6 best practices of virtual solutions that boost health equality and access in Nations-Rwanda

6 best practices of virtual solutions that boost health equality and access in Nations-Rwanda

• Digital healthcare strategies must prioritize equity to avoid exacerbating current disparities. • Rwanda and Chile prove health and fairness can be attained outside of high-income nations. Virtual health and care facilities, or remote digital connectivity, should make them more accessible to more individuals. This improved access should also enhance health equality and outcomes for…

Rwanda’s mobile mental health clinic promotes resilience and social harmony

Rwanda’s mobile mental health clinic promotes resilience and social harmony

Justin Mambo (pseudonym) is a 46-year-old who has four children. He lives in Rwanda’s Bugesera District. His military service caused severe headaches, temper disorders, and melancholy. “Sometimes I wake up enraged.” Mambo stated he sometimes harms his family physically and emotionally due to his mental condition. He also has trouble having relationships with his neighbours….

In the near future, BioNTech will begin development of an mRNA vaccine plant in Rwanda

In the near future, BioNTech will begin development of an mRNA vaccine plant in Rwanda

The modular production pieces manufactured by the German business and destined to be combined into, what would be known as “BioNTainers” in Africa, are expected to be delivered to the building site in Kigali by the end of the year 2022.  BioNTech, a company that manufactures vaccines for Covid-19, said that building of a factory…

Lack of vaccination confidence during the COVID-19 epidemic

Lack of vaccination confidence during the COVID-19 epidemic

The New York Times reports that 66.8 percent of people throughout the globe have gotten their first dosage of the vaccine, but just 20.3% of people living in Africa have been immunised. Nevertheless, the World Health Organization’s aim for global immunisation coverage by the end of 2022 is 70 percent. In addition to this delayed…

Dogs do magic at the airport as Rwanda fights Covid-19

Dogs do magic at the airport as Rwanda fights Covid-19

The ultimate purpose of the project is a rapid check of SARS-CoV-2 infected patients both asymptomatic and symptomatic, at KIA, breaking the propagation chain and curtailing the COVID-19 disease outbreak, says Dr. Albert Tuyishime, Chief of (IHDPC) Institute of HIV/AIDS Disease Prevention and Control at Rwanda Biomedical Center (RBC). Dogs are popular pets and can…

Ethiopia and Rwanda are looking at ways that they may improve their collaboration in the health sector

Ethiopia and Rwanda are looking at ways that they may improve their collaboration in the health sector

Addis Ababa, June 6, 2022 (FBC) — Dr. Lia Tadesse, Ethiopia’s Health Minister, welcomed her Rwandan colleague, Dr. Ngamije Daniel, to explore methods to strengthen cooperation between Rwanda and Ethiopia in the field of health. The two ministers were from the same party. The two groups also shared their prior work expertise with the goal…

Rwanda Red Cross gets funding support from Coca-Cola foundation for Covid Actions

Rwanda Red Cross gets funding support from Coca-Cola foundation for Covid Actions

Coca-Cola Foundation gives Rwanda Red Cross Rwf141.2m for Covid-19. Nkurunziza Michel RWANDA RED CROSS (RRC) has secured a funding from Coca-Cola Foundation to save people’s lives by increasing vaccine coverage to stem the transmission of Covid-19. Rwanda Red Cruss (RRC) was supported by IFRC in Africa. Bralirwa, a local beverage company, presented RRC with the funding…

Overcoming Type 1 and Survival for a Child Illuminate Type 1 Diabetes in Rwanda

Overcoming Type 1 and Survival for a Child Illuminate Type 1 Diabetes in Rwanda

Diabetes NGOs establish a new interactive site to raise awareness about health inequalities for persons with type 1 diabetes in neglected nations. SAN MATEO, Calif., June 3, 2022 /: Beyond Type 1 and Life for a Child unveil a new long-form, multimedia piece of content that emphasizes Rwanda’s health disparities by portraying the uplifting tale…

How is Rwanda’s Maternal and Infant Health?

How is Rwanda’s Maternal and Infant Health?

Improving mother health throughout pregnancy, labour, and the postpartum period is critical for saving lives and reducing pregnancy and childbirth problems. However, issues remain in Rwanda and throughout the globe. Global maternal mortality in 2020 was 152 deaths per 100,000 live births, up from 151 in 2019. Rwanda’s maternal mortality fell from 1,071 per 100,000…

Digital Health Leadership program- Rwanda

Digital Health Leadership program- Rwanda

The UGHE Digital Health Applied Leadership Program Is Designed to Develop a New Generation of Digital Health Leaders. The University of Global Health Equity (UGHE), in collaboration with Digital Health at PATH, has launched the Digital Health Applied Leadership Program (DHALP) with the goal of enhancing the knowledge, expertise, and capabilities of digital health practitioners…

Rwanda is contributing an additional USD 250 million to the COVID-19 economic recovery fund

Rwanda is contributing an additional USD 250 million to the COVID-19 economic recovery fund

 As part of the country’s efforts to promote the rehabilitation of enterprises that were badly impacted by the COVID-19 epidemic, Rwanda has announced that it would provide an extra 250 million US dollars to the Economic Recovery Fund. “Today, we have launched the second phase of the economic recovery fund by boosting the recovery fund…

Rwanda:  Ahead of CHOGM Camp Kigali Covid-19 Testing Site has been  Closed

Rwanda:  Ahead of CHOGM Camp Kigali Covid-19 Testing Site has been  Closed

The Rwanda Biomedical Centre (RBC) has notified that the Camp Kigali testing site (Kigali Convention and Exhibition village) would be closed beginning May 20 as part of the Commonwealth Heads of Governments Meeting (CHOGM) preparations. “Camp Kigali is one of the locations for the CHOGM, and we shuttered the camp to provide them time to…

Has Monkeypox entered Rwanda?

Has Monkeypox entered Rwanda?

The Rwandan National Institute of Health (RBC) has released thorough information on monkeypox in different places of the world, offering insight on whether the skin disease has migrated to Rwanda. Monkeypox has been reported in France, Sweden, Spain, Italy, and the United States, among other nations. For the past week, new reports of the sickness…