#WhyHVO

We invest in health workers, helping to build health system resilience and capacity to ensure all people will have access to high quality health care delivered by local health professionals. Here we tell you why our mission, vision and approach matter.

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Tiger's Nest Monastery, Bhutan #WhyHVO – Remarkable Results - A story from our pediatrics project in Bhutan shows how people working toward a common goal can have remarkable results. Read more...
Hand surgeon with Patient in Ghana #WhyHVO – Improving Quality in the Delivery of Health Care Services - HVO’s vision of a world where all people have access to high quality health care delivered by local health professionals is only possible when we focus on training the people who deliver care - health care providers. Read more...
#WhyHVO – Collaborative Education - By 2030, the world will face a shortfall of 18 million health workers needed to accelerate universal health coverage, particularly in low- and lower-middle income countries, reports the World Health Organization. At HVO, we are working to address the shortfall through collaborative education. Read more...
#WhyHVO – Strengthening Health Systems - Each HVO volunteer and every health worker they train, move us closer to our vision of a world where everyone, everywhere has access to quality health care delivered by local health professionals. Read more...
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