From paper based- to electronic health information (DHIS2) in Myanmar
Mar. 6, 2017 10:24 AM
In accordance with the National Health Plan (2017-2022), Ministry of Health and Sports, Myanmar, is in the process of developing a comprehensive Health Information Strategy. The Ministry has decided that there will be one common national platform for health information in Myanmar, namely DHIS2. The choice of DHIS2 fulfils an aim of the MY-NORTH-project.
Can simple dietary advice improve maternal and child health?
Feb. 22, 2017 2:45 PM
In Mangochi in Malawi researchers have mapped local food intake and habits to find simple and accessible nutrition advice for pregnant women. They are now testing how village volunteers can teach women to make small modifications to common dishes. The aim is to improve the intake and uptake of important nutrients during pregnancy, and increase the weight of both the mothers and their babies.
The 2018 Norwegian global health conference will take place at the University of Oslo, 10-11 April 2018. The main topic is “Health system strengthening: Health for all revisited”.
Honorary guest and speaker: Holberg Prize Winner and Professor Julia Kristeva, Université Paris Diderot
Key note speaker: Professor Marie Rose Moro, Université Paris Descartes