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Kyrgyzstan: New EPOS Office



EPOS is pleased to announce the opening of a new regional office in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan on the grounds of the National Republican Hospital. The opening of the office marks EPOS' commitment to ongoing development efforts in the Central Asia and highlights a long-standing involvement in current and past health sector projects in the country.

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Mongolia: Tobacco Control Law



Mongolia’s new tobacco control law took effect on the 1st of March, strictly tightening controls for smokers and tobacco trade. The law bans smoking in all public areas, including restaurants, bars, offices, building entrances and public transport.

Initially introduced to parliament in 2010 with support from the Millennium Challenge Account –...

Malawi: PPP Hospital Assessment Results


Malawi Hospital Strengthening Project Delivers First Assessment Results

Team members of the KfW funded "Strengthening Public Private Partnerships within the Health Sector" project in Malawi recently delivered results of an initial assessment of 18 health facilities which considered infrastructure, availability of medical...

Tajikistan: EU-HMIS Project


Recent meetings were held in Dushanbe at the Ministry of Health with the Deputy Minister of Health Sohibnazar Rahmonov and (pictured from left) Ion Stanciu, Senior ICT Expert;  Dr. Sayfuddinov,  Director of the Republican Centre for Medical Statistics and Information (MedStat); and Thomas Kempff, EPOS Head of Finance and Contracts in the...

Yemen EU RH Kick-Off



Yemen: EU Reproductive Health Programme Phase II Kicks-Off

The official launch of the second phase of the EU-funded Reproductive Health and Population Programme (RHPP) took place in Sana’a earlier this month.

Overseen by the Minister of Health, Prof. Dr. Ahmed Qasem AL-Ansi, the kick-off ceremonies included EU Attaché Social and Health...