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Health Education and Community Integration: Evidence based Strategies to increase equity, integration and effectiveness of reproductive health services for poor communities in Sub Saharan Africa
ID: 242173
Start date: 2010-03-01, End date: 2014-08-31
Objectives: The research aims to improve the delivery of reproductive health (RH) services in Tanzania and Niger by generating new evidence about effective ways to strengthen the provision, uptake, equity and effectiveness of adolescent reproductive health (ARH) programmes. B...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 94068
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Multi-drug resistance in malaria under combination therapy: Assessment of specific markers and development of innovative, rapid and simple diagnostics
ID: 201889
Start date: 2008-01-01, End date: 2013-06-30
This project aims to assess specific P. falciparum genetic markers for resistance to artemisinin-based combinations (ACT), and to develop innovative, rapid and simple diagnostics for malaria and these markers. Specific objectives are: • To develop and evaluate in disease ende...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 86769
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Strategies TO Prevent Pregnancy-Associated Malaria
ID: 200889
Start date: 2008-02-01, End date: 2011-07-31
The Partners propose to conduct a cohort study in pregnant women and their newborns to quantify the effects of Pregnancy-Associated Malaria (PAM) and to identify a PAM vaccine candidate. Effects of PAM on the pregnant woman (placental infection and anaemia), the offspring (bi...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 88156
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Supporting decentralised management to improve health workforce performance in Ghana, Uganda and Tanzania
ID: 266334
Start date: 2011-09-01, End date: 2015-08-31
The proposal addresses the workforce deficit in sub-Saharan countries in Africa by improving the overall performance of the workforce. Management strengthening activities will be tested to identify what improvements can be made within available resources in decentralised mana...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 100083
Last updated on: 2017-05-26
Enhancing Human Resources and Use of Appropriate Training for Maternal and Perinatal Survival In Sub-Saharan Africa
ID: 266290
Start date: 2011-02-01, End date: 2014-07-31
Most African women face childbirth without access to skilled health workers when obstetric and neonatal emergencies arise. Providing and retaining skilled health workers is vital in attempts to save the 600,000 women and 7 million babies who die annually in Africa. In the mod...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 97709
Last updated on: 2017-05-26
African Regional Capacity Development for Health Systems and Services Research
ID: 265970
Start date: 2011-04-01, End date: 2015-03-31
This project will add new research training capacity at Sub Saharan African (SSA) universities, for health systems and services strengthening. The focus is doctoral and post doctoral training, institutional strengthening for education, financial and administrative research ma...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 97707
Last updated on: 2017-05-26
Expanded Quality management Using Information Power for Maternal and Newborn Health in Africa
ID: 265827
Start date: 2010-11-01, End date: 2014-10-31
Maternal and new-born MDGs 4 and 5 will likely not be met in Africa despite the availability of evidence-based, affordable and appropriate technical interventions. Obstacles persist on both the demand side (low utilization) and supply side (low quality and lack of services), ...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 97294
Last updated on: 2017-05-26
African Vector Control:  New Tools
[PROJECT] AVECNET - African Vector Control: New Tools
ID: 265660
Start date: 2011-02-01, End date: 2016-12-31
The AvecNet consortium will develop practical solutions to the current limitations of vector control strategies in Africa using a combination of translationally-aware, state of the art science and end user analysis to ensure successful development and uptake of the new and im...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 98328
Last updated on: 2017-05-26
Consortium for Health Policy and Systems Analysis in Africa
ID: 265482
Start date: 2011-02-01, End date: 2015-01-31
In sub-Saharan Africa health improvement remains a major development challenge. A growing evidence base demonstrates that health systems must be strengthened to secure progress in addressing mortality and tackling disease burdens. Yet there is a dearth of African research to ...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 97706
Last updated on: 2017-05-26
African Programme for Advanced  Research Epidemiology Training
ID: 265411
Start date: 2011-04-01, End date: 2014-12-31
The APARET fellowship programme will catalyse independent research activities of graduates of Field Epidemiology Training Programmes (FETP) and Field Epidemiology Laboratory Training programmes (FELTP) in Africa. APARET fellows will be employed as research associates by Afric...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 98539
Last updated on: 2017-05-26
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