With a national HIV prevalence rate estimated at 4.7%, Côte d’Ivoire is the most affected country in West Africa where the HIV/AIDS pandemic has risen since 1985, when the first cases were discovered. The impact of the HIV/AIDS pandemic is such that it represents the first cause of death for men and the second for women.
Since 2015, Liberia has been rebuilding the country’s health system, which was devastated by a civil war that ended in 2003 and again by the Ebola epidemic that ended in 2015. But improvements in the remote clinics are a ways off.
This case study describes a pilot project in Cote d'Ivoire which promotes HIV self-testing via barbershops. Preliminary human-centered-based research resulted in a finding that barbershops were a key gathering point for men in Côte D’Ivoire. The HIV self testing promotions were also communicated via religious leaders and social media.
This case study covers a project in Kenya to understand the latent motivators, decision-making pathways, and behavioral norms that can be optimized for HIV prevention among female sex workers (FSWs).
These materials were created by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to promote handwashing.
This report offers statistics about the schistosomiasis situation in Uganda, as part of the research for the Bilharzia Communication Campaign which took place there in 2017-2018.
This literature review was undertaken as part of the formative research in preparation for the Bilharzia Communication Campaign in Uganda.
Performance Monitoring and Accountability 2020 Schistosomiasis (PMA Schisto) was a research module created specifically for Uganda, to develop the first nationally representative prevalence rate of Schistosomiasis, a highly endemic and neglected parasitic disease.
This brochure describes the efforts to strengthen the private health sector to support post pregnancy family planning initiatives in Lagos State, Nigeria. Post pregnancy is defined as the prevention of unplanned pregnancies during the 12-month period following delivery or miscarriage.
This is a two-page flyer describing the benefits for the private health sector of support post pregnancy family planning initiatives in Lagos State, Nigeria. Post pregnancy is defined as the prevention of unplanned pregnancies during the 12-month period following delivery or miscarriage.