Health sector


  • 2013 : A milestone year for the health sector in overseas France

    A milestone year for the health sector in overseas France... While AFD has been providing EUR 40m of financing a year to the health sector in the French overseas territories since 1999, in 2013 there was a record amount of EUR 129m of financing approvals, underscoring the strengthening of AFD's support-advisory role
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  • New AFD financing for the health sector in Overseas France

    New AFD financing for the health sector in Overseas France
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  • New AFD financing for the health sector in Overseas France

    New AFD financing for the health sector in Overseas France
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  • A successful third bilateral working session

    Last December, major stakeholders of the health sector from Suriname and French Guiana attended the third bilateral working session for bilateral cooperation, co- chaired by Dr. Marthelise Eersel, Director of Health at the Ministry of Health of Suriname, and Mr. Philippe Damie, director of the Regional Health Agency of French Guiana
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  • AFD in the Palestinian Territories

    A 5 8 M Euro project funded by AFD, enabled the Palestinian Health sector to have a sustainable and effective system for drug procurement, management and distribution. The new Central Medical Store, with an area of 8500 m² and operational since early 2015, was inaugurated in April 2 2016 by the Prime Minister Dr Rami Al Hamdallah and the French Minister of Social Affairs and Health Mme. Marisol Touraine
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  • Projects funded by AFD in Laos

    Support to health sector. Last update in April 2016
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  • Links

    Links. Links. Relations franco-palestiniennes. Water Sector. Local Development PEERE. Health Sector. Economy Sector. Other Partners. Last update in September 2013
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  • AFD and UNICEF sign a grant agreement to support a Ministry of Health and Population primary healthcare project

    The Primary Healthcare Support Project marks the first contribution of AFD to the health sector in Egypt. The project seeks to improve quality of care in over 700 Family Health Units in the Delta and Canal Regions and strengthen the health system at large through training, equipment provision and rehabilitation activities
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  • Press Releases

    This Euro2m project is part of a long-standing French tradition to support hospitals in developing countries and will contribute to improving the quality of human resources in the health sector. It is in line with France's cooperation and development assistance strategy in the health sector, which specifically aims to reduce maternal and infant mortality in developing countries
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  • Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

    This Foundation was created in 2000 by Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates and is very active in the health sector, particularly for issues related to vaccination. It has also set up a global development program to support the agricultural sector and give the most vulnerable populations access to financial services
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