Ethiopia

1. AFFIRM, Regional Network for Mental Health Research in Africa

Uses interventions of task-shifting and capacity building to promote the development of community mental health services. Website

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Ghana, Malawi, South Africa, Uganda, Zimbabwe

 

2. Child Friendly Spaces in Humanitarian Emergencies

This project evaluates the effectiveness of providing safe places for children to play during humanitarian emergencies.

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3. Child Protection Toolkit

Program develops and implements a comprehensive toolkit that countries can use to map and assess their child protection systems.

 

4. East Africa Training Initiative in Pulmonary Medicine 

We are training the first generation of locally trained pulmonary physicians in East Africa. Website

 

5. eHealth

Research program monitors and evaluates implementation of electronic integrated health information systems.

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Ghana, Kenya, Malawi, Mali, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, Tanzania, Uganda

 

6. Enhance Initiation and Retention in IPT Care for HIV (ENRICH) Study

Study evaluates the effectiveness of a combination intervention to improve isoniazid preventative therapy initiation, adherence, and completion in HIV patients. Website

 

7. Gates Foundation Ethiopia Advocacy on Emergency Obstetric and Newborn Care (EmONC)

Lynn Freedman, Malick Kante

AMDD is providing Ethiopia with technical support to perform a national EmONC assessment that will strengthen the health and maternal and newborn health services. Website

 

 

8. Girl's Puberty Book Projects

Books aimed at girls ages 10-14 explore experiences of puberty, menstruation, and education in different countries. Website

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Cambodia, Ghana

 

9. Global Nurse Capacity Building Program

This program supports building capacity of nurses and midwives in sub Saharan Africa through enhancement of pre-service and in-service education, training and mentorship.

 

10. Last 10 Kilometers Project: Implementation of an Emergency Referral System

AMDD conducted implementation research to identify the drivers of JDI's Last 10 Kilometers 'active management of referral' process and create a referral protocol to increase the effectiveness of the current referral system. Website

 

11. Multi-level Determinants of late Anti-Retroviral Therapy

Study assesses factors associated with the delay of antiretroviral therapy initiation in HIV-positive individuals. Website

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Kenya, Mozambique, Rwanda, Tanzania

 

12. Option B+ Study

Margaret Kruk

Project assesses pregnant women's preferences for health service organization for HIV treatment.

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Mozambique

 

13. President's Malaria Initiative

Operational research studies focused on malaria control. Website

 

14. Protecting and Empowering Adolescent Girls in Humanitarian Contexts

This project seeks to generate cross-country learning around what works to prevent and respond to violence against adolescent girls in humanitarian contexts.

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Democratic Republic Of Congo, Pakistan

 

15. Quality Improvement Training

Program for CDC and Health Ministry staff on Quality Improvement for PEPFAR programs that will use both in-person and distance education modalities.

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16. Technical Assistance for HIV/AIDS Services

Program supports national health systems in tuberculosis-HIV integration, pediatric care, and greater involvement of people living with HIV in program activities. Website