Updates from Country Partnerships


Annual symposium of the Tanzania-Canada Research Partnership

The fifth annual symposium of the Tanzania-Canada Research Partnership (TCRP) took place in Mwanza, Tanzania on March 6–7, 2019. The event was co-hosted by CCGHR and the Catholic University of Health and Allied Sciences (CUHAS). Thirty five participants discussed the overall theme of “Knowledge Sharing and Collaboration”. Read more >

Health Summit attendees gather in conference hall. Photograph by L. Wallace, 2018.

Understanding priority setting for maternal health in Ghana ethnographically

Is there an area in your life where overthinking is killing action and results? What are you waiting for? Lauren Wallace, Postdoctoral Fellow at McMaster University, reflects on doing institutional ethnography research, and carrying a briefcase between the Ministry of Health, Ghana Health Service, and the offices of Development Partners in the capital city, Accra. Read more >

Zam-Can Meeting Summary – 26th June 2018

Meeting Objectives: To build and strengthen relationships amongst the team, to introduce new team members, to share updates on activities in Zambia and Canada and to plan for future activities. Attendees: Name Role/Workplace Email Alexandra Malloy CCGHR/ZEP/OkaZHI alexandrajmalloy@gmail.com Alice Hazemba UNZA/ZamFOHR alicengomah@gmail.com Charity Syatalimi UNZA-Center for Primary Care Research charitysyatalimi@gmail.com Donald Njelesani Consultant donald.njelesani@gmail.com Fastone Read more >