Updates: News & Announcements

Updates on our programs and new additions to the website will be announced here.

Fall 2013:

THRP Mozambican delegation visits Saskatoon Read Article >>

Related Articles from Star Phoenix and Gravelbourg Tribune.

Summer 2013:

"In Solidarity" Video clip featuring Ken Lewenza CAW and Antonio Tanda THRP. Watch Now >>

A special hello and thank you video to Minahik Waskahigan School Pinehouse and WP Bate Community School. Watch Now >>

Winter 2013: Poster Presentations added to the Overview section of the homepage.
Oct 2012: THRP recently presented at the University of Saskatchewan Global Health Conference "Local Steps - Global Strides". The presentation "Growing Economic and Social Roots for a Health Community" is available for viewing or download in PDF. Full slides or Handouts.
Spring 2012: Momentos de Aprendizagem - Envolvimento da Comunidade DVD See videos online >>

Basso Bridge project completed. Read more >>

Dec 2011: CBC Radio Interview: Health Training in Mozambique
Vice Minister of Health Visit to Massinga Centre
Ribbon Cutting at Basso Project Bridge
Photo Essay: Update to CAW on Community Health Centre Solar Power
Nov 2011:

"The Gathering Place" video added to Building Fund page.

Oct 2011:

Mozambique Health Workers Tour North

May 2011:

Two new videos added to Moz Clips section.
"Two Days in Tevele", a document by Gerri Dickson, has been added to the site under Education Resources.

March 2011:

Video to Pinehouse School added to homepage
Moz Clips Video section created on the site.

Dec 2010:

An article on the work of THRP has been published in UNI WORLD Magazine Fall 2010. To view the article in PDF, click here. To see the full newsletter, please visit www.aucc.ca.

Aug 2010: Mozambique 165 Economic News added under Global Education Resources - includes articles "Mining expansion", "India & China investment", "Devaluation and inflation", & "Portuguese banks"
New blog by Anne Marie Graham posted "Boundaries"
June 2010:

New "Blogging Mozambique" section added to the site. (Interactive commenting feature coming soon.)

Presentations:

Moving Forward with Community Health Mozambique Building Fund
Programa de Formação e Práctica em Saúde baseado na Comunidade
May 2010: UofS making links in Mozambique - The StarPhoenix view article >>
March 2010:

Mozambique: Poverty strategy impact evaluation (RAI) analysis by Joe Hanlon posted on Global Education Resources >>

Feb 2010:

Making the Links Radio with Joe Hanlon, co-author of "Do Bicycles equal development in Mozambique?"

Training for Health Renewal is developing a Training Modules Series. Read more >>

Jan 2010:

Zambo ni Zambo Organizing in the Communities of Tevele, Basso and Massinga Photo Essay >>

Dec 2009:

A Big, Big Thank You – Kanimumbo – Obrigado!! read more >>
Warm Season's Greetings from the THRP Team!

Fall 2009:

Special Appeal: Closing the Gap on Basso Bridge Project Read more >>
Link to Global Health Programs, UofS See Links page >>

Summer 2009: "No bridge too far for Hat humanitarians" Medicine Hat News, Read article here>>
"Economic Literacy Community Economic Development (CED) Training – From Saskatoon to Mozambique" Quint Development Corporation Spring, 2009 newsletter Read Article >>
Recent gains in eradicating hunger and poverty endangered by economic and food crises Global Health News >>
THRP New Five Year Project
CAW Tribute Video posted
Hope Through Health - Mozambique's Efforts to Improve Health Care and Tackle HIV/AIDS Are Paying Off (CIDA) Web or PDF version
Message from Dean of Medicine - University of Saskatchewan, Bill Albritton
Feb 2009: Video feature posted "10 years of THRP" View video online >>
Moving Forward in Community Health - THRP (pdf)
Global Health News page updated. Making the Links Radio is pleased to collaborate with the Training for Health Renewal program in bringing you a special radio program on Global Health Watch 2. More details >>
March 2008:

Training for Health Renewal Program has recently had the opportunity of working with Sasktel on organizing and sending a container to Massinga Mozambique.

Click to view press releases and photos which tell the story of that container >>

March 2008:

- Global Education Resources page updated

- Featured AIM Headline Story added to Links
"About 100,000 people receiving ARV therapy" View article >>

- new information added to the Building Fund page

Feb 2008:

This is a special radio show Bem Vindo a Boa Saude with the voices of Training for Health Renewal trainers – Maria, Flavia and Lote - while they were in Canada for three months.

It is in Portuguese and Xitsua and is about what they learned in their time in Canada, communities they met here, and impressions they are bringing back to the Massinga Training Centre in Massinga Mozambique.

Fall 2007:

 

Making Radio WavesMaking Radio Waves in Mozambique

We all know that radio is one of the best ways to get the message out. But it can take a while to set up. Don Kossick of THRP took his equipment and ideas to Mozambique to set up a community radio station. CBC takes you there >>

Making Radio Waves is a CBC show on community radio in Massinga, Mozambique. It is produced by Leisha Grebinski and it is on their web site at: www.cbc.ca/morningedition .

Fall 2007:

A 30 minute radio show about the health work in Mozambique is now available online. Click the streaming media player to hear the show.

If you have iTunes, you may visit the UofS iTunesU podcasting site for a downloadable version found under the College of Nursing THRP folder.

June 2007: Handouts from the presentation given by Don Kossick in Vancouver this month can be downloaded in PDF or Powerpoint format.
Spring 2007:

An article has been prepared by Amanda Stephenson of the Global Spectator on her experience in Mozambique.  Read Article >>

At a public lecture hosted by the RBC Community Development Program at the College of Nursing University of Saskatchewan, Stephen Lewis urges public to fight disparities.   Read Article >>

December 2006: House for Trainers Duplex completed >>
Fall 2006: THRP is nominated for the Bill Gates Award for Global Health by Steven Lewis, Access Consulting Ltd and the Centre for Health and Policy Studies, University of Calgary, Canada. Read Nomination Notice (PDF) >>
Summer 2006: The Minister of Health of Mozambique visits the Massinga Training Centre Read write up >>

 

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