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Achieving Universal Health Coverage (UHC) in Africa: How can the Private Health Sector engage

The complexity of national health care systems in Africa, the second largest, and one of the most populated continents in…

Amit-THAKKER

Capping fees will only stifle healthcare

The limits to private doctors’ fees published by medical doctors and facilities regulator Kenya Medical Practitioners and Dentists Board (KMPDB)…

South Africa AHBSIII Pre-visit

AHB directors with Ambassador Jean Kamau; Kenya High Commission, South Africa The year 2018 will be remembered as transformation in…

Dr. Amit N. Thakker wins Titans: Building Nations Award

CEO Global Pvt. Ltd., a South African business management company organized an Award ceremony during September, 2017 in Nairobi, Kenya,…

Practical steps to make PPPs work for Africa health systems

Health workers attend to patients at the Teza Wota Health Center Clinic. Photo by: ©UNICEF Ethiopia / 2012 / Getachew / CC BY-NC-ND…

The Pulse: 7th Edition Egypt Healthcare Overview

Colliers International is pleased to present the 7th edition of our healthcare series this time focusing on Egypt. The report…

Opportunities in Healthcare

“Africa must realize that they are incapable of improving healthcare if there is poor collaboration within the various sectors.” Dr.…

The Business Case for the Sustainable Development Goals

By Doug Frantz When it comes to the United Nations 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the Sustainable Development Goals…

Seven women shifting the boundaries of global health innovation

On International Women’s Day, we focus on seven women in IGHI at the forefront of global healthcare innovation. Global health…

No more delays: Accelerating access to medicine

Late last month, Heads of State and governments from across the continent gathered in Addis Ababa for the 28th African…

Is South Africa’s health sector on track for the future?

South Africa ranked eighth out of 13 countries in the Future Health Index (FHI) due to lower access to healthcare…

Lessons from the front lines

(L to R) Dr. K.A. Daye, who led the medical team at Senegal’s infectious disease service (SMIT) during the 2014…

Five Investments Countries Can Make for Healthier People and Economies

There is a crisis in our global health workforce. A looming shortage of 18 million skilled workers stands between us…

Financing health in Africa: the time to reflect is now

Due to deficit in government funding, there is still a reasonably high level of reliance on donor funding by African…

Partnerships to fight disease

For most of the 1990s, the development of anti-malaria drugs was almost non-existent. Meanwhile, growing parasite resistance meant that the…

Kenya: Going Digital the Only Cure to Chaotic Healthcare System

OPINIONBy Jackson Nginya With a compound annual population growth rate of about 3 per cent, Kenya’s population is predicted to…

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