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A closer look at Capacity Building

Capacity Building, a core EQUIP  service offered as a rapid response support mechanism to Ministries of Health and in-country local implementing partners, strengthens the human and institutional capacity. It also works to strengthen the linkages between Government departments and supports them to effectively deliver public health services . Community health workers and other public servants [...]

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Rebuilding Haiti’s health care

Haiti reports some of the world’s worst health indicators, which continue to inhibit the country’s development. While Haiti has struggled with poor health outcomes for generations, the health system was further debilitated by the 2010 earthquake, which demolished 50 health centers, part of Haiti’s primary teaching hospital, and the Ministry of Health. Only a few [...]

Sep 14th, 2017|Haiti|
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About Haiti

Seven years after the magnitude 7.0 earthquake struck Haiti, the country remains vulnerable to natural disasters. On October 4th 2016, the Caribbean island was hit by Category 4 Hurricane Matthew, which was the most devastating disaster since the 2010 earthquake. A rapid assessment by the government, with help from the World Bank and IDB estimated [...]

Sep 14th, 2017|Haiti|