As you may know we have recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding with UNFPA. As a result of this collaboration between UNFPA- Eastern Europe and Central Asia Regional Office (EECARO) and (EBCOG) we are, together, offering an annual Award of the value of 4,000 Euros, as a contribution towards the expenses of visiting a specialised centre which offers knowledge and skills to advance quality improvement in sexual and reproductive health in this Region. The host centre will be nominated by EBCOG through one of its European member societies and associated Subspecialist Societies and Professional Associations.
Applicants must be health professionals who are resident and working in Eastern European (excluding those of the European Union) and Central Asian Countries (EECA-Region) in the field of sexual and reproductive health (SRH)
The eligible countries are those covered by EECA-Regional Office (EECARO) and are as follows: Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kosovo (UNSCR 1244), Kyrgyz Republic, Republic of Moldova, Serbia, Tajikistan, TFY Republic of Macedonia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Ukraine and Uzbekistan.
This information is available on the EBCOG and UNFPA web sites but the closing date for applications is 30th August. All the information is attached together with an application form and I would ask you to please make your friends and colleagues aware of this opportunity.
Dr Tahir Mahmood
President of EBCOG