Africa Regional Meeting 2015

Africa Regional Meeting
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Fostering collaboration, integration, and cooperation among African NPHIs. Established in 2013, the IANPHI Africa Network facilitates coordination, interaction, and cooperation among African National Public Health Institutes.

Under the leadership of Dr. Mwele Malecela, Director General of the National Institute for Medical Research in Tanzania, the IANPHI Africa Network also provides resources to African NPHIs for funding and partnership development.

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IANPHI-Africa 2014 meeting

IANPHI-Africa Meeting and a Warm Moroccan Welcome

November 3, 2014

On the first day of the 2014 IANPHI Annual Meeting in Marrakech, Morocco, representatives from African NPHIs met to discuss a new regional network within the organization: IANPHI-Africa. Led by Dr. Mwele Malecela, the new initiative will work to strengthen the network among African NPHIs. Professor Emmanuel Oni Idigbe, former Director General of NIMR, noted that “this is the way forward,” and explained that collaboration in public health grant proposals among African NPHIs will “enhance the network among countries, improve infrastructure capacity, and further develop the future generation” of public health leaders in Africa. >>


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