Strengthening HRH (Human Resources for Health) in Duhok Province


Duhok Governorate
Cooperation years:
GSD Participants:
San Raffaele nurse
Host country's participants:
the General Directorate of Health of Duhok
Italian Agency for Development Cooperation
Implementing agency:

Project Aim

Strengthening the capacities of Duhok Directorate General of Health in achieving higher clinical performance of health staff through training and the use of simulation.

Background of the Project

Recognizing the centrality of the health workforce role in supporting the Health System in translating its vision into improved health care on the ground, the proposed action targets to strengthening of the health system performance through capacity development and training of health professionals, with a specific focus on the learning environment. The project's donor is GIZ/Gmbh (Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit).

Objectives achieved

The remodeling works of the Clinical Skills Training Center (CSTC) have been finalized in all details and the center was inaugurated on the 10/12/20. All the technologies (cameras, computers, projectors etc.) have been installed. The training material for the E-Learning Platform, allowing the activation of the Training of Trainers for the team of the center, has been finalized and the website created. The team of local trainers has been composed in coordination with DGoH (General Directorate of Health in Duhok).


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