With funding from the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), Jhpiego worked in Bolivia in the early 1990s to build the national reproductive health (RH) training capacity, including strengthening pre-service education for RH and family planning (FP) at medical and nursing
From 2008 to 2012, Jhpiego implemented a cervical cancer prevention program in Guyana with funding from the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), under the ACCESS-FP award and the Maternal and Child Health Integrated Program (MCHIP). In collaboration with the Guyanese Min
Jhpiego began working in Perú in the mid-1990s with funding from the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), supporting training of providers in family planning under the Training in Reproductive Health Project. Most recently, Jhpiego provided technical expertise under thre
From 2009 to 2012, Jhpiego worked with the Paraguayan Ministry of Health and Social Welfare (MOHSW) under the Maternal and Child Health Integrated Program (MCHIP), funded by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID). The goal of this work was to improve access to high-qual
On World Hypertension Day, our message is: get screened and learn your numbers! High blood pressure affects an estimated one billion people worldwide. In pregnancy, hypertension can evolve into a chronic condition in more than 1 in 4 women.
With over 1.8 billion youth in the world today, the future is now! We must continue to work in all arenas of adolescent health - from family planning to peer mentoring to youth friendly health services - to ensure that every youth, everywhere has access to the quality care they need t
One of the real joys this holiday season is the opportunity to say 'thank you' for your support in helping save the lives of women and families. With sincere appreciation, we wish you all the joys this season brings and a healthy new year!