India 11 – Youth Camp

Leadership and education camp for young people with haemophilia and allied bleeding disorders in India

Partner institution
Hemophilia Federation India (HFI)

Represented by
Dr Kanjaksha Ghosh, President

Duration
3.5 years, Q2 2010 – Q4 2013

Status
Completed

Achievements

  • First national Youth Group Leadership Camp organised with 80 participants from 32 local chapters in India
  • Leadership manual developed and roles and responsibilities allocated across the HFI
  • Training sessions held covering project management, bookkeeping and the importance of physiotherapy
  • New youth group leaders elected
  • Action plans established in order to implement the youth group organisation in all present chapters

“We need to create an infrastructure for people with bleeding disorders. Steps have been taken to achieve this and now we want to learn from youth to take it further—we want to know what they want and create a new management wave,” Dr Kanjaksha Ghosh, project partner and President of the HFI.

Partner with NNHF

NNHF funds and supports projects in developing countries to improve access to care for people with haemophilia and allied bleeding disorders.

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