Dissemination of RMNCH analysis workshop results in Uganda

After two successful analysis workshops organized in November 2017 and July 2018 that brought together government officials and academics from ESA countries, APHRC has supported the dissemination and knowledge translation of the evidence generated further to the analysis workshops. In Uganda, APHRC supported the implementation of in-country dissemination activities targeting...

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Health facility data analysis: 3rd workshop

Naivasha, Kenya November 27-30, 2018 The Countdown to 2030 regional initiative for Eastern and Southern Africa, led by the African Population Health Research Center (APHRC), teamed up with WHO and UNICEF to conduct its 3rd analysis workshop in Naivasha, Kenya, November 27-30, 2018. The focus was on health facility data...

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Measuring Inequalities in Coverage of Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn and Child Health Interventions

The LAC regional network carried out a first workshop in Medellín, Colombia, 18-22 October. The Facultad de Salud Pública, Universidad de Antioquia, offered the venue and local support for the workshop that focused on two main areas: coverage and equity, starting with basic definitions of RMNCH intervention coverage, including data sources...

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Leaving no woman and no child behind: levels and trends in inequalities for RMNCH by wealth, urban-rural residence, and administrative area

September 24-27, 2018 The Countdown to 2030 regional network for West and Central Africa, led by the West Africa Health Organization, conducted its second analysis workshop. The 50 analysts from the Ministry of Health and national public health institutions in 20 countries from the subregion focused on the inequalities in...

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Countdown to Host HSR Symposium Satellite Session (Oct 8th) in Liverpool

Global Symposium on Health Systems Research 2018 Satellite Session Liverpool, United Kingdom Leaving no woman, no child behind: what evidence on inequalities for RMNCH is needed to advocate and act?”  Date:                    Monday, October 8, 2018 Time:                    9:00-17:00 Location:             ACC Liverpool, UK – Room 3B                         Kings Dock, Liverpool L3...

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New Countdown analysis looks at ethnic gaps in coverage of RMNCH services in LAC

In The Lancet Global Health, Marilia Mesenburg and colleagues present Countdown analyses of the ethnic gaps in coverage of reproductive, maternal, and child health (RMNCH) services across 16 Latin American and Caribbean countries. This important study could help to address health equity problems for ethnic minority populations in these regions.”...

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Leaving no woman and no child behind: levels and trends in inequalities for RMNCH by wealth, urban-rural residence, and administrative area

Naivasha, KenyaJuly 9-13, 2018 Download Report The Countdown to 2030 regional network for Eastern and Southern Africa, led by the Africa Population Health Research Centre (APHRC), conducted its second analysis workshop in Naivasha, Kenya, July 9-13, 2018. The 38 analysts from the Ministry of Health and national public health institutions...

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New analysis comparing 4 approaches for tracking donor aid finds substantially different estimates of levels and trends in aid for RMNCH

Tracking donor aid for global health goals: A systematic comparison of four approaches applied to reproductive, maternal, newborn, and child health. How much aid really supports reproductive, maternal, newborn, and child health (RMNCH)? New research published in The Lancet Global Health shows that four high-profile estimates – from the Countdown...

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Countdown/PMNCH Meeting on financial tracking for women’s children’s adolescents’ health

Strengthening the tracking of official development assistance and domestic financing for women’s, children’s and adolescents’ health Countdown to 2030 and the Partnership for Maternal, Newborn & Child Health (PMNCH) organized a consultation on the tracking of global and domestic financing for women’s, children’s and adolescents’ health (WCAH) at the London...

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