5th ESTHER Ireland Partnership Forum

This page presents a round-up of the 5th ESTHER Ireland Partnerships Forum. Scroll down to see the videos of speakers during the event. 

The Partnerships Forum is an annual collaborative networking and learning event which showcases international health partnerships between health organisations in Ireland and various partners in the Global South. The 5th ESTHER Ireland Partnerships Forum took place on November 11, 2020. The two-hour online event “A Bright Future for Health Partnerships”  brought together a small group of committed individuals who work within health links. 

In recognition of the incredible work done by ESTHER Ireland affiliated partnershipstwo winners of the the Unsung Hero Award were also announced:

  1. Dr. Elenia Macamo Amado​, Consultant Obstetrician, Maputo Central Hospital, Mozambique​ – Health Service Executive – Mozambique Ministry of Health Partnership

    2. Dr. Sami Ahmed​, Retired Consultant Paediatrician​ – Cork University   Maternity Hospital-Omdurman Maternity Hospital Partnership

The award paid tribute to their hard work and unshakeable commitment to their respective health partnerships.

Welcome Address:

Nadine Ferris France

IGHN

 Video

David Weakliam

Global Health Programme Director, Health Service Executive

 Video

A changing role for health partnerships in a changed world:

KEYNOTE SPEAKER

Ben Simms

Chief Executive Officer, THET Partnerships for Global Health

 Video

Needs of the Partnerships from Developing Countries

Omeima Salih

Ahfad University for Women, Sudan

Video

ESTHER Switzerland’s new strategy and its connection to health system strengthening

Dörte Petit

Head of programme, ESTHER Switzerland

Video

Q & A

 Video

Unsung Hero Award

 Video

Irish partnerships – New Links & New Approaches:

APC Microbiome Institute

National Ribat University, Khartoum, Sudan

 Video

Global Brain Health Institute

Shaheed Ziaur Rahman Medical College, Bogura, Bangladesh

Video

 

TBC: Mayo University Hospital

Brighter Communities Worldwide, Kenya

Video

Gorey – Malawi Health Partnership

 Video

Q & A

 Video

 

Closing

Nadine Ferris France

Video