Health Promotion: The first step to fighting a disease Health promotion covers a wide aspect governed by multitude factors. As defined by WHO it is The process of enabling people to increase control over, and to improve, their health. It moves far beyond the comprehension of individual behavior towards a wider dimension of sociodemographic, environmental and political interventions. It includes […]
The growing population demands high quality and affordable health services. The acute and complex human resource challenges related to public health staff is responsible for low standard delivery services in Malawi. Various strategies are being initiated to overcome these challenges by government or non-government organisation in collaboration with private sector.
The health of the people of Somalia remains in a critical situation with high mortality rates, limited access to health services, malnutrition and unhygienic lifestyle. The need to improve access to health services and build government capacity in Somalia is targeted. The plan establishes a framework for allocation of resources and improving effectiveness of external support.
Public health is one of the fastest growing fields in Somalia capable of providing competent careers. A degree of masters in Public health (MPH) is designed to prepare medical professionals for jobs at state organizations, NGOs, community health facilities and International health agencies and government departments.