The aim of this UKAID-funded project, implemented by Aga Khan Foundation, is to reduce conflicts related to the use and management of natural resources such as irrigation water and pastures in Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan as well as in cross-border areas between both countries.
2020 – Year of the Nurse and the Midwife
At the French Medical Institute for Mothers and Children in Kabul,...
2020 is being observed as the Year of the Nurse and the Midwife. The year-long campaign celebrates the work and impact of nurses and midwives, and raises important questions about the role they can play in raising the standard of healthcare for communities around the world.
Nurses and midwives: Leaders in health care in East Africa
Another AKU-SONAM alumna, Emelda Kuvumbi, is now Head of Nursing Services...
Founded in 1983 in Pakistan by His Highness the Aga Khan, the Aga Khan University now has campuses in Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda, and has awarded more than 3,000 diplomas and degrees across the region.
Zanzibar: Nurses and midwives transforming the landscape of health
Philomena Lwoga, midwife, hospital secretary at Kivunge Cottage Hospital:...
Zanzibaris are served by more than 200 health facilities providing primary, primary-plus, secondary and tertiary health care.At the forefront of those delivering care are nurses and midwives.For over 15 years the Aga Khan University School of Nursing and Midwifery has been working with these individuals, helping build the necessary skills for the nurses and midwives of Zanzibar to transform the landscape of health. These are their stories.