DOH-Region 8 partners with ZFF for UHC and nutrition

In a nod to Zuellig Family Foundation’s (ZFF) programs on Universal Health Care (UHC), the Department of Health’s Center for Health Development in Region 8 (DOH-CHD 8) collaborated with ZFF to accelerate UHC implementation and address nutrition challenges in the region. The DOH-CHD 8 has been a ZFF partner since 2013 under health governance leadership […]

Integrated family planning services for UHC

The importance of family planning (FP) in achieving Universal Health Care (UHC) was highlighted in the 2022 International Conference on Family Planning (ICFP) held in Pattaya City, Thailand from November 14 to 17, 2022. At the said event, the Zuellig Family Foundation (ZFF) presented its leadership course on Minimum Initial Service Package for Sexual and […]

Northern Luzon provinces on their way to UHC

Provincial leaders in northern Luzon sharpen their knowledge on how to attain Universal Health Care (UHC) by improving health services and overall health systems. ZFF’s BayangMalusog: Provincial Leaders for UHC Acceleration program gave leaders, which included nine governors in attendance, insights on navigating the challenges UHC demands. For Dr. Manuel Dayrit, former health secretary and […]

Multistakeholder partnerships to address health and environmental issues

Two events highlighted the need for stronger collaborations among government agencies, the private sector, non-government organizations, and academic institutions to address health and environmental issues. At the 53rd Asia Pacific Academic Consortium for Public Health (APACPH) held last September, Ernesto D. Garilao, Zuellig Family Foundation (ZFF) chairman and president, presented how ZFF’s partnership with the […]

Minimum Initial Service Package for Sexual and Reproductive Health

What is the Minimum Initial Service Package for Sexual and Reproductive Health (MISP for SRH)? And what can local government leaders do to ensure continuous delivery of SRH needs amid emergencies? To answer these questions and more, the Zuellig Family Foundation (ZFF) came up with an informational video and a technical roadmap following the colloquium […]

Two PH cities on their way to better nutrition governance

The Zuellig Family Foundation (ZFF) concluded the initial training and learning sessions to its two partners that share ZFF’s vision of ensuring the proper nutrition of pregnant women and children up to two years of age or what is known as the first 1,000 days (F1KD) of life. Cebu From Oct. 5 to 6, ZFF […]

Provincial UHC program through ZFF’s academic partnerships

More provincial governors and their health officials are expected to get trained toward the implementation of the Universal Health Care (UHC) law. This comes after the Zuellig Family Foundation (ZFF) conducted a training of trainers (TOT) for 28 faculty members of seven academic institutions. The TOT, held last Oct. 5 to 6 oriented the participants […]

Former Health Chief Named to ZFF Board

The Zuellig Family Foundation recently welcomed former Health Secretary Esperanza Cabral to its board of trustees. She is the lone woman and the second former health chief in the ten-person board. She brings to Foundation not just her clinical and public health experiences but her vast knowledge as well about the plight of the poor […]