Help 28 Community Health Practioners Save Lives

by Global Health Council

Summary

GHC provides conference scholarships to 28 community healthcare practitioners from developing countries to build skills, share best practices with other conference attendees, and transfer knowledge.
$90,000
total goal
$89,950
remaining
1
donor
0
monthly donors
5
years active

Challenge

Community healthcare practitioners in developing countries are frequently challenged by lack of resources including a shortage of doctors, nurses, and other health care workers, hospitals, clinics, overall funding, training, and access to medicines.

Solution

The Global Health Council will work through its Annual International Conference on Global Health to help 28 community healthcare practitioners develop skills to be more effective at delivering healthcare in developing countries.

Long-Term Impact

The 28 community healthcare practitioners will develop skills to better use research, media and partnerships, develop leadership and management skills, and better use existing resources and connections to help ensure healthy communities.

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a PDF file (projdoc.pdf).

Resources

http:/​/​www.globalhealth.org
GHC Conference Web site
GHC Web site
GHC Blog Web site
GHC Global Health Magazine Web site

Organization Information

Global Health Council

Location: Washington, DC - USA
Website: http:/​/​www.globalhealth.org
Project Leader:
Rebecca Hamel
Corporate Relations Manager
Washington, DC United States

Funded Project!

Combined with other sources of funding, this project raised enough money to fund the outlined activities and is no longer accepting donations.

Still want to help?

Find another project in United States or in Health that needs your help.
Find a Project