Helping to plan for, find and keep the workforce needed to deliver health for all.
AHP is a social profit organisation that works with the South African government and civil society organisations to find solutions to Human Resources for Health challenges.
Doctors from five provinces attend AHP Orientation
9 April 2014
Health professionals from five provinces attended an Africa Health Placements (AHP) Orientation session in Johannesburg, learning more about the diagnosis, treatment and management of HIV, TB and STI’s. Read full story
South Africa needs rural doctors
8 April 2014
Although working conditions are tough in rural areas, doctors need to go where they are most needed, says a medical student. Read full story
Launch of the WONCA Rural Medical Education Guidebook
8 April 2014
An international, open access guidebook on Rural Medical Education was launched on 5 April 2014 at the 12th WONCA World Rural Health Conference in Gramado, Brazil. The Guidebook, which has been six years in the making, is a special project of the Working Party on Rural Practice of the World Organisation of Family Doctors (WONCA). Read full story
South Africa celebrates ten years of free HIV treatment
7 April 2014
South Africa introduced free ARVs in the public sector in April 2004 after a lengthy battle between activists and former President Thabo Mbeki and Health Minister Dr Manto Tshabalala-Msimang, who questioned the link between HIV and AIDS, and ARVs’ effectiveness. Read full story