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CHWs as part of National Health Systems

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Hi, I am doing literature search on CHWs in Africa, and I would like to ask if you are aware of any document/report where i can quickly see which countries consider CHWs as part of their National Health System..or at least a list of countries who have some experience with CHWs.Thanks very much for your time and help, Elena

Literature review: CHWs involved in nutrition & immunization areas.

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Hi, First of all i would like to express my gratitue for this website, very interesting and helpful. I am preparing my final project for my Master in Public Health with the London School and Hygiene and Tropical Medicine,and i was interesting on doing literature review, and maybe field work ,on CHWs in developing countries in the area of nutrition or vaccines. Is there anyone that could give me any advice or input on which could be a gap to fullfil with my reasearch?Thanks very for your time! Elena

Any classification of Community-based health workers according to cadre?

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Description of CHW spans from the trained CH nurse to the TBA and other lay health workers that received few months of training. Is there any classification that helps us differentiate the different cadres when we say "Community-based health worker"?

Role of CHWs for prevention, control and management of NCDs

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What activities are doing by your CHWs for prevention, control and management of NCDs?

CHWs in South Africa

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Hello, Can you please tell me what agencies are working with CHWs in South Africa? Any information, resources or connections you can provide on CHWs in South Africa is greatly appreciated.

Strengthening medical supply chain management in remote areas

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Please share with us what approaches you have found to get the right supplies to the right people at the right time. How did you make it sustainable?

Global CHW Training Manuals

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I would appreciate receiving copies of Global CHW training Manuals or internet links to same.

Where to search supplementary grant for Community-based management of hypertension in Nepal by FCHVs?

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Hi, I am a PhD student at Aarhus University. I am in search of supplementary fund for my field work. Any suggestions/comments/collaboration/partnership are highly appreciated.

ProCCM with Dr. Ari Johnson

 Dr. Palazuelos, Partners in Health, and Dr.

Facing a suicide crisis in his country, this African psychiatrist enlisted grandmothers to step in

In Zimbabwe Dixon Chibanda, a psychiatrist, created a space called “Friendship Benches” that sets aside medical and technical elements of mental healthcare and engages the community through “grandmothers” or local lay health workers.  The grandmothers are trained in a form of cognitive behavioral therapy, but engage their patients in local language which helps reduce stigma associated with mental health in the community.  This program was created to address the overwhelming lack of mental healthcare workers in the country.  Thus far, the program has reached over 30,000 Zimbabweans.  Studies

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