Kabul, Afghanistan – USAID on Thursday announced a new engineering degree program with Kabul Medical University.
Kabul Medical University (KMU) and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) initiated the project at a ceremony on February 9. The program is designed to train technicians on how to repair critical medical equipment.
Modern medical equipment in Afghan hospitals and clinics is often provided by international donors and frequently needs specialized technicians for proper operation and maintenance.
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- Implementation period: July 2008 – June 2015
- Project budget: $259 million
USAID Partnership Contracts for Health (PCH) project supports the Afghan Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) to deliver basic health services to more than 1.5 million Afghans every month.
- Implementation period: September 2013 – September 2018
- Project budget: $5.6 million
Last updated: March 05, 2015