Report from the October Board meeting


October 2017 Board meeting 

The FEN Board met (by Skype) in October. The following items were discussed:

Projects funded by FEN:

  • Report from the first ‘Adopt a Professional’ trainee, Lumbani Phiri from Zambia. This report can be found in the projects section of the website
  • Confirmation that the equipment to run Africa MedLab Radio has been purchased. Broadcasts will be available shortly from
  • Initial report from the Ethiopian Public Health Institute on the project to improve the quality of microscopy in the diagnosis and management of malaria

Operational issues:

  • Distribution of the autumn 2017 newsletter, available from this website
  • Collaboration with the AACC Global Outreach Program to share information and publicity. See
  • Opportunities for further international collaboration
  • Fundraising and finances
  • Report for the meeting of the Executive Board of the Founder (IFCC)