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Pakistan: New Regional Blood Center in Gilgit


The recent inauguration of a modern Regional Blood Center (RBC) in Gilgit, developed by the German government through the KfW-funded and EPOS-implemented Safe Blood Transfusion Project, marks a new era of blood safety.

The center will serve as a blood procurement and distribution center,...

Cambodia: Positive Impact of Cervical Cancer Screening Programme


The Cambodian 'Vouchers for Reproductive Health (KfW)' project in collaboration with Department of Preventive Medicine (DPM) organized a roundtable meeting recently with the Cambodian Cervical Cancer Working Group CCWG, doctors and midwives involved in cervical cancer screening...

Vietnam: EU Ambassador Visits Hospitals


In the framework of the bilateral cooperation in health sector between the European Union (EU) and the Government of Vietnam, the Head of the Delegation of the European Union to Vietnam, Ambassador Bruno Agelet, visited Bach Mai and Vinmec...

Pakistan: Region Blood Centre Hand Over


The regional blood center (RBC) constructed at Hayatabad Medical Complex Peshawar was recently handed over to the Department of Health, Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP).  EPOS, in consortium with GOPA Consultants, SMA and Mediconsult in the context of the ‘Safe Blood Transfusion Project’,...

Cambodia: Positive Impact of Reproductive Health Vouchers


A recent survey on the impact of reproductive health voucher schemes introduced in Svay Rieng province since 2014 as part of the KfW-funded ‘Vouchers for Reproductive Health Services-Phase II’ project showed an increase in access to reproductive, maternal, newborn and child...