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Africa Grants Programme from THET

Applications are now open for: Surgical and Anaesthetic Healthcare; Community Healthcare projects from West, East, Central and Southern Africa. Grant recipients must be from eligible partnerships between UK & Irish institutions and their partners in Africa. There are two funding … Continue reading

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Technology for effective partnership collaboration

Tropical Health & Education Trust (THET) has developed a guide that identifies online and electronic tools that can help partnerships collaborate more effectively. The guide can improve your partnership’s effectiveness in: • communicating with your team • communicating and working whilst … Continue reading

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25 Years of the Tropical Health and Education Trust

An article in the most recent issue of the Lancet ( vol 384 : 2011-2 : 6 Dec 2014 ) celebrates 25 years of the Tropical Health and Education Trust. Talha Khan Burki looks back at the 25 year history … Continue reading

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THET Resource Library

THET ( Tropical Health and Education Trust ) has a very useful resource library on its website. It houses both practical and academic information for health partnerships and those working in human resources for health. This is a user-driven site … Continue reading

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Funding for Health Partnerships from THET

THET has announced new funding for Health Partnerships that did not receive grants in the first round. It is intended to fund projects strengthening the capacity of the developing country’s health services and funded by the UK Department for International … Continue reading

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THET Support for Health Partnership Scheme Extended Beyond 2015

THET has announced that the UK government’s Department for International Development (DFID) has extended support for the Health Partnership Scheme (HPS) beyond 2015. The additional £10 million in funding will allow the Scheme to run until 2017 and ensure that … Continue reading

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THET in Sierra Leone

In the first of a series of blogs focusing on THET’s ( Tropical Health and Education Trust ) work in Sierra Leone, THET’s Communications Officer, Timur Bekir, visits Kambia District Hospital to document the work of two THET funded health … Continue reading

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Strengthening Surgical Capacity Fund – Round 2

THET is pleased to announce a call for applications for Round 2 of the Strengthening Surgical Capacity (SSC) Fund Grants. The purpose of the SSC fund is to improve health outcomes for people living in sub-Saharan Africa by leveraging the … Continue reading

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Tropical Health and Education Trust – “Large Paired Institutional Grants

Applications are requested for this grant which is part of the Health Partnership Scheme administered by THET. These are for existing partnerships in eligible countries The grants are for sums between £30,000 – 100,000 per annum for a period of … Continue reading

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THET gets a new chief executive

THET ( Tropical Health and Education Trust ) has a new chief executive, replacing Pia MacRae. She is Jane Cockerell who joined THET in January 2010 as Director of Programmes. Jane has a decade of experience in public health programmes … Continue reading

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