Project continues towards improving The Gambia’s national health monitoring

Dr. Laura Ferguson visited The Gambia this month as part of the Program on Global Health & Human Rights' ongoing Maternal and Child Nutritional and Health Results Project with the World Bank. She provided technical support to the national government for its monitoring and evaluation of health and nutrition in the country. Working with a … Continue reading Project continues towards improving The Gambia’s national health monitoring

Dr. Ferguson assisting monitoring and evaluation in The Gambia

This month Professor Laura Ferguson traveled to The Gambia to continue her ongoing work with the World Bank focused on maternal and child nutrition and health. The primary purpose of this trip was to assist the monitoring and evaluation team within the National Nutrition Agency and the Ministry of Health and Social Welfare to strengthen … Continue reading Dr. Ferguson assisting monitoring and evaluation in The Gambia

World Bank maternal, child nutrition and health results project underway in The Gambia

Professor Laura Ferguson is working with the World Bank Group to conduct an impact evaluation with an embedded process evaluation for Maternal and Child Nutritional and Health Results Project. Implemented by the government of The Gambia and using a results-based financing (RBF) mechanism the $8.68 million grant will bring community-based nutrition and primary health care … Continue reading World Bank maternal, child nutrition and health results project underway in The Gambia

Gaming For Change: A New Game That Informs And Entertains

ABC News featured the 1,000 Days Facebook game, a project created in partnership with the Million Moms Challenge , an ABC News and United Nations Foundation  motherhood-centered initiative that aims to raise awareness and funds to help women and children. 1,000 Days was created in partnership by the USC Institute for Global Health, the USC School of … Continue reading Gaming For Change: A New Game That Informs And Entertains