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How Equipment Maintenance Contracting is Positively Impacting Health Services in Nepal


The project Contracting-out of Maintenance Services as a component of the Sector Programme ‘Health and Family Planning’, co-funded by KfW and the Government of Nepal, has shown encouraging results which have contributed to improvements in...

'Green' Hospital Initiative Highlights Sustainability Impact


An EPOS-initiated presentation and panel discussion on “Sustainable Health Facility Infrastructure in Developing and Transition Countries” took place at EPOS Headquarters in Bad Homburg on April 7, 2014. Representatives from donor agencies and leading development experts collectively acknowledged the growing importance of ‘Green Hospitals’ and the key role they play in...

Tajikistan HMIS: Project Reaches Data Entry Phase


After one year of preparatory work to create a central-level data warehouse that integrates existing health information systems and vital civil data, a country-wide electronic reporting system (DHIS2) was recently installed on central servers and linked to the first twenty districts and the city of Dushanbe. Online data entry started in five key health centres in Dushanbe...

Cambodia: RH Vouchers Project Enters Phase II


Phase II of the Cambodia Reproductive Health (RH) Vouchers project, providing cover services for safe motherhood, family planning, and safe abortions in three provinces, has recently been approved by KfW and the Cambodian Health Ministry. Phase II will build on program implementation...

EPOS Announces Management Team Changes – Continuity and Change


EPOS Health Management announced that Ms Inke Fabian de Barreto will take over the position of EPOS Managing Director from Dr. Robert Gaertner effective March 1, 2014.

Ms Fabian de Barreto brings a critical set of skills to the management of EPOS that will guide further growth and success. She is a proven international health development professional with a vast...