This is an information sheet for consumers about the hormonal contraceptive known as Depo-Provera (DMPA) and the WHO grading system for contraceptives explains key issues in plain language.
This introductory 3-page document summarizes the debate over whether certain hormonal contraceptives increase women’s risk of HIV acquisition.
VRIDDHI: Scaling Up RMNCH+A interventions Project works with the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare in India to realize its goal of ensuring comprehensive and integrated health services to mothers, children and adolescents through a ‘continuum of care’ approach.
This fact sheet offers information about cholera prevention related to sanitation, food and water. It also covers signs and symptoms, treatment, and treatment of water.
This training manual for cholera prevention and control is intended for community health workers (CHWs) to help their communities prevent cholera illnesses and deaths.
Healthy Timing and Spacing of Pregnancies (HTSP) is an approach to helping couples time their pregnancies to occur during a mother’s healthiest years (ages 18-34) and space pregnancies by 3 to 5 years, improving both maternal and child health.
This fact sheet describes a project undertaken between SSDI-Communication and the University of Malawi to enhance the SBCC skills of lecturers and students.
This was done through the provision of learning and practical opportunities.
Key activities under the MoU were:
SSDI-Communication and the Malawi Health Education Section (HES) launched the Media4Life initiative to deepen the relationship between the health and media sectors in Malawi in order to advance public health in Malawi.
This fact sheet explains the capacity strengthening initiative of the Moyo ndi Mpamba campaign. In this initiative, SSDI-Communication conducted a capacity mapping and assessment exercise to identify capacity gaps and needs.
As part of the Moyo ndi Mpamba campaign, the project held National Radio Dialogues aimed to promote dialogue and discussion among individuals, families and communities on issues that affect people’s health and wellbeing.