Jhpiego’s on the Daily Show

A Community Health Worker’s Ambition: Prevent malaria in pregnant women

Kenge, Democratic Republic of the Congo—In rural Makiala village in southwestern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), young mothers often lived alone or with their grandmothers while their husbands or partners left to seek work in the city. Pregnant women preferred to give birth at home or elsewhere due to a lack of medical supplies

DiVA: Sparking innovations—a digital tool fills gaps in information on family planning and reproductive health in rural India

New Delhi, India (July 28, 2022) Problem: A gap in the ability of clients to make informed decisions on family planning choices  Public health facilities in India are often overloaded with emergency and high priority cases, making family planning and reproductive health—for youth, women and couples—a secondary concern for health care providers. And while ASHAs,