1. E-learning for Upgrading Midwives Phase II Project: 2016-2022
The project goal is to contribute toward reduction in maternal mortality in Malawi, and improvement of availability of health services for mothers and children in Malawi. The expected outcomes are to make sure that e-learning is introduced as a tool for health care workers’ training strategies in training institutions as part of their professional qualifications. The targeted beneficiaries are nurse midwives, tutors and mentors, and public and private health training institutes. The project is using capacity building of health training institutions to use e-learning to upgrade nurse midwife technicians to registered nurse as its strategy and it is being implemented at Ekwendeni College of Nursing-Mzuzu District (Northern Region) and Malawi College of Health Sciences-Blantyre Campus (Southern Region), and is being funded by Bread for the world (BftW) and GSK.