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  1. Stories of change from Uganda - Government allocates 10 million USD to IRS to fight malaria

    BACKGROUND In Uganda, approximately 16 million malaria cases are reported, and over 6,000 deaths annually. Every day, up to 16 people die in Uganda, as a result of preventable Malaria. This situation has become Uganda the 9 th highest malaria burden country in the world. The burden of malaria is...
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  2. SHARE project Bangladesh - Health Policy Dialogue: Engaging Private Sector to Achieve Universal Health Coverage

    To undertake policy analysis on emerging health issues in Bangladesh and promote discussions on evidence-informed health policy process for improved health outcomes, a Health Policy Dialogue titled “Engaging Private Sector to Achieve Universal Health Coverage in Bangladesh”, took place on 28 April...
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  3. RIPSEC project DR Congo - Awareness workshop of stakeholders and decision makers on the use of evidence

    On May 11 th 2018, the “ Centre de Connaissance en Santé au Congo (CCSC) ” organised a workshop to sensitize stakeholders to use scientific evidence for public health decision making. The primary aim was to obtain commitment from participants to use scientific evidence in the decision-making...
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  4. SPEED project Uganda - Indoor Residual Spraying: The low cost intervention for eliminating malaria in Uganda

    The SPEED Project at Makerere University School of Public Health recently held a consultative meeting with different actors and stakeholders in malaria control in Northern Uganda on the benefits and challenges of Indoor Residual Spraying as a key malaria control strategy. The meeting that brought...
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  5. Analysis of selected policies towards universal health coverage in Uganda: the policy implementation barometer protocol

    Abstract Background Policy implementation remains an under researched area in most low and middle income countries and it is not surprising that several policies are implemented without a systematic follow up of why and how they are working or failing. This study is part of a larger project called...
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