- Search Results
 
 
Health Official Pays Homage to RHBS
Date Uploaded: Feb 22, 2015

Chief Medical Officer of Liberia, Dr. Bernice Dahn

 

 

Health Official Pays Homage to RHBS

By Calvin Brooks/LINA

MONROVIA, February 20 (LINA) – An official of the Health Ministry has paid homage to the Rebuilding Health Services (RBHS) for its invaluable role in transforming the health sector during seven years of work in the country.

“You came in at a time when all the building blocks of the health system were deeply affected by the war - as there were not enough trained and qualified workers, several health facilities substandard,” the Chief Medical Officer of Liberia, Dr. Bernice Dahn, indicated.

Speaking at programs marking the official closure of the project in Liberia Friday, she praised the entity for its provision of technical consultants who tailored the National Health Policy and roles in the capacity-building of the ministry staff.

The National Policy Plan was among other things geared towards rebuilding the health system and identifying strategic orientations upon which the sector can operate.

“We appreciate you so much for being a valuable asset to the government, especially in the improvement of program performance as well as improved health indicators,” Dr. Dahn stressed.

Since 2008, the John Snow Incorporated (JSI), a United States Agency for International Development-funded RBHS project has been working with the Health Ministry to rebuild its health system after the 14-year of civil unrest.

RBHS is the U.S. government flagship health sector project in Liberia and JSI implements it along with other partners.

LINA 

 

latest headlines
Coca-Cola Africa Recommits To WASH Promotion
Coca-Cola Bolstering Africa’s Resilience and Replenish Africa Initiative Programs say more than six million Africans are expected to be reached ...more
Children Forum Craves Justice In Bong
More than 150 children from the 13 administrative districts of Bong County under the umbrella of the Liberian Children Forum have gathered in Gba ...more
PUL To Hold Conflict Sensitive Journalism, Social Media Activists Training
The Press Union of Liberia (PUL) has announced that it will hold a two-day Conflict Sensitive Journalism and Social Media Activists Training from ...more
UN Begins Women Confab In Bong
The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and Empowerment of Women in Liberia is currently conducting four-day Peace Hut Women Strategic Plan ...more
CU Prexy Brown Is 170th Independence Day National Orator
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has announced that Dr. Herman Beseah Browne, President of the Cuttington University is the 170th Independence Ann ...more
Justice Youh, 3 Female Judges Attend All-Women Regional Confab In Abuja
An all-female Liberian delegation, comprising an associate justice and three judges, recently attended the International Association of Women Jud ...more
 
All rights reserved © 2013 - 2014
Liberia News Agency