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An integrated solution for healthcare waste takes off in Nepal

June 13, 2024

An integrated solution for healthcare waste takes off in Nepal

In Nepalgunj, a Central Treatment Facility safely manages infectious waste from 190 different health facilities. Does this public-private partnership hold the answer to one of Nepal’s most intractable problems?

Put me in any new situation and I immediately start looking for the solutions

May 30, 2024

Put me in any new situation and I immediately start looking for the solutions

As Kelvin Hui moves on to pastures new, Healthy Developments looks back at his 20 year career with German Development Cooperation, spanning many different countries and diverse roles.

Thinking and working outside the box: German financial and technical cooperation join forces to modernise medical training in Uzbekistan 

May 7, 2024

Thinking and working outside the box: German financial and technical cooperation join forces to modernise medical training in Uzbekistan 

A new project to establish a simulation-based training center in Surxondaryo exemplifies the close cooperation between KfW and GIZ in the health sector in Uzbekistan. What can be learned from this exceptional collaboration?

Rwandan Government launches Imibereho Dynamic Social Registry

May 6, 2024

Rwandan Government launches Imibereho Dynamic Social Registry

Rwanda has developed a national dynamic social registry that is interoperable with many other government systems and allows for on-demand data updates by citizens.

Hit or miss? Asking tough questions about health sector costing studies in Africa and Asia

April 30, 2024

Hit or miss? Asking tough questions about health sector costing studies in Africa and Asia

Over the past two decades, GIZ supported a number of complex costing studies in Africa and Asia. Looking back, the experts involved in four of the studies share what they learned in the process.

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last-mile-initiative

Map of the German Last Mile Initiative

Turning vaccines into vaccinations

Across the world, turning vaccines into vaccinations remains a challenge. As part of its G7 Presidency in 2022, Germany supports vaccine logistics and vaccination campaigns with its Last Mile Initiative, including through bilateral projects of the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ). Explore this interactive map to learn more.

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Map of German-supported digital health solutions

German development cooperation aims at enabling its partner countries to realise the full potential of digital technology in building scalable, sustainable and interoperable digital health systems.

This map shows the digital health solutions Germany currently supports in its partner countries.

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