African Health Organizations

Here you find non- organizational and governmental organizations, networks, partnerships, academic institutions, UN agencies and African Union entities committed to improving health and health care in Africa. Many of these organizations have offices and programs in a number of Sub-Sahara African countries. The location of the headquarters of each health organization is indicated in this directory.

Posted 10 months ago

AFREHealth is an interdisciplinary health professional group that seeks to work with Ministries of Health, training institutions and other stakeholders to improve the quality of…

 Forum / 140 views

Posted 3 years ago

Inspired by potential benefits of Open Educational Resources (OER), over 40 faculty and staff representing eight health science institutions from across Africa came together and…

 Academic institution / 559 views

Posted 3 years ago

The AHN, a non-profit organization, is a coalition of heart foundations, cardiac societies and individuals working in the field of cardiovascular disease in Africa. The…

 Non-Government Organization / 629 views

Posted 3 years ago

Founded and based in Africa, ANPPCAN promotes child rights and child protection. The Network conducts research and documentation to initiate or strengthen programs for children….

 Network (advocacy or NGO) / 612 views

Posted 3 years ago

APHRC is a non-profit organization committed to conducting high-quality, policy-relevant research on the population and health-related issues facing sub-Saharan Africa in the next century. The…

 Non-Government Organization / 525 views

Posted 3 years ago

ARUA is a network of sixteen leading research universities of the Region that strive to expand and enhance the quality of research done in Africa…

 Academic institution / 547 views

Posted 3 years ago

The AU works towards a peaceful, prosperous and integrated Africa. The departments of the AU, among others include rural economy and agriculture, science & technology,…

 African Union initiative / 598 views

Posted 3 years ago

Africare is an African-American led non-profit international development organization. The charity works to improve the quality of life of the people in Africa having thousands…

 Non-Government Organization / 446 views

Posted 3 years ago

HDSS provides a research platform for the Rural Public Health and Health Transitions Research Unit of the Medical Research Council (MRC) and University of the…

 Academic institution / 424 views

Posted 3 years ago

AWA is an entity of the African Union with the specific mandate to lead advocacy, accountability and resource mobilization efforts to advance a robust African…

 African Union initiative / 443 views

Posted 10 months ago

Amani Global Works saves lives in the Great Lakes Region of Africa, using Idjwi Island as a model. Founded in 2010 by Dr. Jacques Sebisaho…

 Private company / 87 views

Posted 3 years ago

AMMREN is a network of African journalists and scientists working together to reduce the burden of malaria, which is endemic in most parts of Africa….

 Network (advocacy or NGO) / 454 views

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