Our approach and values

We are respectful and caring

  • We respect the local context and support people to strengthen their systems and capacity in a way that is relevant to them.
  • We seek to build on infrastructure and services that already exist.

We are empowering

  • We promote local leadership and sustainability.

  • We leverage in-country expertise and networks.
  • We are pragmatic and flexible: keen to test out new and innovative ideas and solutions.

  • We promote task-sharing within the workforce.

We are ethical and independent

  • We act thoughtfully and responsibly with our staff and clients and in the work we do
  • We are evidence based and free from industry influence.

We are experts in what we do

  • We use a peer to peer model (practising primary care practitioners supporting primary care practitioners).

  • We have global clinical associates.
  • We have experience working in diverse and challenging settings and with a wide range of partners.
  • We also experiment with new approaches (clinical, behavioural or technological), and with new ways that we can apply our core capabilities (and extend them) across a range of different settings.