Bridging the digital divide to end preventable maternal and child mortality

Last year, Nuru Ethiopia and Health[e]Foundation launched a new partnership. Together, we are committed to ending preventable maternal and child mortality in southern Ethiopia by bridging the digital divide. Through this partnership, Nuru Ethiopia and Health[e]Foundation expanded their opportunities for supporting expectant women by enhancing the capacity of Health Extension Workers (HEWs) through blended learning. […]

Goodbye – Hello: Daphne Elberse and Sarah Ward

Goodbye – Hello: Daphne Elberse and Sarah Ward After working for three and a half years at Health[e]Foundation, Daphne Elberse is pursuing a new job. Daphne started as project manager at Health[e]Foundation in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, when Health[e]Foundation used its expertise to cope with challenges and created new opportunities such as switching […]

Welcome to our new colleague Hailu!

The Health[e]Foundation team is very pleased to welcome Hailu Kassa to the team. We are looking forward to working with Hailu and to the valuable contribution that she will make to further enhance our impact in Ethiopia.

Drug Decriminalisation [e]Course reaches 1,000 participants milestone

In June 2021, the International Drug Policy Consortium (IDPC), Mainline Foundation, Frontline AIDS, and Health[e]Foundation launched the first e-learning modules of the Drug Decriminalisation [e]Course developed to move the world towards decriminalisation and away from the war on drugs. Today, after adding many more e-learning modules and translating the course from English into French, Russian, […]

A Journey Towards Gender Equality

At the kickoff of the TMT Orange Knowledge Programme in Addis Ababa, project manager Emebet Hussen met with Sr. Aster Dawit, a current participant, to gain deeper insights into her motivations for enrolling in the Gender[e]Quality program. Advocate and Educator: Sr. Aster Dawit’s Dedication to Gender Equality Sr. Aster Dawit works as a midwife in […]

ANSER 2024 Conference Focuses on Advancing Sexual and Reproductive Health Policies

Health[e]Foundation attended the ANSER conference, themed ‘Catalysing Change: Enhancing Evidence-Based Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR) Policies in Challenging Times’. The conference took place in Brussels, Belgium 7-9th February 2024. With policymakers, academics, and programmatic experts present it aimed to strengthen SRHR knowledge and interventions and influence policies. The conference had a broad focus […]

Piloting Success: Lift Leprosy Learning Soars!

Over the past few months, the Lift Leprosy Learning project (LLL), an initiative funded by the International Federation of Anti-Leprosy Associations (ILEP) and partners such as NLR, and Health[e]Foundation have been collaborating on a new blended learning program aimed at reducing health-related stigma and improving mental wellbeing. Since November 2023, a total of 16 participants from […]