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. […]

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.

Health[e]Family program launched in Ethiopia and Kenya

Following months of preparation with needs assessments, sensitization, and the development of the Health[e]Family e-course, as well as the design and testing of the LUCY Care app, at last we started the actual capacity strengthening of Health Extension Workers (HEWs) and supervisors at Boreda and Kucha woreda in Ethiopia, and Community Health Representatives and Promotors […]

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 […]

Introducing Dr. Yekoyesew W. Belete

Health[e]Foundation is proud to be guided by a core group of experts that form the Supervisory Board of the Foundation. We are pleased that Dr Yekoyesew W. Belete recently joined the Board, read below his inspiring introduction:

Launching two new Orange Knowledge Programme Nuffic programs in Ethiopia: Gender[e]Quality and Emergency[e]Response

Last week Lisa Gullbransson and Nadine Pakker traveled to Addis Abeba, Ethiopia, for the official launch of the recently awarded Orange Knowledge Programme TMT and TMT+ projects. Anchored in the long-term successful collaboration with the Ethiopian Midwives Association (EMwA), we are privileged to continue our joined efforts to strengthen the health system in Ethiopia, ultimately […]

Welcome to our new colleague Emebet!

The Health[e]Foundation team is very pleased to welcome Emebet Hussen to the team. We are looking forward to working with Emebet and to the valuable contribution that she will make to further enhance our impact in Ethiopia. Hi! My name is Emebet Hussen. I am a midwife and a public health professional with a Master’s […]

Introducing our new Gender[e]Quality and Emergency [e]Response programs in Ethiopia

The Ethiopian Midwives Association (EMwA) and Health[e]Foundation continue their successful collaboration on blended learning programs to strengthen the Ethiopian health system. Recently, we commenced two new tailor-made-training programs with Nuffic, funded by the Netherlands’ Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Orange Knowledge ProgrammeThe Orange Knowledge Programme is a Dutch global development programme managed by Nuffic, a Dutch […]