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Entries in health reports (4)

Tuesday
Aug262014

HIV Programming Comes of Age: The Malawi Experience of Co-locating HIV and Livelihoods Programming

  

Malawi is the only country where co-location of the United States President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) and USAID’s Food for Peace resources has taken place at scale. This study looks at co-location through two CRS-led community-based programs: the Wellness and Agriculture for Life Advancement (WALA) and the Integrated (HIV Effect) Mitigation and Positive Action for Community Transformation (IMPACT) programs.

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Tuesday
Aug262014

The Expert Client Model: Peer-based Support to the Continuum of HIV Care in Malawi

  

Through the USAID-funded Integrated (HIV Effect) Mitigation and Positive Action for Community Transformation (IMPACT) program and with the support of a joint Ministry of Health ART/PMTCT Technical Working Group Task Force, CRS developed and implemented a peer-based task-shifting approach known as the Expert Client model. This report includes findings from a formal study on the approach as well as monitoring data, reports, success stories and other literature on the effectiveness of this approach over three years.

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Thursday
Jan242013

Améliorer l’accès des populations rurales à la santé : Etude d’un programme pilote de microassurance santé au Bénin

Améliorer laccès des populations rurales à la santé : Etude dun programme pilote de microassurance santé au Bénin   

Ce rapport d’étude examine le projet pilote de micro-assurance santé (MAS) mené par CRS dans la région de l'Atacora au Bénin. Le projet pilote met en relation les groupes d'épargne matures avec une compagnie privée d'assurance.

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Wednesday
Jan022013

Improving Access to Health for Rural Populations: A Study of CRS' Health Microinsurance Pilot in Benin

Improving Access to Health for Rural Populations: A Study of CRS Health Microinsurance Pilot in Benin   

This report looks at CRS' health microinsurance (HMI) pilot in Atacora, Benin. The pilot links mature savings groups to a national insurance company. The findings show improvements in costs, access, treatment and group solidarity.

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