Princess Zahra inaugurates Aga Khan Hospital Phase II expansion in Dar es Salaam | Video Opening ceremony of the Aga Khan Hospital, Dar es Salaam – Phase II

Earlier today, Princess Zahra visited the Aga Khan Hospital, Dar es Salaam and joined His Excellency Kassim Majaliwa, Prime Minister of Tanzania, to preside over the inauguration of Phase II of its expansion programme. The event was also attended by the Honourable Ummy Ally Mwalimu, Minister of Health, Community Development, Gender, Elderly and Children; Frédéric…

Aga Khan Health Services expands healthcare in Afghanistan’s Bamyan and Badakhshan provinces | Aga Khan Health Services at Glance

Kabul, Afghanistan, 17 February 2019 – In a signing ceremony held at Afghanistan’s Ministry of Public Health, the Aga Khan Health Services (AKHS) took over management of health care facilities in the Bamyan and Badakhshan provinces on a pay-for-performance basis as part of the “Sehatmandi project”.  Paediatric services at the Bamyan Hospital, which AKHS already…

‘A Place of Miracles’: The story of a children’s hospital in Kabul | Afghan, France and Aga Khan’s Public-private partnerships project | Dr Lee Hilling’s new book introduced

The Ismaili Council for France, French NGO La Chaîne de l’Espoir, and the Aga Khan Development Network hosted an event on 10 April 2018 to present Dr Lee Hilling’s book A Place of Miracles. The event was held at the Afghan Embassy in Paris and was attended by representatives from the diplomatic and civil society…

Tanzania: Aga Khan Hospital opens new State-of-the-Art Laboratory and Low Cost Inpatient Unit | AKDN provide health services in Tanzania to nearly 400,000 people a year through its hospital, health centers

Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, 8 June 2017 – Princess Zahra Aga Khan and Dr. Dorothy Gwajima, Acting Director of Curative Services at the Ministry of Health, Community Development, Gender, Elderly and Children today jointly opened a new state-of-the-art laboratory and a low cost inpatient unit at the Aga Khan Hospital in Dar es Salaam. Additional…

‘Digital solutions for village teachers in East Africa’ Solar-powered tablets and mobile phone text messaging are one of the source of Improving the quality of teaching

The Aga Khan University (AKU)’s Institute for Educational Development, East Africa, based in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania has pioneered the use of inexpensive tablet computers to address one of the biggest challenges in African education: how to quickly and cost-effectively improve the quality of teaching. Recognizing the correlation between the quality of teacher education and…

Kenya: Kidney Transplant Available at Aga Khan University Hospital — Coastweek com| kidney transplant becomes necessary when a patient has chronic kidney disease (CKD) also called kidney failure.

Coastweek– Dr. Ahmed Sokwala, Consultant Physician and Nephrologist Assistant Professor Department of Medicine, Aga Khan University, explains the kidney transplant surgery which is available at the Aga Khan University Hospital. (…) According to the doctor, kidney transplant becomes necessary when a patient has chronic kidney disease (CKD) also called kidney failure. He explained, “This is…

Maternal, child mortality have tremendously decreased First Lady Margaret Kenyatta | The Launching of the landmark Kenya Countdown to 2015 Country Case Study Report on ‘Ending Preventable Maternal, Newborn and Child Deaths’

Photos from The First Lady Kenya‘s twitter  Soruce: https://twitter.com/FirstLadyKenya ***** Maternal, child mortality have tremendously decreased – First Lady — Citizen Digest   First Lady Margaret Kenyatta has said Kenya is among countries that have witnessed an incredible decrease in maternal and child mortality across the world. She said it is deeply encouraging that women are today…

German Assistance: Tanzanian healthcare gets boost from AKU’s new nursing and midwifery training facility

Tanzanian healthcare gets boost from AKU’s new nursing and midwifery training facility — AKU News The German Federal Minister for Economic Cooperation and Development Dr Gerd Müller, Secretary General of the East African Community Dr Richard Sezibera, Tanzanian Deputy Minister Dr Hamisi Kigwangalla and others at the Salama House.March 31, 2016 ​The Aga Khan University opened…

News Video: Kabul Surgeons Successfully Separate Conjoined Twins

TOLOnews Published 04.08.2015 Afghan doctors have successfully separated 15-day-old conjoined twin girls in Kabul. ***** See also Conjoined Twin Girls Separated in Afghan First: Doctors — Medical Observer com Posts on PBSJ Blog  The French Medical Institute for Children (FMIC): FMIC expands services, health programs — Afghanistan Times FMIC is a public-private partnership between the…

International Conference On Birth Defects And Disabilities To Take Place |Partners are The Aga Khan institutions,Bill Gate Foundation and US

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., July 27, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The 7th International Conference on Birth Defects and Disabilities in the Developing World (ICBD), themed “Birth Defects in the Post-MDG Era: Joining Hands for Prevention and Care,” organized by March of Dimes in partnership with the Aga Khan Health Services-East Africa, the Aga Khan University-East Africa, U.S….