Pakistan 2 project

Education of persons with haemophilia and their families in Pakistan

Partner institution
Pakistan Haemophilia Patients Welfare (PHPW), Islamabad

Represented by
Dr Tahira Zafar, Consultant Haematologist, Director Haemophilia & Thalassaemia Center

5 years, Q1 2008 – Q2 2013



  • Education for people with haemophilia – development of educational material in Urdu for patient education
  • Disease awareness at authority level


  • Six workshops with 735 participants including government officials and media representatives
  • Reaching 150 people with haemophilia and family members, 24 physicians, 10 nurses, 12 government officials and 16 media representatives
  • 6 educational booklets developed in Urdu – 2,000 copies of each printed and about a quarter distributed

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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