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Vehicles Delivered in Kyrgyzstan HIV/AIDS - Safe Blood Transfusion Project


As part of the Program “Prevention of HIV / AIDS II - Safe Blood Transfusion” in the Kyrgyz Republic, seven Toyota transport vehicles were recently delivered to ensure safe transportation of blood and its components to medical and preventive health care organizations. The vehicles were transferred to the Directors of Regional Blood Centers in the cities of Bishkek, Osh,...

Macedonia: Strengthening and Standardization of the Blood Safety System


A project closure conference was recently held in Skopje for the EU-funded “Strengthening of the Blood Safety System” project which provided support  to start implementing a Quality System in the Institute for Transfusion Medicine (NITM) of the Republic of Macedonia.

Project activities aimed...

Algeria: EU - HMIS Project Closure Events


A project closure conference for the European Union funded  ‘Health Sector Support Program’ took place in Algiers on  November 22nd in the presence of the Algerian Minister of Health and Bernard Segarra, the European Union Delegation official in Algeria. The conference highlighted  project activities and achievements of the SIS.DZ with...

Supporting Stem Cell Donation Awareness


Every 16 minutes, somebody in Germany receives the shattering news that they have been diagnosed with blood cancer. Many patients are children and young people whose only chance of recovery is a stem cell donation. The German Bone Marrow Donor Center (DKMS), which facilitates registering and matching stem cell donors to patients...

Afghanistan Technical Cooperation Support Mission


EPOS Managing Director Inke Fabian De Barreto and Finance and Contracts Manager Naresh Shakya recently travelled to Afghanistan on a joint mission to renew EPOS Afghanistan company registration and to provide backstopping support to the EU-funded "Technical Cooperation Programme to...