement giving its full support for the engagement of health professionals in volunteering.

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Nurse Award for Coordinator of the East London – Butabika Health Partnership

Nurse Award for Coordinator of the East London – Butabika Health Partnership

Cerdic Hall, the coordinator of the East London – Butabika Health Partnership wins the prestigious ‘International Nurse of the Year Award’. Sponsored by the Nursing Standard, the award recognises nurses whose international work has made a difference to the healthcare of people outside the UK.

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WHO Heads Major New Initiative on Women's Health in Africa

WHO Heads Major New Initiative on Women's Health in Africa

Report on women's health in Africa from the WHO. Plus an upcoming documentary highlighting the challenges women face in achieving essential, basic healthcare.

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Resource Package for African Partnerships for Patient Safety (APPS)

Resource Package for African Partnerships for Patient Safety (APPS)

The resource package was co-developed by frontline health professionals through a pioneering WHO programme, African Partnerships for Patient Safety (APPS), that pairs 14 African hospitals each with a hospital in England, France or Switzerland.

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Strengthening Surgical Capacity (SSC) Grants Scheme

Strengthening Surgical Capacity (SSC) Grants Scheme

THET is pleased to announce the three successful health partnership projects who have received funding under the second round of the Strengthening Surgical Capacity (SSC) grants scheme, funded by Johnson & Johnson. Winners will put these funds towards building the capacity of surgery or anaesthesia services in sub-Saharan Africa.

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