Ghana

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

OTHER COUNTRIES IN THIS PROGRAM

EthiopiaMalawiSouth AfricaUgandaZimbabwe

 

2. A National Program for Strengthening the Implementation of the Community-based Health Planning and Services (CHPS) Initiative in Ghana: CHPS+

CHPS+ is a health system strengthening program of service delivery, research, and capacity building to impact on the survival of mothers and young children at the primary health care level. Website,  Study Protocol

 

3. eHealth

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

OTHER COUNTRIES IN THIS PROGRAM

EthiopiaKenyaMalawiMaliNigeriaRwandaSenegalTanzaniaUganda

 

4. Ghana Cookstove Study

Purpose of collection and storage of nasopharyngeal flora from pediatric patients for viral and bacterial surveillance and discovery. Article

 

5. Ghana Essential Health Intervention Project

A plausibility trial to examine the effects of strengthening health systems on child mortality in four rural districts. Website


 

6. Girl's Puberty Book Projects

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

OTHER COUNTRIES IN THIS PROGRAM

Cambodia, Ethiopia

 

7. Global Doctors for Choice, Globalized Motherhood

Network of physicians working to strengthen reproductive healthcare and conduct comparative policy investigations on transnational adoption, migrant domestic work, reproductive tourism, and work-family policies.

OTHER COUNTRIES IN THIS PROGRAM

Brazil, Colombia, Mexico, South Africa

 

8. Household Air Pollution

Research regarding the health impacts (including birth weight, childhood pneumonia, cardiovascular disease, and lung funtion) of household air pollution from cooking fires, and the benefits of adopting cleaner-burning cookstoves.

OTHER COUNTRIES IN THIS PROGRAM

China, India, Kenya

 

9. sidHARTe - Strengthening Emergency Systems

Through our partnerships with local institutions, our mission is to generate tools and implement best practicess and research to improve acute care for both communicable and non-communicable diseases for patients in resource limited settings. Website

OTHER COUNTRIES IN THIS PROGRAM

Rwanda