CapacityPlus NewsletterJune 2011
New eLearning Course

To meet countries’ demands to help build their information technology capacity, CapacityPlus’s HRH Global Resource Center launched an eLearning course that provides instructions on the basic skill set needed to administer and customize CapacityPlus’s HR information systems software. Read more »

CapacityPlus Voices

Tracking All Health Workers in Botswana

Kabelo Bitsang, iHRIS administrator at the Botswana Ministry of Health, explains how the Ministry is using CapacityPlus's free, Open Source software to track and manage the country's health workforce. Read more »

CapacityPlus News

Preparing Health Workers to Meet Women’s Reproductive Health Needs in Mali

It takes two days to drive from Mali’s capital, Bamako, to the Gao Region in the north. Encompassing 66,000 square miles, Gao is larger than Greece or Tunisia. At Gao Nursing School, faculty are preparing students to provide much-needed care for the diverse community. Read more »

Examining the Critical Link between Health Workers and MDG 6

On June 9, CapacityPlus participated in the side event “Can MDG 6 be achieved with the health workforce we have?” at the UN General Assembly’s High Level Meeting on AIDS. Read more »
HRH Planning Retreat Supports Ghana's Health Sector Goals

CapacityPlus facilitated a four-day drafting team retreat to assist the Ghanaian government to develop its five-year human resources policy and strategy for the health sector. Read more »
New Project to Strengthen HIV/AIDS Care in Central America

USAID/Guatemala awarded IntraHealth International a $6.8 million, five-year cooperative agreement under CapacityPlus: Strengthening the Quality of Care and Improving the Quality of Life for People Living with HIV and Other Vulnerable Populations. Read more »

The CapacityPlus Partnership
IntraHealth International (lead partner), Abt Associates, IMA World Health, Liverpool Associates in Tropical Health (LATH), Training Resources Group, Inc. (TRG).

Associate Partners
African Population & Health Research Center (APHRC), Asia-Pacific Action Alliance on Human Resources for Health (AAAH), West African Institute of Post-Graduate Management Studies (CESAG), Partners in Population and Development (PPD).

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