USAID ASSIST Project Annual Performance Monitoring Report FY15
This annual report for the USAID ASSIST Project summarizes the project's accomplishments and results in FY15 supporting the application of modern improvement methods by host country providers and managers in USAID-assisted countries. During FY15, USAID ASSIST provided assistance in 23 countries through field and core funding.
- Improvement in key indicators: As discussed in this report, ASSIST-supported programs demonstrated improved care and outcomes for a range of services, including antenatal and postnatal care, essential obstetric and newborn care, PMTCT, HIV care and treatment, TB-HIV case management, malaria, and NCD services.
- Publications: In FY15, project staff published eight peer-reviewed articles; 10 case studies; eight technical and research reports; 13 short reports; 12 tools and change packages for country institutions; and five videos describing project-supported work and results.
- Presentations: During FY15, ASSIST had an active presence at 12 international and eight national conferences. In all, staff made 43 oral presentations and led 10 workshops at the 20 conferences, thereby sharing knowledge of lessons learned from the use of modern improvement approaches.
- Research and evaluation studies: At the end of FY15, the project had 33 studies underway in 12 countries.