Tunisian health sector to undergo overhaul

We share with you a brief history of the public health sector in Tunisia, a sector which is undergoing overhaul and reforms
Details: https://oxfordbusinessgroup.com/overview/annual-check-solid-foundation-sector-ready-overhaul?fbclid=IwAR3qzCQT1wFoKN2m8ehBQnat-Dt3OIzyItWmWaFF7BHM7JnLI9iQE8oqfs8

Les inégalités régionales persistent en termes d'infrastructures

The latest report on infrastructure indicators 2017 has just revealed the existence of a gap in the health sector in the health sector, especially in the number of beds available in hospital facilities. Although the number of beds has evolved from 15.574 beds in 1994 to 21.080 in 2017, the gap remains in the regions, since 28 % of the beds, or 6059, are placed in the Hospital structures of greater Tunis (Huffington Post Maghreb)

Details: https://www.huffpostmaghreb.com/entry/sante-les-inegalites-regionales-persistent-en-terme-dinfrastructures_mg_5d37027ce4b004b6adb600c4?ncid=other_facebook_eucluwzme5k&utm_campaign=share_facebook&fbclid=IwAR0Kt2pvrmSg3CYejMq9vpW1JLUOSa34PZLAJ6nCv4RPFAEjr06wh98JwX4

Longterm impact of CONFIDE project in Tunisia

Africa Needs Strong National Public Health Institutes

`Dr Chikwe Ihekweazu, the Director-General of Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) says Africa needs strong National Public Health Institutes (NPHIs) to mitigate infectious disease outbreaks caused by climate change and biological weapons.`

Details: https://mpmania.com/news/africa-needs-strong-national-public-health-institutes-ncdc-dg/?fbclid=IwAR2RwrE5L_ok-EKrR9XEca59p4P-afttBu59DZyXhHb9hZBsUgAWXGzcAt8

Regional development in Tunisia

Tunisia has managed to achieve a fairly good economic growth across the most developed regions in the past years, while less developed regions are hampered to grow due to growing infrastructure disparities and skewed allocation of resources (Larbi Sadiki - Brookings Edu).

Details: https://www.brookings.edu/research/regional-development-in-tunisia-the-consequences-of-multiple-marginalization/?fbclid=IwAR2T6OlzZyYD-4ipJUrq2GjXFA-F4s7v2Qz6BkRTr0_Rnf_w0OIHm_WyeLk

Call for applications

Call for application 2019 for the award of professional training / coaching of innovative projects of three (03) months for each internship in the federation of wallonia-Brussels.

Details: http://www.anpr.tn/appel-a-candidature-2019-pour-lobtention-de-bourse-de-stage-professionnel-de-formationencadrement-des-projets-innovants-de-trois-03-mois-pour-chaque-stage-en-federation-de-wallonie-bruxel/

The influence of diet on frailty

"Poorer overall diet quality was linked with an increased risk of becoming frail in a study of U.S. community-dwelling older adults, published in the Journal of the American Geriatric Society."

Read the full story at:
https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_rele…/2019-07/w-dqm070219.php

Public health policy: assumptions and expectations

Public health policy: assumptions and expectations
https://paulcairney.wordpress.com/…/public-health-policy-a…/

CONFIDE National meeting

Meeting of the Confide Tunisian partners from the Universities of Sfax, Sousse and Tunis on the 4th of July 2019 at the Faculty of Medicine of Tunis. Evaluation of the 18 previous Months of the Confide Project.

 

Chronic Diseases and Integrated Care: Rethinking Health and Welfare Systems Conference

Chronic Diseases and Integrated Care: Rethinking Health and Welfare Systems Conference, will take place on 24-25 October 2019, in Kosice, Slovakia.
Abstract submission details here: https://conference2019.mc3.sk/abstract-submission/

CONFIDE at the EUPHA conference

CONFIDE project will be present at the 12th European Public Health Conference - Building bridges for solidarity and public health. https://ephconference.eu/