Tuesday
August 8
2017

Only 3% of world’s healthcare workers are in Africa

African health experts are set to tackle health challenges on the continent by providing innovative solutions led by African health specialists under Africa’s first health umbrella body, African Forum for Research and Education in Health (AFREhealth).

Fragile health systems

“Africa needs African solutions led by Africans. Through AFREHealth, the continent’s leading health figures from more than 60 medical and nursing schools have come together to improve health outcomes, build capacity and improve the education and training of health professionals across Africa.

Source: health24 (link opens in a new window)

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Health Care
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Africa, community health workers, global health, HEALTH, infectious diseases, public health