The University Research South Africa (URSA) is a South African non-profit organization. Its overall mission is to build on and extend the reach of high quality interventions designed to help South Africa meet its most pressing health challenges. URSA believes that the Southern African region possesses tremendous capacity to respond to health challenges.
Its mission also includes working with partners in Southern Africa, including Ministries of Health, local health authorities, and community organizations, to build their capacities to implement, evaluate, and improve health interventions using state-ofthe-art approaches.
URSA has a long -term vision for supporting local Southern African capacity to provide health solutions for the region.