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Promoting Data Use to Manage a Transitioning Kenyan Health Sector
In 2015, Kenya's Ministry of Health convened the country’s first National Health and Leadership Congress. MEASURE Evaluation PIMA provided extensive support to establishing the conference agenda.
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Child Protection through Data Use
An increasing number of Kenyan government institutions, including the Department for Children's Services, are embracing the need for data for informed decision making. This is evidenced by the active participation of multiple stakeholders working in child protection nationally who attended a recent workshop in Nakuru, Western Kenya, to discuss the upgrading of a national Child Protection Information Management System.
Located in MEASURE Evaluation PIMA / News
Strengthening Evidence-Based Health Management in South Africa
MEASURE Evaluation–Strategic Information for South Africa (MEval–SIFSA), a PEPFAR initiative funded by the United States Agency for International Development, launched the Evidence-Based Health Management workshop in UThungulu District, KwaZulu Natal Province in February 2014.
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Session IV – Using Data for Decision Making
Session IV will focus on MEASURE Evaluation’s experience in developing tools and approaches to improving the use of health data and information.
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Data Demand and Use
Quality data is fundamental to health systems and their programs across the board from HIV, to family planning (FP), ending preventable child and maternal death (EPCMD), malaria, reproductive health, and all areas of care that ensure public health.
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Data Demand and Use Case Studies
Illustrates instances where data and information have been used in a variety of settings.
Located in Our Work / Data Demand and Use
Making Research Findings Actionable
Researchers provide health information to empower stakeholders in making evidence-based decisions. Yet, research is frequently not available, accessible, relevant, or useful, which limits its applicability for improving health systems. MEASURE Evaluation provides guidance on developing an information dissemination strategy that will increase stakeholders' research uptake.
Located in Our Work / Data Demand and Use
Now Available in French: Making Research Findings Actionable Reference
Researchers provide health information to empower stakeholders in making evidence-based decisions. Yet, research is frequently not available, accessible, relevant, or useful, which limits its applicability for improving health systems. MEASURE Evaluation provides guidance, now published in French, on developing an information dissemination strategy that will increase stakeholders' research uptake.
Located in Our Work / Data Demand and Use
Data Use in the Indian Health Sector
Major investments have been and continue to be made in data collection for public health programs but there is concern that such data are not being used to their full potential.
Located in Our Work / Data Demand and Use
Using Data for Decision Making: Recommendations to Inform Design of Interventions
Failure to consider all empirical evidence before making decisions hinders a health system’s ability to respond to priority needs throughout its many levels. This publication synthesizes findings of assessments of constraints to data use conducted by MEASURE Evaluation and highlights recommendations for designing interventions to stimulate demand for and improve the use of data for decision making.
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