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A graph showing the decline in malaria deaths, from 2015–2017, among all ages in the 10 targeted facilities.
Success Stories
June 2018
English

Malaria is a leading cause of mortality and outpatient visits in Ghana. When the USAID Systems for Health project began in 2014, malaria prevalence among children (6–59 months) in Ghana was estimated at 27 percent, and 40 percent of all outpatient visits presented as malaria with fever.

A mother and child in Ghana.
Success Stories
June 2018
English

In 2016, the USAID Systems for Health project trained district-level staff as quality improvement (QI) coaches to initiate and lead QI projects in health facilities across the country. The training builds staff capacity to address service-delivery gaps with QI methods and, ultimately, improve...

Technical Briefs
June 2018
French

Au Bénin, le secteur privé joue un rôle capital dans le système sanitaire. En effet, le nombre d'établissements privés de soins est passé de 660 en 1998 à 2 614 en 2017. Selon l’enquête SARA menée en 2015, la capacité opérationnelle des établissements de soins est de 66% dans le secteur privé....

Séance de travail du bureau de l’association des cliniques et cabinets privés de la ZS AS
Success Stories
May 2018
French

La zone sanitaire (ZS) Abomey-Calavi – Sô-Ava (AS) regroupe la plus grande concentration de formations sanitaires privées (FSP) du Bénin, soit 336 FSP contre 21 formations sanitaires publiques. Toutefois, un recensement effectué en janvier 2017 a montré que les deux tiers de ces FSP n’ont pas d’...

Mise à jour du rapport logistique A7 par la commis du CS HILLA CONDJI, ZS CBGH
Technical Briefs
May 2018
French

L’amélioration des conditions socio-sanitaires des populations béninoises demeure une préoccupation essentielle du Gouvernement. En vue de mesurer les progrès dans l’atteinte de cet objectif, le Ministère de la santé (MS) a mis en place un Système National d’Information et de Gestion Sanitaires...

Le photo
Training Manuals and Guides
May 2018
French

Santé Familiale et Préparation pour la Lutte contre la Maladie à Virus Ebola.

A map of Ghana. The blue areas represent the five regions in which System for Health operates. Systems for Health is building CHPS facilities (marked on the map) in the Northern and Volta regions.
Success Stories
May 2018
English

Providing primary health care in underserved areas of Ghana continues to be a major challenge due to the lack of resources. Community-based Health Planning & Services (CHPS) is a national strategy adopted by the Ministry of Health (MOH) and Ghana Health Service (GHS) to deliver essential...

Les hommes convaincus des avantages de la PF, sensibilisant d’autres hommes à Gankpodo
Success Stories
May 2018
French

En Afrique sud sub-saharienne et au Bénin en particulier, les hommes sont des acteurs incontournables dans la réussite des programmes visant la réduction de la mortalité maternelle et infantojuvénile. Ils sont généralement les premiers décideurs dans les foyers, notamment lorsqu’il s’agit de...

Abou Nouhou, a 28-year-old mother of seven, is not only a successful saleswoman in Achalou (village of Sabon Machi commune in Maradi region, Niger), she also serves as a mentor for her village Adolescent Girls' Learning and Support Group
Success Stories
May 2018
English, French

The GASA approach, carried out by USAID's REGIS-ER project, targets adolescent girls, aged 10-14 and 15- 18, who are out of school, unmarried, and who have no children. It seeks to improve their knowledge, attitude, and practices regarding health, nutrition, and hygiene and strengthen their...

URC Updates
Publications, Promotional Materials
May 2018
English

News on how URC is improving the quality of health care, social services, and education worldwide.