The Democratic Republic of Congo has one of the highest maternal and infant mortality rates in the world. The lack of qualified personnel is one of the causes.
- Launched a Master’s in Health Administration in 2012. 44 generalist nurses and 12 obstetric nurses have followed the program
- A Master’s in Nursing was developed and launched in 2014 with 50 students
- Investment: $250,000
- Local partners: Congolese Centre for Culture, Formation and Development; Monkole Hospital; Institute for Advanced Studies in Nursing; Centre for Health Support
- Canadian partners: Université de Montréal and the Fondation Guy-Charron