The Ministry of Health receives significant technical and financial support from development partners.

WHO - World Health Organisation

Provides funding and technical support for

  • Edpidemic alert and response
  • HIV care and treatment
  • Health Promotion
  • Tobaco Control
  • Environmental Health
  • Essential health technologies and medicines
  • Health Information and Health Development

UNFPA - The United Nations Population Fund

  • Suport Reproductive Health activities

UNICEF - United Nations Children Fund

Support for

  • expanded programme on Immunization (EPI)
  • Nutrition and infant feeding
  • Implementation of the integrated management of childhood illness (IMCI)

SPC - Secretariat of the Pacific Community

Support for

  • the control of Tuberculosis
  • HIV/STIs
  • Non-Communicable disease
  • Disease Surveillance and pandemic preparedness

Considerable support is also provided by

  • AusAID - Australian Agency for International Development
  • NZAID - New Zealand Agency for International Development
  • Cuba
  • Taiwan
  • European Union
  • India
  • Japan

Non-Government Organisation

  • Kiribati Red Cross Society (KRCS)
  • Kiribati Family Health Association (KFHA)
  • LDS
  • St Vincent Paul
  • Pacific Island Medical Aid (PIMA)