Strengthening CHW Programs

USAID ASSIST Project Experience Improving HIV Services

This technical report summarizes the experience of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Applying Science to Strengthen and Improve Systems (ASSIST) Project and its predecessor, the USAID Health Care Improvement...

CHW Regional Meeting | Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, June 19-21, 2012

The USAID-sponsored Community Health Worker (CHW) Regional Meeting held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia from June 19 to 21, 2012, was attended by over 60 government and nongovernmental (NGO) representatives from six African countries (Ethiopia,...

Improving CHW Program Functionality, Performance, and Engagement: Operations Research Results from Zambia

The United Nations Millennium Project identified the large-scale training and deployment of community health workers (CHWs) as an important strategy to fill the human resources gap and achieve the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs)...

Tanzania Human Resources for Health Collaborative

Date improvement activities began: October, 2010 Aims/objectives: This work builds in the HCI-supported Human Resources Collaborative in Niger and utilizes a modified change package from that project. The specific objectives were: -To...

Afghanistan| Balkh/Kunduz (Maternal, Newborn, and Child) MNC Community Demonstration Collaborative

Date improvement activities began: April, 2010 Aims/objectives: 1. Increase uptake, and quality of selected high-impact community antenatal, and post-partum services through a community-based QI approach. 2. Strengthen community to...

Guatemala | ProCONE Community Demonstration Collaborative

Date improvement activities began: September, 2009 Date of end of collaborative: January, 2010 Aims/objectives: The overall aim of the ProCone collaborative is to Reduce Maternal and Neonatal Mortality (ProCONE): The community component of...

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