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Drug abuse in the Philippines: EPOS supports new care model for treatment clinics

06/19/2018

More than 1.3 million people in the Philippines are registered as drug users.  So far, detention and deterrence have been the primary intervention. Relapse is seen as a criminal offence and can lead to imprisonment of 6-12 years. Under the EU Philippine Health Sector Reform (EU-PHSRC) program, EPOS Health Management assisted in the conceptualization and piloting of a...

A major step in blood safety - inauguration of the Jamshoro Regional Blood Centre

05/15/2018

On May 13, 2018, the Secretary Health Sindh Dr. Fazlullah Pechuho and Mr. Wolfgang Moellers, Director KfW, inaugurated the modern Regional Blood Centre (RBC) in Jamshoro. The Center is one of 10 Regional Blood Centers constructed and equipped during the first phase of the ‘Safe Blood Transfusion Project (SBTP)’. The German government through KfW supports the establishment...

National Staff Health Meeting in Manila, Philippines

05/09/2018

In the framework of the EU funded project “Technical Assistance for the Philippine Health Sector Reform Contract” our Senior Consultant and Project Manager Ms Oxana Abovskaya had been invited to the 1st National Staff Health Meeting in Manila, Philippines to share her...

Yemen- EU- SSHS funded project: Emergency-Response Capacity Building Activities in the period April 2015-February 2018

04/11/2018

The EU-funded SSHS project began in June 2014, a few months before major anti-government protests. 2015 marked the beginning of the Yemeni Civil War, a conflict which persists even after the end of the project in February 2018. The ground fighting coupled with the Saudi-led airstrikes resulted in massive civilian causalities and population displacement.

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Final dissemination workshop- Voucher project in Cambodia

03/15/2018

In February, the dissemination workshop highlighted the impressive results of the project on “Vouchers for Reproductive Health Services and Health Services to Vulnerable Groups” in Cambodia, which has been funded by KfW and implemented by EPOS between 2010 and 2018. Thanks a lot to our amazing and dedicated team of international and local experts, thanks to our longstanding...

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