Innovation in Myanmar

Innovation in Myanmar

January 2017 saw the third workshop of Innovation in Myanmar, a programme focused on identifying gaps in the current health system and devising innovative solutions for filling them.

Caring Together Awards Launch on World AIDS Day

Caring Together Awards Launch on World AIDS Day

The €10,000 prize Pepal received from winning the gold medal in the Johnson and Johnson (J&J) CSR Corporate Citizen Trust Awards and in November last year, has been used to establish our Caring Together Leadership Awards in Uganda, which took place today as part of the World AIDS Day celebrations.

Update from Kagera

Update from Kagera

A new district joins NJIA.

NJIA is expanding!  Seeking to combat cervical cancer in Tanzania, we have been working in five districts in the Kagera Region in north-west of Tanzania.  We are now delighted to announce the addition of the remote Ngara district bordering Rwanda and Burundi!  

Innovating to combat HIV in Myanmar

Innovating to combat HIV in Myanmar

In July 2016 participants from Johnson & Johnson and three local NGOs, Alliance Myanmar, Pheonix and Retana Metta, came together to find new ways of delivering services to 3,000 people living with HIV in Yangon, Myanmar. 

Continuing the fight against Cervical Cancer in Tanzania

Continuing the fight against Cervical Cancer in Tanzania

In June 2016 the second group of NJIA participants, from international pharmaceutical company Roche and the Tanzanian health sector, came together in Bukoba, Tanzania to develop leadership skills, improve access to cervical cancer services and ultimately save lives. 

New Public Sector Collaboration

New Public Sector Collaboration

We’re thrilled to announce that in September 2016 we will launch the Uganda Leadership Pioneers programme, an exciting new collaboration with CSLE (Cross Sector Leadership Exchange).

Joining the fight against cervical cancer in Tanzania

Joining the fight against cervical cancer in Tanzania

September 2015 saw the launch of the exciting NJIA Leadership Development Programme in Kagera region, Tanzania.                                                             

Looking the part in Uganda

Looking the part in Uganda

Thanks to the fundraising efforts of the Pepal alumnae at Janssen Pharmaceutica (J&J), we have been able to distribute 5,000 snazzy new t-shirts to 5,000 health workers, across 270 sites in Uganda

Partner gets presidential seal of approval

Partner gets presidential seal of approval

Katosi Women Development Trust (KWDT), one of Pepal’s first NGO partners in Uganda, was honoured to receive the Ugandan presidential seal of approval in 2015 for their outstanding work.

Pepal wins gold in J&J CSR Awards

Pepal wins gold in J&J CSR Awards

Pepal is thrilled that its Uganda Leadership Challenge came away with the Gold medal in the Johnson and Johnson (J&J) CSR Corporate Citizen Trust Awards 2015.

Short trip leads to long-term partnership

Short trip leads to long-term partnership

One of Pepal’s first executive leadership training programmes in Uganda in 2012 has led to a much longer-term partnership for the Katosi Women Development Trust.