Mozambique-Canada Maternal Health Project will close on a high note

Mozambique-Canada Maternal Health Project will close on a high note

Some reflections by Nazeem Muhajarine, Principal Investigator, Mozambique-Canada Maternal Health Project It is not often that a cruise-liner can turn on a dime compared to a speed boat. But that is exactly what the Mozambique-Canada Maternal Health Project did when...
Congratulations, Esperança Francisco Mazive, Ambassador for a Day!

Congratulations, Esperança Francisco Mazive, Ambassador for a Day!

On International Women’s Day, we celebrate Esperança Francisco Mazive, who has been named Canada’s Ambassador for a Day by the Canadian High Commission in Mozambique! The Ambassador for a Day is an initiative by Diplomatic Missions in Mozambique, for young Mozambican...
International Development Week and Black History Month: Learning through Partnership

International Development Week and Black History Month: Learning through Partnership

To mark International Development Week (IDW) and Black History Month this year, the USask International Office organized a “Lunch and Learn” event on Feb. 9. The event invited USask researchers engaged in different parts of Africa to share about their work under the...
Project Principal Investigator named Canadian Academy of Health Sciences Fellow

Project Principal Investigator named Canadian Academy of Health Sciences Fellow

Congratulations, Nazeem Muhajarine! On September 20, 2023, Dr. Nazeem Muhajarine was elected as a Fellow into the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences. Election as a Fellow to the Academy is considered one of the highest honours for individuals in the Canadian health...
With our own eyes

With our own eyes

Denise Kouri (Project Strategic Advisor) and Don Kossick (Communications and Engagement Advisor) returned last week from a month-long visit to Mozambique. We interviewed them in Saskatoon to catch some highlights of their trip. What was the purpose of your visit? This...
Project team member appointed to the Order of Canada

Project team member appointed to the Order of Canada

Congratulations Don Kossick! In December 2022, Don Kossick was appointed to the Order of Canada — one of Canada’s highest honours. It recognizes people across all sectors of society who have made extraordinary and sustained contributions to our society....