Blood for Life & RAFFA receive BBIUK “Entrepreneur of the Year Award 2013”. The two Diaspora-led organisations led by Dr Dapo Odumeru and Rudi Page have worked in partnership to deliver specialist medical equipment for Blood Transfusion Services and Hospitals throughout Africa and the Caribbean. This is a special international leadership project as it links NHS Blood & Transplant Global Health aspirations with Diaspora-led NGOs mission to contribute to the UN Millennium Development Goals on Maternal Health to “improve mothers and babies lives” with the assurance of scale, value and efficiency. The partnership has recently acquired mobile clinics for Tamale Teaching Hospital, Ghana and National Blood Transfusion Services, Jamaica.
Ghana Maternal Health & Care programme supported by The Ghana High Commission London, Tamale Teaching Hospital and facilitated by Prince Kwame Osei-Tutu, Princeperry Healthcare Initiative (PHI)will be launched in Spring 2014 as a global pilot. For more information: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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