Video Spotlight

"'I'm a Health Worker' - Abduaraman Gidi" made by IntraHealth International.

Thematic Working Group Goal:
To support the generation, synthesis and communication of evidence on the roll out and functioning of community health worker programs and to enable learning across geographical and political contexts

Bringing together diverse individuals and networks to share knowledge 

By:
Aisha K. Yousafzai, Associate Professor of Global Health, Harvard School of Public Health

VISIONS OF THE FUTURE: Building Tomorrow's Community Health Workforce

As part of the ‘Symposium on CHWs and Their Contribution Towards the Sustainable Development Goals’ (link is external)Makerere University (Uganda), CHW Central, Nottingham Trent University (UK), and World Vision are supporting a series of interviews with academic leaders and experts in international health development and delivery fields to provide their vision of the future of CHWs in a new light.

​We will explore: How can CHWs create lasting impacts in the era of the Sustainable Development Goals? What steps need to be taken to scale up, empower, and create changes within in our global workforce? 

The interviews will be posted on CHW Central over the next weeks as part of the preparation for the Symposium taking place from February 21st-23rd in Uganda. All past interviews can be found on the CHW Hub. 

Read our fifth interview with Dr. Aisha Yousafzai below. unspecified-1_1.jpg

Personal Bio:

By:
Dr. Alison Schafer

VISIONS OF THE FUTURE: Building Tomorrow's Community Health Workforce

As part of the ‘Symposium on CHWs and Their Contribution Towards the Sustainable Development Goals’ (link is external)Makerere University (Uganda), CHW Central, Nottingham Trent University (UK), and World Vision are supporting a series of interviews with academic leaders and experts in international health development and delivery fields to provide their vision of the future of CHWs in a new light.

​We will explore: How can CHWs create lasting impacts in the era of the Sustainable Development Goals? What steps need to be taken to scale up, empower, and create changes within in our global workforce? 

The interviews will be posted on CHW Central over the next weeks as part of the preparation for the Symposium taking place from February 21st-23rd in Uganda. Past interviews will be posted on the CHW Hub. 

Read our fourth interview with Dr. Alison Schafer below. 

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Personal Bio: 

CHW Hub Resources

Announcing a special collection of articles on community health workers

Thematic Working Group Partners

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