Rwanda

The Challenge

To provide technical and educational support to expand cervical cancer prevention activities.

The Objectives

To provide technical and educational support to expand cervical cancer prevention activities.

Our Partners in Rwanda

Rwanda Ministry of Health

The main goal of the Ministry of Health is to provide and continually improve the health services of the Rwandan population through the provision of preventive, curative and rehabilitative health care, thereby contributing to the reduction of poverty and enhancing the general well-being of the population. Dr. Agnes Binagwaho is the Minister of Health and was appointed in May 2011; previously she had been Permanent Secretary of Health since October 2008.

Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School

For almost two centuries, Mass General has been affiliated with Harvard Medical School. The hospital also serves as a site for the principal clinical experience as well as a number of other clerkships. Mass General is committed to ensuring that Harvard Medical School students have a positive educational experience and achieve their objectives while rotating through the hospital.


Progress Updates

Strategic Plan

Working with Rwanda MOH to develop a strategic plan on implementation of cervical cancer screening.