Uganda is succeeding on several fronts in child health and development, according to a new study by researchers from the Infectious Diseases Research Collaboration (IDRC) and the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME). Nonetheless, large disparities between the health trends found in Kampala, Uganda’s urban epicenter and capital, and other areas of the country have endured over time.
December 3, 2015
September 16, 2015
The most detailed mapping of malaria to date shows tremendous progress over the past two decades in sub-Saharan Africa and the promise of fewer infections and deaths in the years to come, according to a new study published in the journal Nature.
April 2, 2015
Coverage for a number of child health interventions increased across districts in Zambia, a success story that corresponds with the country’s improving rates of childhood survival. Yet results were less promising for more routine services that require multiple contacts with the health system, particularly those pertaining to maternal health.
October 17, 2011
IHME participated in the three-day, invitation only Malaria Forum entitled “Optimism and Urgency,” hosted by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation in Seattle, WA.
August 24, 2011
Researchers from IHME and the University of Zambia (UNZA) delivered a year one report on the Malaria Control Policy Assessment (MCPA) projec