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Disaster Risk Reduction is Vital to Avoiding Another Global Health Crisis

Directly and indirectly, climate change affects health – rising greenhouse gas emissions increase the frequency of extreme heat events and…

Emergency Response

International Day of the Girl Child: COVID-19 and Gender Inequality

Last month, UN Women released their Progress on the SDGs: The gender snapshot 2021 report, presenting the latest data on…

Women’s and Children’s Health

Health Partners International of Canada welcomes the development of the first approved malaria vaccine

OCTOBER 7, 2021 – The World Health Organization yesterday announced its recommendation for RTS,S – the only approved malaria vaccine…

News

Non-Communicable Diseases: The Other Pandemic

While the global focus over the past two years has been on COVID-19, another pandemic has been flourishing under the…

Non-Communicable Diseases

Giving Health and Hope to Kurdish People in Rojava

Families continue to suffer the tragic effects of upheaval and conflict in Northern Syria, including displacement, insecurity, violence and weak…

Emergency Response

Health Partners International Canada and Canadian Medical Assistance Teams partner to provide medical relief to Haiti

OAKVILLE, ON, August 20, 2021 – A shipment of Humanitarian Medical Kits bound for Haiti has left the Health Partners…

Emergency Response

HPIC’s shipment of medicines helps Dzaleka Refugee Camp avoid crisis during COVID-19 outbreak

When the Dzaleka Health Centre ran out medicines for patients in critical condition in February of this year, HPIC stepped…

Emergency Response

Enhancing pharmaceutical management practices to improve availability and access to essential medicines

When HPIC conducted a needs assessment at nine facilities in Ghana as part of our Obataanpa maternal and child health…

Pharmaceutical Management

Update: Emergency response in Lebanon

Almost a year after the devastating explosion that shook Beirut in August 2020 and as the COVID-19 crisis continues, HPIC…

Emergency Response