Drawing from extensive research carried out by the MSH-led AIDSTAR-Two Project, the MSH Position Paper Challenges Encountered in Capacity Building: Review of Literature and Selected Tools provides a comprehensive view of the current state of organizational capacity building, particularly in the context of HIV & AIDS.
Management Sciences for Health (MSH) and hundreds of organizations across the world are convening in Dakar, Senegal, on December 3 to disseminate the latest studies and findings on HIV & AIDS and sexually transmitted infections (STIs). The 15th anniversary of the International Conference on AIDS and STIs in Africa (ICASA) will act as a framework to facilitate cooperation and exchange and encourage greater synergy in future activities.
CAMBRIDGE, MA — Voice of America News recently interviewed Dr. Fred Hartman of Management Sciences for Health (MSH) about the increase of disease control across Central Asia, specifically Afghanistan. Dr.
CAMBRIDGE, MA — The Leadership, Management, and Sustainability (LMS) Program, Strengthening Pharmaceutical Systems (SPS) Program, and Rural Expansion of Afghanistan’s Community-based Health Care (REACH) Project will be highlighted at the American Public Health Association’s Annual Meeting and Expo in late October. Ten representatives from Management Sciences for Health (MSH) will present on behalf of the programs over the course of three days. Senior Associate Josephine Maundu, Chief of Party Dr.
CAMBRIDGE, MA — Management Sciences for Health (MSH) has been awarded a three-year, $32 million capacity-building project under the AIDSTAR-Two program. Under the Capacity-building of AIDS Partners (CAP) Project, MSH will lead an esteemed partnership to deliver capacity building to HIV & AIDS implementing organizations and networks across the world and provide technical assistance to the US Government (USG) and local PEPFAR partners.
CAMBRIDGE, MA—With the release of its 2006 Annual Report today, Management Sciences for Health (MSH) is highlighting the vital role that partnerships play in tackling urgent health challenges across the developing world. The report profiles locally based partners in 20-plus countries and celebrates their successes in battling HIV/AIDS, malaria, tuberculosis, maternal and child mortality, and other health threats. Featured countries include Afghanistan, Haiti, Nepal, Nicaragua, Cambodia, Malawi, and many others.
TORONTO, CANADA (AUGUST 13–18, 2006)—Several MSH field and headquarters employees will be presenting at the Sixteenth International AIDS Conference in Toronto in support of the conference theme, “Time to Deliver.”SH representatives are traveling to Toronto from as far away as Malawi and Namibia and presenting on topics including pharmaceutical management, leadership development, strengthening laboratory services, and scaling-up programs.
KABUL, AFGHANISTAN—The Regional Health Conference "Health for All, Health by All: Communicable Diseases Recognize No Borders," which convened in Kabul on April 17, concluded today with the signing of the Kabul Declaration on Regional Collaboration in Health by Ministers of Health and delegates from Afghanistan, Iran, Iraq, Pakistan, Tajikistan and Turkey. The Kabul Declaration calls for mobilization of political will in support of common regional policies and strategies to prevent, control, eliminate or eradicate communicable diseases in the region.