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U.S. Alumni Global Health Workshop Kicks off in Addis

U.S. Alumni Global Health Workshop Kicks off in Addis

AFRICA, INTERNATIONAL
 ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia: Ethiopia:U.S. Ambassador Michael Raynor officially opened a three-day regional U.S. Alumni Global Health workshop on February 6, 2018 at the Capital Hotel. The workshop brings together twenty two alumni of U.S.-government sponsored exchange programs from Ethiopia, Lesotho, Malawi, Swaziland, and Tanzania, with the aim of sharing best practices for communicating public health information. The workshop will also provide participants with tools to promote health-seeking behavior through the use of data and health communication strategies and would support the development of a community of State exchange alumni who are active in public health. In opening remarks Ambassador Raynor said, “When we fail to provide for the health of our citizens, we feel
Merck Foundation Marks ‘World Cancer Day’ this Year in Uganda and Tanzania

Merck Foundation Marks ‘World Cancer Day’ this Year in Uganda and Tanzania

EAST AFRICA, HEALTH
DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania Merck Foundation conducts their post-training evaluation for their first graduate of ‘Merck Oncology Fellowship Program’ in Tanzania Merck Foundation commits to long-term partnership with Uganda minister of health through providing one and two years oncology fellowship in India, Egypt, and Malaysia for Ugandan doctors Following the ‘We Can. I can’ theme of ‘World Cancer Day 2016-18’ Merck Foundation commits to building cancer care capacity in Africa and developing countries Merck Foundation a non-profit company and a subsidiary of Merck KGaA Germany marks ‘World Cancer Day 2018’ to create awareness around cancer and build cancer care capacity with the aim to increase the limited number of oncologists across Africa and develo
Helium gas to become a key component in driving industrialization in Tanzania

Helium gas to become a key component in driving industrialization in Tanzania

BUSINESS, TANZANIA
DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania: Helium One, University of Dar es Salaam (UDSM) hold workshop on Helium Gas in Dar es Salaam. Helium One announces sponsorship of two UDSM students for MSc Programme at Oxford University. Helium One the mineral exploration company that has been conducting surveying and exploration activities for helium in the Rukwa Region, in partnership with the Geology Department of the University of Dar es Salaam (UDSM) and Oxford University, had organized a one-day workshop at UDSM to build local capacity and awareness on the origin, exploration and development of helium in Tanzania. Held at the Council Chamber, University of Dar es Salaam, the workshop’s main objective was to bring together experts/scientists and key stakeholders from local, na