Maternal Newborn and Child Health in Rwanda (MNCHR)

image4.jpgThis is a three-year partnership project between National University of Rwanda, Western University, and the Kigali Health Institute. The three main objectives of the project include strengthening Midwifery and Pediatric Nursing through pre-service training and education, development of continuing professional development (CPD) capacity for in-service health professionals, and policy development in maternal, newborn and child health.

The three main objectives are:

1. Strengthening Midwifery and Pediatric Nursing through the development and strengthening of pre-service training and education

2. Development of Continuing Professional Development (CPD) capacity in Maternal, Newborn and Child Health for in-service health professionals

3. Policy development in Maternal, Newborn and Child Health

The MNCHR project is coordinated by David Cechetto as the lead and Catherine Hickey as the Administrator.

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Contact information: Catherine Hickey,, 519-661-3014