Family Planning Findings for Performance Monitoring for Action Round One Released
The dissemination event was attended by over 80 invited guests from the National and County governments, FP partners, donors, multilateral agencies, civil society, media and private sector organizations. This was a strategic opportunity to update the partners on the annual...
Present at the event was chief guest, Dr. Stephen Kaliti, Head of Reproductive and Maternal Health (MOH), Dr. Sheikh Mohammed of the Director General's office, Mr. Obudho, of the Kenya National Bureau of Statistics, Dr Stephen Mutwiwa Jhpiego's County director among other invited guests. Dr. Kaliti stressed that the Ministry of Health was keen in strengthening the existing systems by leveraging partneships with organisations like ICRH Kenya.
Some of the programmatic implications generated from the findings included the need to strengthen counselling programs to address myths and misconceptions about Family Planning, and improving on access, equity, quality and choice of family planning services to meet the FP needs of all women in the reproductive age. The findings were also featured in the media as seen in the link below.
Studenten van Tsinghua University bezoeken Gent voor de 3e editie van de opleiding voor voortgezet onderwijs
De Universiteit Gent en de Tsinghua Universiteit organiseerden voor de derde keer een cursus voor Chinese Master of Public Health studenten en professionals rond de gezondheidszorg in België en Europa.
1st Global Essential Medicines meeting: Researchers, clinicians, policy makers & WHO set agenda for health equity
On November 20-21, ICRH’s dr. Katrina Perehudoff attended the first Global Essential Medicines (GEM) meeting organised by Prof. Nav Persaud at the Munk School of Global Affairs, University of Toronto.
Call for expressions of interest: incoming mobility research grants
The International Centre for Reproductive Health (Department of Public Health & Primary Care, Ghent University, Belgium) invites expressions of interest for applications from foreign post doctoral researchers for funded Research Stays of up to 6 months.