Goals, standards and recommendations on global health
The international community has set itself the task of ensuring healthy lives and promoting wellbeing for all at all ages. Here you will find key documents on global health and partnership approaches.
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Federal Government’s Strategy Paper - "Shaping Global Health"
German Ministry of Health
September 2018
PDF
2.88 MB
Federal Ministry Sector Strategy - "German Development Policy in the Health Sector“
Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development
August 2009
PDF
321.36 KB
UN 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development
Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development
September 2018
WHO Health Systems Strengthening
World Health Organization
September 2018
PDF
843.33 KB
WHO Overview of Health Topics
World Health Organization
September 2018
WHO Universal Health Coverage
World Health Organisation
September 2018
World Medical Association Declaration of Helsinki
World Medical Association
October 2013
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91.26 KB
Tools for planning and implementation
The sustainable planning and implementation of partnership projects is highly gratifying, but also entails challenges. Here you will find useful tools for planning and implementing projects in cooperation with your partners.
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ESTHER EFFECt Tool
ESTHER Alliance
October 2019
THET: Monitoring change in a health partnership project
THET
September 2018
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318.43 KB
THET: Starting a Health Partnership
THET
September 2018
PDF
269.04 KB
THET: Technology for Effective Partnership Collaboration
THET
September 2018
PDF
1.23 MB
Expert articles and publications
Partnerships became an important instrument to trigger and implement change in the global health context. Here you will find articles, studies and evaluations on health partnerships.
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Creating Change Through Collaboration: A Twinning Partnership to Strengthen Emergency Medicine at Addis Ababa University/TikurAnbessa Specialized Hospital
Heidi Busse et al.
August 2013
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497.59 KB
Do International Health Partnerships contribute to reverse innovation? A mixed methods study of THET-supported partnerships in the UK
Kavian Kulasabanathan et al.
April 2017
PDF
537.93 KB
Evaluation of WHO African Partnerships for Patient Safety 2009-2014
World Health Organization
January 2015
PDF
853.40 KB
Global health partnerships: building multi-national collaborations to achieve lasting improvements in maternal and neonatal health
Rohit Ramaswamy et al.
May 2016
PDF
535.47 KB
Health partnership research and the assessment of effectiveness
Dan Ritman
July 2017
PDF
391.03 KB
International twinning partnerships: An effective method of improving diagnosis, treatment and care for children with cancer in low-middle income countries
Joanne Hopkins, Elizabeth Burns, Tim Edena
June 2013
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3.50 MB
Learning from developing countries in strengthening health systems: an evaluation of personal and professional impact among global health volunteers at Addis Ababa University’s Tikur Anbessa Specialized Hospital (Ethiopia)
Heidi Busse et al.
September 2014
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258.23 KB
Lessons learnt from the MAGNET Malawian-German Hospital Partnership: the German perspective on contributions to patient care and capacity development
Florian Neuhann, Sandra Barteit
July 2017
PDF
1,006.55 KB
Mapping university global health partnerships
Clare Herrick, Jon Reades
October 2016
PDF
459.54 KB
Partnerships in global health and collaborative governance: lessons learnt from the Division of Tropical and Humanitarian Medicine at the Geneva University Hospitals
David Beran et al.
December 2016
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600.85 KB
Self-directed e-learning at a tertiary hospital in Malawi – A qualitative Evaluation and Lessons learnt
Sandra Barteit et al.
January 2015
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4.63 MB
Strengthening the evidence-policy interface for patient safety: enhancing global health through hospital partnerships
Syed B. Shamsuzzoha et al.
October 2013
PDF
254.30 KB
The ESTHER hospital partnership initiative: a powerful levy for building capacities to combat the HIV pandemic in low-resource countries
Gilles Raguin
April 2016
PDF
515.65 KB
The role of South-North partnerships in promoting shared learning and knowledge transfer
Lopa Basu et al.
August 2017
PDF
311.58 KB
The state of the art of twinning, a concept analysis of twinning in healthcare
Franka Cadée et al.
October 2016
PDF
546.31 KB
Towards a simple typology of international health partnerships
Suzanne Edwards et al.
December 2015
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532.36 KB
Information materials on the initiative
Here you will find information about our initiative and funding possibilities.
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Factsheet der Initiative Klinikpartnerschaften
GIZ
September 2018
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664.40 KB
Factsheet Hospital Partnerships Initiative
GIZ
May 2019
PDF
3.88 MB
Factsheet of the funding programme University and Hospital Partnerships in Africa
GIZ
September 2018
PDF
743.81 KB
Funding at a glance
GIZ
September 2018
PDF
213.72 KB
Postcard Hospital Partnership Initiative
GIZ
September 2018
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1.19 MB
Übersichtstabelle BMZ Förderprogramme für Gesundheitspartnerschaften
GIZ
February 2018
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535.02 KB
Information about global health partnerships
Partnerships for health have an important role on global, national and local level. Learn more about existing concepts, guidelines and other relevant websites on institutional health partnerships.
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ESTHER Alliance for Global Health Partnerships
ESTHER Alliance
October 2019
ESTHER Ireland
ESTHER Ireland
September 2018
ESTHER Switzerland
ESTHER Switzerland
September 2018
THET Partnerships for Global Health
THET
September 2018
WHO African Partnerships for Patient Safety
World Health Organization
September 2018