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From 2013-2017, the USAID-funded Leadership, Management, and Governance (LMG) Project worked with the President's Malaria Initiative (PMI) to provide long-term technical assistance to the National Malaria Control Programs (NMCPs) of seven countries.The LMG/NMCP Project embedded Senior Technical Advisors within the NCMP, alongside NMCP staff, for two to four years.

From 2013 to 2017, the USAID-funded Leadership, Management, and Governance (LMG) Project provided technical assistance to National Malaria Control Programs (NMCPs), through the placement of long-term technical advisors, in Burundi, Cameroon, Côte d’Ivoire, Guinea, Lao PDR, Liberia, and Sierra Leone.The LMG/NMCP Project's experience suggested that this technical assistance model couldbe

The USAID-funded Leadership, Management, and Governance (LMG) Project used a case study methodology to document examples of effective citizen engagement in health service delivery to document lessons learned, best practices, and recommendations for strong health project design.This work culminated in a literature review, Engaging Citizens in Health Service Delivery, that was published in August 20

The Leadership, Management, and Governance (L+M+G) Evidence Compendium draws upon existing evidence in peer-reviewed and grey literature to better articulate the links between L+M+G capacity-building efforts and health systems performance.This compendium was produced by the USAID-funded Leadership, Management, and Governance Project and is organized into five chapters exploring each of the health

The International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF) has a long history of providing essential sexual and reproductive health services to young people.

The International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF) has a long history of providing essential sexual and reproductive health services to young people.

Current technical information for global health professionalsThe Global Health eLearning Center developed by the USAID Bureau of Global Health is a response to repeated requests from field staff for access to technical public health information.

Between 2011-2016, the USAID-funded Leadership, Management, and Governance (LMG) Project designed and delivered a wide range of programs to develop inspired leaders, sound management systems, and transparent governance at all levels of the health system to deliver more responsive services to more people.

Prior to 2002, the vast majority of health service delivery systems in Afghanistan were non-existent or informal.

The LMG for Midwifery Managers Certificate Course was first developed with LMG Project partner Amref Health Africa in 2014.

This electronic resource provides you, as a manager of a health program or health service, with both practical and theoretical information that will help you strengthen and align the building blocks of your health system to achieve results and save lives.The eHandbook emphasizes the central, critical element of every health system: people.

Over six years (2011-2017), the USAID-funded Leadership, Management, and Governance (LMG) Project strengthened health systems to deliver more responsive services to more people.

Despite significant progress towards achieving its Millennium Development Goals, Madagascar was unable to meet many of its targets. The Government of Madagascar has identified community health as a priority for improving health outcomes and is therefore updating its National Community Health Policy and Strategy.

The National Community Health Strategy (SNSC) 2019-2023 for Burkina Faso, validated on December 28, 2018, seeks to set up a national health system which promotes preventative health and makes the community approach to primary health care the foundation for achieving universal health coverage.

Developing and distributing TB case detection SOPs, followed by staff training, mentoring, and supervision, minimizes missed opportunities and improves TB case detection in health facilities. TB CARE I strongly recommends scaling up this intervention to other zones and regions to improve TB case detection and TB/HIV care in the country

This poster demonstrates that Urban DOTS helped to significantly improve TB treatment outcomes in Kabul city and recommends that Urban DOTS should be expanded in similar settings to improve TB case detection and treatment outcomes by engaging both the private and public sectors in DOTS implementation.

Impact of TB Infection Control Implementation on Health Workers in Afghanistan, 2011

This poster concludes: Health facilities implementing IPLS experienced lower TB drug stock out than those health facilities not implementing IPLS. Scale up and continuous follow up of IPLS implementation is recommended.  Expanding and sustaining IPLS in Ethiopia will require: Training all health facility staff on IPLS implementation;

The purpose of this guide is to provide a step-by-step approach reviewing the most critical areas of pharmaceutical management for tuberculosis. With the guide, users should be able to identify key weaknesses in their system and mechanisms to overcome weaknesses in selection, procurement, distribution, timely use, and management support of TB medicines.

In most countries, tuberculosis (TB) services are decentralized up to the most peripheral health facilities and often into the community. On the other hand, HIV/AIDS services are generally much more centralized because scale-up of services, especially of antiretroviral therapy (ART), started only quite recently.

This poster concludes: By developing an EQA (external quality assurance) system and disseminating associated documents and tools, training staff, and providing feedback and site visits, TB CARE I significantly strengthened the quality and reliability of TB laboratory results in Kenya. 

MOST for TB Management and Organizations Sustainability Tool for National TB Control Programs: A Guide for Users and Facilitators

Changing Malaria Treatment Policy to Artemisinin-Based Combinations: An Implementation Guide This document provides guidance to countries on implementing national policy changes to ACT for first-line malaria treatment consistent with the World Health Organization's (WHO) policy recommendations.

In recent years, there has been a shift in how the international community is addressing the HIV epidemic. As more people are receiving antiretroviral therapy, we are seeing the benefits of reduced viral load on a population level. Fewer babies are being born HIV positive and prevalence rates are dropping in most countries with the highest HIV burdens.