Health Africa Network seminar and book launch event 14 September 2022

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12 – 12.30 Registration

12.30 -13 Opening the Seminar
Dr. Jaakko Hallila, President, CEO Seinäjoki University of Applied Sciences

Health Africa book launch and introduction
Editorial Team and early-stage key persons from Uganda, Kenya and Finland

13 – 13.15 Greetings/Presentation Finnish National Agency for Education (EDUFI)
Ms. Kaija Pajala, Programme Manager EDUFI

13.15-13.30 Greetings/Presentation Ministry of Education and Culture, Ministry for Foreign Affairs, Finland
Ms. Iina Soiri, Education and Science Counsellor, Team Finland Knowledge Expert, Embassy of Finland, South Africa

13.30–13.45 Greetings/Presentation Clarke International University, Uganda

13.45-14.00 Greetings/Presentation Maseno University, Kenya

14-14.15 Towards mutually beneficial business cooperation between Finland and African countries
Ms. Elisabet Kivimäki, Key Account Manager, International Affairs and Relocation Services, Seinäjoki Region Business Center Into

14.15-14.30 Way forward and summing-up of the day

14.30-15 Coffee


Health Africa Network as Promoter of Global Responsibility and Partnerships:

Establishing and Maintaining Active Long-term Cooperation Between Finnish and African Higher Education Institutions
Ilmo Anttila, Helli Kitinoja, Merja Seppälä, Anitta Juntunen, Helinä Mesiäislehto-Soukka, Tiina Ojanperä, Kaisa Seppälä (Eds.)


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