MRU involved with CIDA project in Ethiopia
|Susan Jacoby, Dr. David Zakus and Ethiopian partner christen their new office.|
In February 2013, the exciting new project “Protecting the Health of Pregnant and Delivering Mothers and Newborns in Ethiopia: A Systems Approach to Strengthening Skilled Birth Attendance and Referral” funded by CIDA, received the final approvals and was officially announced by the Federal Minister at the University of Alberta, the lead partner for the project.
MRU is involved in this 5 year project through the Midwifery degree program in the Facult
|Patients wait patiently in Ethiopia hospital.|
background information and networking for the development of the curriculum and the planning of the first course, to be started in the first half of 2014.
-Lorna Smith, May, 2013