April 24-30 is World Immunization Week. Mike Favin and Rebecca Fields of the Maternal and Child Survival Program (MCSP) explain how the project is promoting community participation to increase immunization rates using the “My Village, My Home” tool.
Immunization matters for everyone but learn more about why some adults are still not getting vaccinated as recommended. Also, learn about the Massachusetts Adult Immunization Coalition’s 20th annual Adult Immunization Conference, happening Tuesday, April 14, 2015.
On the front lines of immunization: A nurse midwife and a low-cost, paper tool helped achieve 93% vaccine coverage in rural India
Written by Robert Steinglass, Director, JSI Immunization Center An effective tool in the hands of the right person can make all the difference in the world. Such is the case in Chandradeepa*, a remote village in northern India, where […]
Elizabeth Creel, Advancing Partners & Communities Project Director, JSI Bailey Herrington, Knowledge Management Program Coordinator, JSI Lori Pappas, Founder of the Global Team for Local Initiatives “I was treated worse than a baboon in the forest. […]
MEASURE Evaluation worked with local authorities in the Iringa and Njombe regions of Tanzania to illustrate the potential of maps and geographic information systems (GIS) for supporting effective programming of resources and enhancing data-driven decision making in the health sector.
The AIDS.gov project discusses the epidemic’s impact on youth on National Youth HIV & AIDS Awareness Day (#NYHAAD).
Staff from the USAID DELIVER project write about how they’re teaching logistics skills to Ghana’s nurses and pharmacists on the front lines of the supply chain.
Former WNBA player Astou Ndiaye describes how “Live, Learn, and Play” project inspires young women.
The HealthKeepers Network (HKN) shows how mobile money has changed the way patients make payments in rural communities.
JSI Communications advisor Jane Phelan discusses the importance of strategic planning for civil society organizations’ long-term sustainability.