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JSI
Remote temperature monitoring (RTM) is an important part of the cold chain system for vaccines to ensure their potency. In Tanzania, the Ministry of Health (MOH) made a significant investment in cold...
John Richard, Madeline Barber
This is the third session of the "EIR or IIS - How to select the Best Digital Immunization System for your Country Context?" TechNet-21 webinar series. This webinar series presents the leading...
HelpAge International, Joseph Mbasha
Tanzania: Promoting access and mitigating barriers to COVID-19 vaccination amongst older people
Chima E. Onuekwe
Tanzania: Use of event-based vaccination to increase Covid-19 vaccination
Dr. Mbianke Livancliff, Gloria Lihemo, Dr. Edwin Mung'ong'o, Dr. Mwendwa Eunice Mwenesi, Dr. Leonard Ndamgoba, Dr.Ngembus Albjerky
This is the presentation of the third session of the 'Learning Collective Initiative’ in Covid 19 Vaccine Delivery Partnership (CoVDP) webinar series.
Abubakar Sani, Brian Pal, Ernest Some, Ngwegwe Bulula
Cette session partage deux présentations sur l'importance de la surveillance de la température des équipements de la chaîne du froid et l'impact des données générées par les activités de...
Abdul Mateen Husainkhil, Alex Mbyalu, Bonaventura Nestory, Dr Mohammed Wazir Sadiqi, Jacobus Schoevers, Jalia Nanfuka, Nwajide Chidiebele Ifeoma, Ranjit Dhiman
With the expansion the vaccine cold chain network and infrastructure, the ability to monitor equipment performance, procure appropriate equipment, maintain this equipment is vital to ensure safety of...
Richard Mihigo, Alain Poy, Jethro Chakauya, Abubacar N’Diaye, Bernard Ntsama, Messeret Eshetu Shibeshi, Richard Luce, Balcha Girma Masresha
This study reviews the administrative routine immunization data from 15 African countries for the period from January 2018 to June 2020 to analyze the trends in the monthly number of children...
Furaha Kyesi, Fatuma Manzi, Anyie J. Li, Yusuf Makame, William Mwengee, Monica Fleming, Abdallah Mkopi, Selemani Mmbaga, Dafrossa Lyimo, Anagha Loharikar
Journal article describing knowledge and feasibility survey conducted in Tanzania.
Fikiri Mazige, William Mwengee, Furaha Kyesi, Anyie J. Li, Alex Mphuru, Raphael Nshunju, Berrington Shayo, Mary Rose Giattas, Anagha Loharikar, Dafrossa Lyimo
Journal article on HPV vaccine introduction (decision-making and implementation) in Tanzania
Anyie J. Li, Furaha Kyesi, William Mwengee, Alex Mphuru, Mary Rose Giattas, Berrington Shayo, Raphael Nshunju, DafrossaLyimo, Anagha Loharikar
Article discussing Tanzania's HPV vaccine introduction and decision-making in the context of supply constraints.
Immunization Academy
This video was developed by the Immunization Academy for use both in and outside of Tanzania.
MoH Tanzania
Tire cover communication material for HPV vaccination program in Tanzania
MoH Tanzania
Advocacy, communication and social mobilization communication plan for HPV vaccine introduction in Tanzania
MoH Tanzania
Tanzania rolling advocacy, communication, and social mobilization strategy. (DRAFT)
MoH Tanzania
Tanzania HPV vaccine community and school register
MoH Tanzania
Tanzania Routine Immunization health facility register including HPV vaccine
MoH Tanzania
Tanzania's Roll Out Plan identifies responsible EPI person and technical partner, deliverables, and timeline for main HPV vaccine introduction activities.
MoH Tanzania
Tools used for microplanning for HPV vaccine introduction
MoH Tanzania
HPV vaccine introduction training and microplanning slides. HPV vaccine and IPV introduction training were combined as they were being introduced simultaneously. The slide decks included are those...
Thinkwell
An analysis assessing changes in the cost of delivering immunization through outreach in Tanzania and Indonesia estimated that adding handwashing stations and hand sanitizer at outreach sites could...
Home-based record of the United Republic of Tanzania
Home-based record of the United Republic of Tanzania
BID Initiative
As part of the work the BID Initiative undertook starting in 2013 to improve countries’ collection, quality, and use of immunization data, PATH partnered with countries to identify the critical...
BID Initiative
Led by PATH, in partnership with the governments of Tanzania and Zambia, the BID Initiative is grounded in the belief that better data, plus better decisions, will lead to better health outcomes. BID...
BID Initiative
The BID Learning Network invites you to view a webinar presentation on The Data Use Partnership. The use of reliable information from a well-designed health information system is critical for:...
BID Initiative
Between 2013 and 2018, BID designed, developed, and introduced an electronic immunization registry in three regions in Tanzania and one province in Zambia. The Initiative’s financial records were...
BID Initiative
The governments of Tanzania and Zambia identified key data-related challenges affecting immunization service delivery including identifying children due for vaccines, time-consuming data entry...
BID Initiative
Global and national stakeholders have acknowledged that routine immunization programs face significant challenges related to the collection, availability, and use of data for planning, management,...
BID Initiative
The Better Immunization Data Learning Network (BLN) recently hosted a webinar entitled “Introduction and Formation of User Advisory Groups (UAG) in Arusha”. This webinar focused on the engagement...
BID Initiative
Sustainability has been a core principle of the BID Initiative from its earliest days. Planning for sustainability focuses on four key areas: policy, institutional factors, technical issues, and...
BID Initiative
The BID Initiative embedded a peer learning network within its structure to ensure that countries collaborated to identify shared problems and test shared solutions. The BID Learning Network (BLN)...
BID Initiative
Although electronic registries are a critical intervention to improve data availability, quality, and use, they are only one piece of the equation. The change management process ensures that digital...
BID Initiative
To increase coverage and equity of routine immunization services, the government of Tanzania is strengthening the data use culture through the implementation of a package of data quality and use...
BID Initiative
Oliver is a nurse in a busy, urban facility. She’d spend hours sifting through dense registry books to find which children were due for vaccination and ensuring she had enough stock. Once kids were...
BID Initiative
Digital health interventions have rapidly expanded our ability to record health data, which can lead to improved health systems and better decision-making. In this lightning talk from the Global...
BID Initiative
The BID Learning Network (BLN) invites you view a webinar presentation on “Building Capacity in Immunization Data Quality and Use through Mentorship: Introducing the BID Regional Mentors.” In its...
BID Initiative
L’histoire de l’initiative BID illustre la valeur de la planification collaborative sous la conduite des pays, celle du leadership et de l’appropriation, de la conception centrée sur...
BID Initiative
The BID Initiative Story highlights the value of collaborative, country-driven planning; local leadership and ownership; user-centered design; and continuous learning and adaptation when developing...
BID Initiative
The BID Initiative has released midline and endline monitoring and evaluation (M&E) reports for Tanzania. This report presents the evaluation findings from Arusha Region and Tanga Region based on...
BID Initiative
The BID Initiative took a holistic approach to address immunization data challenges by packaging together information system products, data management policies, and evidence-based practices with...
BID Initiative
In this webinar, the presenters share the lessons learnt in Tanzania and Zambia during the implementation of data quality and data use interventions at district and sub-district levels. The audience...
BID Initiative
The BID Initiative’s rollout strategy builds health workers’ awareness, access to information, motivation, and empowerment to act, as well as the skills they need to improve data quality and use...
BID Initiative
Tanzania’s and Zambia’s national EIRs were one of the most significant and intricate interventions developed to address critical data-related challenges. The creation of a national-level...
