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
In Ogun State, Nigeria, Oba Adeniyi, was recently decorated as a family planning champion during a ceremony for other traditional leaders.
After hearing about TCI's youth program, Nyamira County in Kenya immediately allocated funds to address teenage pregnancy.
After TCIHC recommended weekly meetings for Indore's ASHAs, their job performance and morale improved.