As global leaders gather at the World Health Assembly, Jhpiego has joined other global partners in signing onto a statement (see below) to raise awareness about the potential impact of a single-dose human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine schedule for adolescents, ages 9-14. As the world rallies to recover from disruptions to immunization coverage due to COVID-19
Locally led. Sustainable. Lifesaving.
A preventive malaria program led by Jhpiego receives high praise in an independent review for its community-focused, sustainable approach that has saved the lives of thousands of pregnant women. The Transforming Intermittent Preventive Treatment for Optimal Pregnancy (TIPTOP) project, operating over 5 years in four malaria-endemic, sub-Saharan African countries, introduced a community-based approach that contributed
Community health workers can help protect pregnant women, their babies from malaria
Community health workers can make a great difference in increasing the number of pregnant women who receive life-saving preventive antimalarial treatment, according to a study conducted in four sub-Saharan African countries and led by the Barcelona Institute for Global Health (ISGlobal), an institution supported by “la Caixa” Foundation. The findings, published in The Lancet Global Health, will help to guide