Authors: Samantha Perry, Cynthia D. Fair, and Robert Kalyesubula
Community health workers, or Village Health Teams (VHTs) as they are referred to un Uganda, play a vital role in improving access to community-based health services. This project aimed to understand the versatile role played by VHTs as part of the community and as care providers. It focused on sensitive services, such as reproductive health and HIV care.
Link: Outsiders, insiders, and intermediaries: village health teams’ negotiation of roles to provide high quality sexual, reproductive
Resource Type: Journal articles
Region: Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA)