African Health Leadership Initiative

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NamibianPMReceivesLeadershipAward

Namibian PM receives leadership award

Namibian Prime Minister Nahas Angula was awarded the David Rockefeller Bridging Leadership in Africa Award, at The Synergos Institute’s University for a Night in Africa event.

New Era, October 15, 2010

AfricanHealthLeadershipInitiative

African Health Leadership Initiative

Strengthening health systems and leadership to move from policy to action

SavingMothersLivesInNamibia

Saving mothers’ lives in Namibia

Namibia’s ongoing efforts to offer lessons for other countries seeking to improve maternal health, as well as for health programs tackling HIV/AIDS, malaria and tuberculosis, or other conditions.

McKinsey Quarterly, June 2010

ImprovingMaternalHealthInNamibia

Improving maternal health in Namibia

Tour a pilot project in Namibia’s capital, where simple, scalable actions are saving mothers’ lives.

McKinsey Quarterly, June 2010

MakingChildbirthSafer

Making childbirth safer

Synergos program helps Namibia’s Ministry of Health retool approach for improving maternal health.

RevivingAnAmbulanceService

Reviving an ambulance service

Interventions help to dramatically cut down response time in central Namibia, increasing odds for saving lives

APathAheadForBetterHealth

A path for better health

Synergos’ plan in Namibia aims for improvements in maternal health

NamibianHealthAuthoritiesTackleMaternalMortality

Namibian health authorities tackle maternal mortality

When maternal mortality almost doubled in fourteen years, health leaders in Namibia decided to make maternal health a priority — and set up a pilot in Khomas region.

www.health-e.org.za, February 23, 2010

LearningByDoing

Leading by doing

An innovative process aimed at unblocking health service delivery by building a strong, united team of health leaders

www.health-e.org.za, February 23, 2010

MinisterOfHealthAndSocialServices

Minister of Health and Social Services, Dr. Robert Kamwi, opens Otjomuise Clinic

The clinic will provide the community of Otjomuise with more accessible and readily available health services

New Era, October 9, 2009

InsightsFromCelineUsiku

Insights from Celine Usiku of Namibia’s Ministry of Health and Social Services

Senior official from Namibia’s Ministry of Health and Social Services discusses her experience with the African Health Leadership Initiative.

March 2009