AFREhealth appoints new Finance Manager

Yvette Boakye is joining AFREhealth on February 1, 2020 as Finance Manager following 12 years with Kumasi Institute of Technology, Energy and Environment (KITE) as Head of Finance and Administration. She is a Chartered Accountant and member of the Institute of Chartered Accountant Ghana. She is also a member of the Audit Committee of Manhyia Government Hospital and a member of the Association of women accountants Ghana (AWAG).

Yvette has over 18 years’ experience in providing professional services across a broad range of finance areas including compliance, business process, accounting, auditing, financial reporting and grant financial management. In addition to her tenure at KITE, she had held various finance and accounting positions working with Cedar Point Company Ltd, Asante Wiredu and Associates (Chartered Accountants), Precious Metals Refinery and Schneider Electric Ghana Ltd.

Consultant - Membership Development, Marketing and Strategic Communication

Overview

Jhpiego seeks Consultant to work with the African Forum for Research and Education in Health (AFREhealth) leadership and the Secretariat staff team to develop a strategy for AFREhealth to grow it's membership base. Consultant will report to and receive support from the HW21 Senior Program Manager & Project Director. Consultant will also work directly with the AFREhealth Chairs of the Membership and Communication Committees and the AFREhealth President and Executive Committee and liaise with the Secretariat Senior Program Manager as directed.

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AFREhealth Symposium Summary - Africa Health Journal

AFREhealth Symposium 2019
The third AFREhealth symposium was held in Lagos, Nigeria, 5-9 August 2019. It was hosted by the Universities of Ibadan and Lagos and their Medical Education Partnership Initiative in Nigeria (MEPIN) partners.
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UNGA Education Side Event

Prof Francis Omaswa represented AFREhealth at the United Nations General Assembly Side event in NYC.
SUMMATION; Side event “Transforming health workforce education to meet evolving needs and achieve Universal Health Coverage”
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Report on Afya Bora Meeting

Nairobi Kenya, 31st May & 1st June 2019.

The Afya Bora Consortium invited AFREhealth to speak at the Mid-Fellowship Meeting for the Afya Bora Consortium Fellowship in Global Health Leadership which is supported by the U.S. Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) and PEPFAR. The meeting was held in Nairobi, Kenya at the Fairview Hotel on May 31st and June 1st, 2019 and Prof. Elsie Kiguli-Malwadde, AFREhealth Secretary represented AFREhealth. It was a delight to represent AFREhealth at this meeting and tell them about the AFREhealth activities and vision for Africa. 

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The African Forum for Research and Education in Health (AFREhealth) is an interdisciplinary health professional grouping that seeks to work with Ministries of Health, training institutions and other stakeholders to improve the quality of health care in Africa through research, education and capacity building.

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