IANPHI-Africa is a regional network of the global International Association of National Public Health Institutes.

Established in 2014, the IANPHI Africa Network facilitates coordination, interaction, and cooperation among African National Public Health Institutes. Under the initial leadership of Dr. Mwele Malecela, Director General of the National Institute for Medical Research in Tanzania, the IANPHI Africa Network also provide resources to African NPHIs for funding and partnership development.

Our network is comprised of 31 members of the International Association of National Public Health institutes across the continent. 

The purpose of IANPHI-Africa is to:

  1. Provide a communication forum and technical assistance
  2. Strengthen existing NPHIs
  3. Create knowledge that will help improve health in the African continent
  4. Develop South-South peer partnerships
  5. Bring together innovative methods adapted to meet the needs of each country
  6. Participate in Regional Collaborating Centres activities

Questions, more information, and membership materials can be addressed to: info@ianphi.org

Additional Resources

2017 IANPHI Annual Meeting Recap

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