BID Initiative
Electronic immunization registries (EIRs) have been central to the BID Initiative’s work. EIRs help produce and manage data, providing people who use them in their daily work with better access to...
BID Initiative
Global stakeholders and national governments openly acknowledge that routine immunization programs and new vaccine introductions face significant challenges related to the collection and use of...
BID Initiative
Routine immunizations and new vaccine introductions are two best buys in global health. While immunization coverage has increased dramatically in the last decade, more must be done to ensure every...
BID Initiative
The BID Initiative Annual Report: April 2016-March 2017 details progress and activities between 2016 and 2017 in Tanzania and Zambia. In year five of the BID Initiative, data quality and use...
BID Initiative
Sustainability has been a core principle of the BID Initiative from its earliest days. In order to budget for, fund, and sustain data quality and data use interventions, and to scale them nationwide...
CHAI, JSI, VillageReach
Synthesis report covering a cross-country analysis of data review teams interventions carried out by CHAI, John Snow, Inc., and VillageReach. Surfaces three principles and eight recommendations for...
BID Initiative, PATH
The BID Learning Network (BLN) hosted a webinar which elaborated on RED-QI (Reaching Every District incorporating Quality Improvement approaches). The “RED-QI” approach is a process that supports...
BID Initiative
The BID Initiative Learning Network (BLN) hosted a webinar which elaborated on the establishment, use, and added value of a web-based Immunization Information System (IIS) in Albania. The talk...
BID Initiative
The BID Initiative Learning Network (BLN) recently hosted a webinar which outlined the basics for understanding and developing health enterprise architecture. Aimed at both technical and...
BID Initiative
The BID Initiative has released midline and endline monitoring and evaluation (M&E) reports for Zambia and Tanzania. The Zambia midline M&E report presents the evaluation findings from data collected...
BID Initiative
This literature review was conducted to identify, review, and analyze published and grey literature to inform the behavior, organization, and practice activities to be conducted as part of the BID...
BID Initiative
This BID Initiative Theory of Change document focuses on Primary Outcomes 3 and 4 of the BID Initiative. This narrative elaborates on the BID Initiative hypotheses related to scaling and diffusing of...
BID Initiative
This BID Initiative landscape analysis of existing projects reviews past and current approaches, strategies and interventions employed to drive the use of data among managers and decision makers for...
BID Initiative
The BID Initiative conducted a literature review to support the development of a theory of change model that enables effective monitoring and evaluation of the activities related to the goal of...
BID Initiative
The BID Initiative has partnered with countries in Africa through the BID Learning Network (BLN) to design information system products and introduce new practices that can be tested in a few...
Nighat Khan, Mike Bailey, Laurie Werner, Carolyn Moore, Amanda P. BenDor
Digital tools play an important role in supporting front-line health workers who deliver primary care. This journal article explores the current state of efforts undertaken to move away from...
BID Initiative
The BID Learning Network (BLN) met in Lusaka, Zambia in November 2017. This slide deck includes the presentations from throughout the BLN meeting.
BID Initiative
The BID Initiative presented at the NetHope Conference in October 2017 regarding the project's measurement, sustainability, and scale up of data quality and use interventions.
BID Initiative
A data use culture describes the customs, dispositions, and behaviors of a particular group or organization to support and encourage the use of evidence to inform their decision-making. If...
BID Initiative
The BID Initiative Annual Report: April 2016-March 2017 details progress and activities between 2016 and 2017 in Tanzania and Zambia. In year five of the BID Initiative, data quality and use...
BID Initiative
The BID Learning Network (BLN) Design Meeting brought together Ministry of Health representatives from 15 sub-Saharan African countries. The BLN participants included those involved in country...
BID Initiative
The BID Initiative Theory of Change (ToC) document includes a graphic and this narrative explaining the challenges identified by the BID Initiative demonstration countries, the hypotheses behind the...
