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Initiative Name:
Nursing Clinical Instructor Capacity Building Project between Jamaica and Guyana
Initiative Status:
Implementation phase / on-going
Adaptation, replication or scaling up of a previous initiative?
No
Modality of the initiative:
Triangular
Category(ies):
Improved Quality and Access to Health Systems and Services
Keywords:
nursing enfermería education educación human resources for health recursos humanos para la salud

Geographic Identifiers

Region(s):
Americas
Countries Leading or Providing Technical Cooperation:
Jamaica
Countries Demanding Technical Cooperation:
Guyana
Participating National Institutions, Organizations and/or Subregional Entities:
Ministry of Health Guyana: Office of the Chief Nurse; Schools of Nursing; Human Resources Development Unit, Ministry of Health of Jamaica, WHO Collaborating Centre for Nursing and Midwifery Development in the Caribbean, University of the West Indies School of Nursing (UWISON).
Participating International and Multilateral Organizations:
Pan American Health Organization (PAHO/WHO)
Initiative Start Date:
04-2011
Initiative End Date:
12-2011

Initiative Cost/Budget and Sources of Funding

Initiative Total Cost/Budget: (in US$)
$50,000
Percentage Contributed by National Governments:
32% - $16 000
Percentage Contributed by 3rd party sources:
58% - PAHO ($34 000)

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Contact Information:

Name of Contact Person:
Javier Uribe – Health Systems and Services Advisor
Organization:
Pan American Health Organization (PAHO)
Address:
8 Brickdam, Stabroek
Georgetown, Guyana

Telephone:
592-225-3000
Fax:
592-226-6654
Email:
uribejav@guy.paho.org

Additional Contact Information:
Ms. Tarramattie Barker, Chief Nursing Officer, Ministry of Health, Guyana. Tel. 592-227-1745. Email: tarramattie_barker@yahoo.com