Philippines (2)

Training Community Health Worker

  • One-year training program for 90 volunteer women to become Community Health Workers (CHWs) in a disadvantaged area near Manila
  • Offer of basic services in health, hygiene, home and community sanitation, as well as First Aid, maternal and child care
  • Our partner in the Philippines: The Family Cooperation Health Services Foundation (FAMCOHSEF)
  • Duration of the project: 1 year (2010-2011)
  • Cost of the project : $35 000

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Philippines (1)

Second Level Training for Community Healthcare Workers: Care of Children and the Elderly & Supplemental Feeding Program

  • Component One: a six-month pilot project for 40 CHWs (graduates of the level 1 training program) in the care of the elderly and children--with a particular emphasis on nutrition.
  • Component Two:  a supplemental feeding program for 40 underweight children aged 41/2 to 5 years and nutritional instruction for their mothers.
  •  Duration of the project: October 2012 to December 2013.
  • Our partner in the Philippines: Family Cooperation Health Services Foundation Inc. (FAMCOHSEF).
  • Cost of the project: $15,900

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Peru

Condoray

  • Training of 48 community leaders.
  • Cost of the project: $18,000
  • Our partner: Condoray – a training centre for women in the Cañete Valley south of Lima

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Kenya

Teacher Enhancement Program

  • Seminar for 200 elementary and high school educators, with a one-year personalized follow-up through in-person visits and coaching
  • Duration: 2010-2011
  • Cost of the project : 40 000$
  • Our partner in Kenya: Strathmore University of Nairobi

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Ivory Coast (1)

Help Women Displaced by the Civil War

  • Six-month training for 50 students to increase their chances to find a job and help them rise out of poverty
  • Medical and prevention services for 300 women and their families
  • Duration : 2011-2012
  • Cost of the project : $20,000
  • Our partner in Ivory Coast: ADESC (the Association for Social and Cultural Development)

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Democratic Republic of Congo (3)

Improve maternal and infant health care in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) through professional education.

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Democratic Republic of Congo (2)

Technical support to the Institut Supérieur en Sciences Infirmières (ISSI) and to Monkole Health Care Centre

  • Kinshasa (DRC)
  • Duration : 2005 – 2011
  • Cost of the project : 70 000$
  • Local Partner : Congolese Centre for Culture, Training and Development (CECFOR), Institut Supérieur en Sciences Infirmières (ISSI )and Monkole Health Care Centre
  • Other partners : Servir+, Fondation Assaly

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