The Challenge Initiative – Empowering Local Governments
Led by the Bill & Melinda Gates Institute for Population and Reproductive Health at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, The Challenge Initiative is a “business unusual” platform that empowers local governments to rapidly and sustainably scale best-practice health interventions to benefit urban poor communities.
News from the Initiative
Josephine Waronja with Mombasa county’s Health Department shares how strengthening her team’s capacity related to data management has improved family planning programming.
Quality improvement team in Abia State, Nigeria, shows how sustainability can work after made-over facility damaged by storm is repaired by the community.
Senegal workshop in October helps promote data use to strengthen family planning programming.