Strengthening Health Systems to Ensure Equitable Access to Implant Removal Services in Ethiopia
This publication presents the Integrated Family Health Program’s efforts in Ethiopia to ensure access to removal services for the long-acting contraceptive implant, Implanon, through extensive capacity building of providers and a system of backup support.
Pursuing true country ownership for effective programs requires a long-term approach involving persistence, keen understanding of counterparts' perspective, deference, building trust, focus on priorities, technical competence, and sustained optimism.
Sustainable Development in East Africa: Lessons from Four Population, Health, and Environment Projects
The integrated Population, Health, and Environment (PHE) approach is based on the premise that people’s health and the environments in which they live are inextricably linked.This publication features insights from four ongoing PHE projects in East Africa.