Mulago Foundation Hosts Annual Design Course

By their own admission, the Mulago Foundation is obsessed with impact. They are driven to find social entrepreneurs (for-profit and non-profit), change agents, and mission-driven organizations working to go to scale and amplify a demonstrated solution. In fact, rather than accepting proposals, they seek out changemakers whom they can mentor, support, and train up. Jennifer Schechter, […]

Welcome to Ellen Zouras, Project Manager Change Fellow Through Construction For Change!

Ellen Zouras, a Project Manager Change Fellow through Construction for Change, brings a wealth of experience to Togo. Hope Through Health partners with the 30/30 Project and Construction for Change to renovate health clinics and build new facilities across northern Togo. Ellen will loan her expertise to help renovate dilapidated health centers so that they […]

Welcome to our Newest Team Member, Research Assistant, Nandita Rajshekhar!

Nandita Rajshekhar joins the Hope Through Health team as a research assistant who is passionate about implementation science, global health, and the opportunity to incorporate findings directly into healthcare policy and practice.   Shortly after completing an undergraduate degree in Molecular Genetics at The Ohio State University, Nandita began considering research beyond mice and microscopes. […]

Similar, but different: Peer learning exchange improves quality of healthcare in Togo and Rwanda

In January 2017, HTH partnered with Health Builders to participate in the 2017 CHMI Learning Exchange program. In this blog, Pernille Hoej, Hope Through Health’s Maternal and Child Health Program Coordinator, describes the experience. This blog originally appeared on the Center for Health Market Innovations blog.   During our short trip to Rwanda, a phrase we often heard was, “You […]

Introducing Our New Medical Director!

Hope Through Health is thrilled to have Dr. Komlan Nabissan Kenkou join our staff as the new Medical Director! Dr. Kenkou has extensive experience working within the public health sector and is a lifetime champion of health equity. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Statistics; a Master’s Degree in Public Health from the University of Aix-Marseille; a Master’s […]

Hope Through Health Recognized for Commitment to Vulnerable Populations

The numbers behind the HIV/AIDS epidemic in Togo mask a hidden threat. While an overall prevalence rate of 3.2% in Togo might suggest an epidemic that is slowly but surely coming under control, the risk is much more significant for certain vulnerable populations. Notably, in sex workers and men who have sex with men (MSM), […]

All Staff Retreat 2017

On May 26th, Hope Through Health hosted its second annual All Staff Retreat. With over one hundred employees spread out over 10 different locations throughout Togo, the retreat offered the chance to bring everyone together for one day to focus on our shared mission: delivering high-quality healthcare to neglected populations. Not since last year have […]

We’re hiring!

We’re looking for dynamic, self-starters to join our team! If you have research experience or are marketing and communications savvy, check out the below openings. 1. Manager of Marketing and Communications  2. Research Assistant    

A Day In The Life of Kpindi’s Health Center Staff

The Kpindi health center is the smallest of the four satellite clinics that Hope Through Health serves, and arguably the most in need of attention and repair. Ali, the pharmacist in Kpindi, sits at his desk surrounded by stacks of cardboard boxes and plywood shelves. “There are basic things that we lack here. The solar […]

Help us renovate three health centers!

Being a patient at the health center in Kpindi, Sarakawa, or Djamde in northern Togo, is filled with challenges. It means sitting on a bench with a row of other patients, mostly mothers holding babies, all waiting to be seen by the nurse. It often means enduring a lack of privacy in the crowded hospitalization room […]