BID Initiative
The BID Learning Network (BLN) is a platform for peer learning and information exchange intended to enable strong collaborative links between peers from different countries in support of improved...
BID Initiative
The BID Learning Network (BLN) is a platform for peer learning and information exchange intended to enable strong collaborative links between peers from different countries in support of improved...
BID Initiative
The BID Initiative Annual Report: April 2014-March 2015 details progress and activities between 2014 and 2015 in Tanzania and Zambia. In year two, BID fully staffed two national offices, established...
MoH Tanzania
Field guide for health workers and other stakeholders
Erika Linnander et al.
Persistent gaps in the availability of essential medicines have slowed the achievement of global health targets. Despite the supply chain knowledge and expertise that ministries of health might glean...
Home-based record (HBR) for United Republic of Tanzania circa 2008
Home-based record (HBR) for United Republic of Tanzania circa 2010
Home-based record (HBR) for United Republic of Tanzania circa 2013 (TT)
Home-based record (HBR) for United Republic of Tanzania circa 2006
Lora Shimp et al.
Introduction: although systematic program review meetings are common practice in many health and immunization programs, there is little documentation on their implementation and role. Adult education...
Yann LeTallec, Michael Brison, Ashvin Ashok
While a number of new vaccines have been rolled out across the developing world (with more vaccines in the pipeline), cold chain systems are struggling to efficiently support national immunization...
Mike Brison & Yann LeTallec
In many countries, one of the common factors limiting full and equitable access to effective immunization is the existence of gaps in cold chain and logistics (CCL) systems. This article focuses on...
This evidence brief provides supply chain managers in low- and middle-income countries with a summary of how recent solar direct-drive (SDD) refrigeration projects have performed, highlighting...
Hitesh Hurkchand
The approach to review interagency collaboration in medicines supply chain examined the subject in the context of current literature and evidence in effective collaboration. As such, it did not focus...
Mogasale V et al.
Cholera is transmitted through the fecal-oral route, and humans are the natural host. It is caused by the ingestion of O1 and less commonly O139 serogroups of the Vibrio cholerae bacterium and...
Elizabeth Tangel Chehab et al.
Introduction Vitamin A deficiency is a public health problem that affects children across the WHO African Region. Countries have integrated vitamin A supplementation in different child health...
Mable Carole Tevi-Benissan et al.
Background Significant progress has been made to increase access to vaccines in Africa since the 1974 launch of the Expanded Programme on Immunization (EPI). Successes include the introduction of...
William Mwengee et al.
Introduction Since the launch of the Global Polio Eradication Initiative (GPEI) in 1988, there has been a tremendous progress in the reduction of cases of poliomyelitis. The world is on the verge...
Jean Kamso et al.
Introduction The Global Polio Eradication Initiative (GPEI) massively invested to overcome the crippling disease in countries of the WHO African Region. In the context of economic crisis, almost...
Matshidiso Moeti
Introduction Recently we have recorded some progress against the transmission of poliovirus in the African Region. This is attributable to a number of factors, including commitment of global...
USAID
Over the last decade, investments made by the Government of Tanzania (GOT) through the Ministry of Health, Community Development, Gender, Elderly, and Children (MOHCDGEC), United States Agency for...
PrayGod G et al.
BACKGROUND: Mortality due to severe pneumonia during childhood in resource-constrained settings is high, but data to provide basis for interventions to improve survival are limited. The objective of...
Ally Olotu, Marc Lievens, Amanda Leach, George Nyangweso, Juliana Wambua, Gregory Fegan, Philip Bejon, Kevin Marsh, Patricia Njuguna, David C. Kaslow
RTS,S/AS01 is a malaria vaccine candidate that has undergone phase 3 evaluation across several sites in Africa that have varying intensities of malaria transmission. During more than 48 months of...
The health needs of children and adolescents in humanitarian emergencies are critical to the success of relief efforts and reduction in mortality. Measles has been one of the major causes of child...