Hospital Partners during the Meeting in Lilongwe. Copyright: ©GIZ/Carolin Okrent
Dec 21, 2018 Lilongwe, Carolin Okrent and Leonie Armingeon

First fruitful meeting of hospital partners in Malawi

Interesting insights, new perspectives, and lively discussions – the first international Hospital Partnerships Network Meeting in Malawi was fruitful for everyone.

Medical cooperation has a high value for all parties.. Copyright: ©GIZ
Nov 21, 2018 Bad Homburg a.d. Höhe, Liva Haensel

Else Kröner-Fresenius-Stiftung opens funding round for a sustainable based project

The foundation Else Kröner-Fresenius, located in the city of Bad Homburg near Frankfurt, is one of the largest foundations in Germany. With an annual funding volume of currently about 50 Mio. Euro, it supports medical and scientific as well as medical and humanitarian projects.

Discussing challenges and solutions at World Health Summit in Berlin: Dr. Shams Syed/WHO, Dr. Annegret Kiefer/Hospital Eichsfeld and Prof. Yadeta Dessie/Haramaya University Ethiopia.. Copyright: ©GIZ/Stephen Kugler
Oct 19, 2018 Liva Haensel

Successfull at the World Health Summit

The panel discussion "Hospital Partnerships for Improved Service Delivery - Strengthening Competencies of Medical Personnel" at the World Health Summit in Berlin October 15th served as an excellent platform for a deep exchange between partners and experts. One message was clearly shown up: the key factors for a healthy partnership are, beyond different countries and cultures, always the same.

Trainig session in Malawi. Copyright: ©GIZ/Nyokabi Kahura
Sep 29, 2018

Fifth funding round – call for proposals

From 22 October to 17 December 2018 there will be an opportunity to submit proposals for the funding programme Health Partnerships – Global. Access all information on the terms and conditions and the application process here.

 Network meeting of university and hospital partnerships, June 2018, Eschborn. Copyright: Sarah Halbauer
Jun 29, 2018 Eschborn

Network meeting of the university and hospital partnerships in Eschborn

On 29 June 2018 this year's network meeting of German project managers for the university and hospital partnerships in Africa took place at GIZ Head office in Eschborn.

Network meeting of German partners, June 2018, Bonn. Copyright: GIZ/ Kathrin Harder
Jun 27, 2018 Bonn

Network meeting of the German partners

The meeting of all German network partners in the Health Partnerships – Global funding programme provided a platform for sharing lessons learned and communicating key principles and approaches for implementation

 Meeting of ESTHER Alliance, June 2018, Bern. Copyright: Luciano Ruggia
Jun 13, 2018 Bern

Meeting of the ESTHER Alliance in Bern

At this annual meeting delegates from the ESTHER Alliance discussed how institutional health partnerships can help strengthen health systems.

Nurse and patient with baby in Malawi.. Copyright: ©GIZ/Nyokabi Kahura
Nov 10, 2017 Oldenburg

Workshop as part of the international conference on women's health in Oldenburg

At the annual meeting of the working group on women's health and development cooperation, GIZ presented the hospital partnerships together with partners.

Presentation of Else Kröner Fresenius Award, November 2017, Berlin. Copyright: Photothek/ Inga Kjer
Nov 9, 2017 Berlin

Presentation of the Else Kröner Fresenius Award 2017

The Else Kröner Fresenius Award 2017 went to PHASE Austria in recognition of its commitment to maternal and child health in Nepal

Capacity development within Hospital Partnership Initiative. Copyright: Günther Fröschl
Feb 20, 2017 Munich

Federal Minister Müller presents first funding pledges

The 'Hospital Partnerships – Partners Strengthen Health' initiative is taking off. On 20 February in Munich, Federal Development Minister Dr Gerd Müller and Dr Carolin Kröner of the Else Kröner-Fresenius Foundation presented the first funding pledges to six institutions in Bavaria and to a project by Eichsfeld Hospital.

Federal Minister Dr Gerd Müller and Dr Carolin Kröner, September 2016. Copyright: Photothek/ Michael Gottschalk
Sep 28, 2016 Berlin

Launch of the Hospital Partnerships initiative

Federal Minister Dr Gerd Müller and Dr Kröner announce the launch of the Hospital Partnerships – Partners Strengthen Health initiative.