Welcome to the Shareweb of the SDC Health Network

This is the Health Network Shareweb of the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation SDC. Our staff and partners as well as anybody interested in international health issues are welcome to use the SDC Health Shareweb. This shareweb serves as a gateway to the latest SDC Health Policy and Practice, the Swiss contribution to reaching the Sustainable Development Goals related to health, as well as to general information about the work we are doing. Read more about us >>


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27/05/2021 19:05
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The GHF will be held in 10 days and will be fully virtual!

With the overall goal of contributing to improve health and care access in the world, the Geneva Health Forum brings together key global health actors to discuss current global health challenges. With an average of over 1500 participants from all sectors (such as field actors, academics, and the private sector) the Geneva Health Forum gives a voice to actors from the field and bridges them with policy-makers present in Geneva. In order to help answer to current challenges, the Geneva Health Forum gives visibility to innovative, accessible and sustainable practices and tools that can allow for better access to health and care worldwide. ​

Please find all information, schedule and registration links on the GHF website​.​

05/11/2020 16:19

Finding fit-for-purpose tools in the fight against chronic disease

The understanding that emergency response is no longer about emergencies alone triggered ICRC’s Innovation team to support a unique collaboration among their humanitarian partners, the Foundation for Innovative New Diagnostics (FIND) and the private sector. This intervention receives support from SDC.

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05/11/2020 13:15

The open-source software for health financing operations

By the end of 2020, SDC and BMZ are launching a catalytic fund in order to allow new countries or institutions to adapt and implement OpenIMIS. Read more >>

03/11/2020 08:58


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Network contact

The contact person for the health network is Viviane Hasselmann, Co-Focal Point Global Programme Health.

Post your own news

If you have news, you would like to share on this page, please contact Franz Thiel, Health Shareweb Facilitator.

Health Events Calendar

Visit our Health Events Calendar to find more details about upcoming workshops, conferences or meetings.

If you would like to share an events in the calender, please contact Martina Staenke.

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