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January 17, 2018

ELMA grantee the African Paediatric Fellowship Programme was featured on CNN!

The African Paediatric Fellowship Programme (The APFP) is the leading training program in Africa dedicated to building the pediatric workforce by providing training and clinical experience in top-ranking African hospitals and universities to African pediatric doctors and nurses.

The programme is implementing change across Africa by creating a network of skilled child-health specialists who are building capacity for saving children’s lives while strengthening health systems.

To date, the APFP has trained 151 pediatric sub specialists and post graduate child health nurses from 13 African countries.

The APFP fellows are becoming leaders in their fields and making quality care a reality for children across Africa.

Click here to watch the full story
on the APFP website.

August 11, 2016

What Does Youth Development Sound Like?

What does youth development sound like? Not sure? Listen to this. Still not convinced? Try…

February 9, 2016

ALIMA: African-Led Humanitarian Response

The Alliance for International Medical Action (ALIMA) is a partner of growing prominence in The ELMA Relief Foundation’s portfolio…

May 18, 2015

The ELMA Community Grants Program

The ELMA Community Grants Program provides financial and capacity building support to organizations operating at…

April 24, 2015

LEAP’s Successful Use of a Challenge Grant for Education in South Africa

LEAP Science and Maths School is a leading education organization in South Africa providing quality…

April 18, 2014

Why Does ELMA Invest In Early Childhood Development in Africa?

A new way of looking at children The way we think about children and childhood…

January 2, 2014

ELMA Commits to Rebuilding Post-Earthquake Haiti by Supporting St. Damien Pediatric Hospital

We frequently hear that people are discouraged from supporting programs and organizations in post-Earthquake Haiti…

December 9, 2013

Why Focus Your Philanthropy on Africa?

In the process of drawing parallels between current Africa-focused philanthropy and the colonial era, Africa’s…

December 4, 2013

ELMA’s First Music & Youth Development Conference

From Beethoven’s Symphony No. 5 to Beyoncé’s “Crazy in Love,” the universal appeal of music…

September 17, 2013

ELMA Philanthropies Launches its First Blog. Why now?

In just over 8 years of existence, the ELMA Group of Foundations has invested in…