Private Sector Partnerships – MIDA FINNSOM works with telemedicine and Baby Aid Kits


Private sector companies and service providers have always been used in the development aid projects. However in the recent decade more and more tools and support mechanisms are being developed to raise the level and intensity of private sector engagement both in the traditional development aid projects as well as in growing economies in developing countries.

Addressing the needs of mothers and children in Somalia


Finnish Baby Aid Kit

IOM Finland has entered into a partnership with a Finnish company called Logonet to improve maternal health in Somalia with Finnish Baby Aid Kits. The Finnish Baby Aid Kit is a childbirth and nursing kit that is especially developed to be used in developing countries as well as in crisis and emergency conditions. The kit contains materials for childbirth and nursing a new-born.

Telemedicine online services to Somalia


Addressing the health sector gaps and expert-to-expert knowledge transfer

Suomen Kotilääkäripalvelu (SKP) provides technological and human resources in form of telemedicine consultations and services in cooperation with the International Organization for Migration (IOM) to Somaliland. The collaboration started in 2015 and the main objective is to provide support to increase the quality of maternal and dental health care provision in targeted public health institutions in Somaliland.

MIDA FINNSOM -project: New dialysis unit opening in Somaliland

The situation for those needing dialysis treatment in Somaliland is getting much better next year when the areas second dialysis unit will be opening in the city of Borama. 

MIDA FINNSOM –hanke: Uusi dialyysiosasto rakenteilla Somalimaahan


Dialyysihoitoa tarvitsevien potilaiden tilanne Somalimaassa paranee ensi vuonna huomattavasti kun Boraman kaupungin sairaalaan avataan maan toinen dialyysiosasto. Hankkeen vetäjä, suomalainen Ahmed Haddi, on ollut IOM:n MIDA FINNSOM–projektin kautta mukana perustamassa myös Somalimaan, ja koko Somalian, ensimmäistä dialyysiosastoa Hargeisa Group Hospitaliin.

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