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About


We are based in Oslo and support global health projects and organizations in Africa, Latin America and Southeast Asia. We provide your organization with technical support, research, monitoring and evaluation advise and development of training curricula. We focus on strengthening what we believe are core pillars of successful interventions: strong evidence, ongoing training and support and motivated teams.



Candela Iglesias Chiesa

Candela is passionate about using evidence to advance global health and social development in the world. Her aim is to support local actors to strengthen their programmes through better data and sharing of results, developing leadership skills and building stronger teams.

She holds an MSc in Public Health from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine and did her PhD research at the Pasteur Institute in Paris.

Candela has over 15 years of experience on HIV/AIDS and other infectious diseases, along with experience in Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Sexual and Reproductive Health, Maternal, Child and Adolescent health, gender equity, psychosocial support and mental health programmes.

She has worked with NGOs, research organizations and health institutions in Latin America and Africa, supporting them in:

  • Developing health and psychosocial support programmes.
  • Analysing results and sharing lessons learned in adequate venues.
  • Understanding and setting up monitoring and evaluation systems.
  • Strengthening organizational processes.
  • Training individuals in public speaking and leadership skills
  • Designing and imparting workshops to train facilitators in health issues (HIV-AIDS, Sexual health, qualitative and quantitative data analysis).

Read her interview for the LSHTM Alumni blog here

Resume (pdf)

List of publications (pdf)

Linked In profile

Anna Häggblom

Anna Häggblom is a public health professional, with a strong dedication to improving health globally. Anna was trained in Sweden and holds a Master in International Public Health (MPH) from Lund University and a Bachelor’s degree in Social Anthropology.

Anna has 10 years of international development experience mainly from Sub-Saharan Africa and South-East Asia. She has extensive program and project management experience and has led international teams. Her skills include monitoring & evaluation, results and knowledge management, organizational learning, and capacity building. Anna has worked intensively on approaches for strengthening health systems in low-resource settings with a particular focus on primary health care, health service delivery, and training and retention of the health workforce. She has worked on health policy development, tools and training materials in the area of maternal, child and adolescent health as well as sexual and reproductive health and rights.

Anna has worked with health-oriented NGOs, the World Health Organization, foundations and governments. She possesses qualitative research skills, and is experienced in producing proposal, academic, technical and fundraising documents. Anna has work experience in four languages (Swedish, English, Spanish, German).

Resume (pdf)

List of publications (pdf)

Linked In profile