PUBLICATIONS

Putting heads and hands together to change knowledge and behaviors: Community Health Clubs in Port-au-Prince, Haiti.

CLICK HERE FOR FULL POSTER A Case Study Evaluation of Community Health Clubs in Port au Prince, Haiti 2015. Waterlines, 34(4). Jessica Brooks, MESc1; Alexandra Adams, MPH1; Nora Moraga-Lewy1; Samy Bendjemil2; Ruth Berggren, MD2; Jason Rosenfeld, MPH2 (1) Yale University (2) University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio Introduction: After an absence of over…

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2015 Annual Report

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Introduction to CHC AHEAD – Data Monitoring & Evaluation
2015 Annual Report

With the international endorsement of the Sustainable Development Goals in 2015, we expect that the holistic CHC development model used by Africa AHEAD may become one of the most practical ways of meeting a range of development objectives. We now have established two hubs in East and Southern Africa managed by Country Directors, Mr. Joseph…

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Publications by Prof Sandy Cairncross (OBE)

1973-2012 (Book reviews and unpublished reports are not included; books and manuals are marked *) CAIRNCROSS, A.M. 1973. Deformations around model tunnels in stiff clay. PhD thesis, University of Cambridge. Atkinson, J.H. and CAIRNCROSS, A.M.  1973.  Collapse of a shallow tunnel in a Mohr‑Coulomb material.  Proceedings of the Roscoe Memorial Symposium on Plasticity in Soil…

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2016 Water and Health Conference CHC Side Event
2016 Water and Health Conference CHC Side Event

At the Annual Water and Health Conference at Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA, (October, 2016) the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation hosted a side event to discuss the findings of the Randomised Control Trial that has been now completed in Rwanda. The intervention took place in Rusizi District from 2012- 2016 with the objective of…

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Understanding behaviour and choice in context: accessing local knowledge to enhance energy access and sanitation interventions”
Understanding behaviour and choice in context: accessing local knowledge to enhance energy access and sanitation interventions”

Amans Ntakarutimana and Nelson Ekane Presentation for World Water Week, Stockholm. August 2016 For full presentation click here 2016.08.23 Performance of CHC in transforming sanitation practices AN_NE KTH 2016 Introduction: There  is  a need to integrate policies and practices to prevent common and lifestyle associated diseases (CDs & NCDs) for healthy communities, socio economic development and…

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Webinar: Community Initiatives for Sanitation and Health
Webinar: Community Initiatives for Sanitation and Health

January 28th, 2016 RECORDING NOW ON-LINE SuSanA-SEI webinars funded by BMGF grantees https://youtu.be/b2FLqEC4wlI?list=PL0gMdVBup-4MCymOPomtqL_XYT5YtLTSK Webinar content: Improving access to sanitation and hygiene and changing behaviours can bring not only health benefits but also many other positive changes in a community, including social, economic and environmental gains. Deepening our understanding of the linkages between sanitation interventions and…

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2015. Matimati, R & Waterkeyn,J. UNC
CONFERENCE: Water & Health Conference: Where Science Meets Policy YEAR: 2015 AUTHORS: Matimati,R & Waterkeyn, J. TITLE: Civic organization in 6 Towns in Zimbabwe. LINK: 2015.08.27 Urban Areas_RM_JW ABSTRACT: TBA
2015 Katabarwa, J. & Pantoglou, J.
CONFERENCE: Water & Health CConference: Where Science Meets Policy VENUE: Water Institute, University of North Carolina,  USA YEAR: 2015 AUTHORS: Katabarwa, J.  &  Pantoglou, J.   TITLE: Monitoring Behaviour Change in Rwanda. LINK: CBEHPP Presentation for UNC - Final_jw ABSTRACT: TBA
New website for CHCs launched
New website for CHCs launched

This website has been developed to enable the   registration of your community health clubs to form an international data base of projects where the CHC approach is being used. This  mapping of CHCs in each country should be a good resource for Ministries and NGOs alike so as to avoid unnecessary replication between implementing…

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2015 UNC: Sustainability though Community Organisation
2015 UNC: Sustainability though Community Organisation

SIDE EVENT:  Friday 30th October, 2015         UNC Water institute Conference, University North Carolina In seeking to improve our performance in the WASH Sector for the post 2015 Sustainable Development Goals, we should replicate and scale up a development model that has worked. Objectives of the seminar: To provide concrete examples of an integrated…

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How Beekeeping sustains Community Health Club members in Zimbabwe

Background In 2014, Africa AHEAD (ZimAHEAD) partnered with ADRA Zimbabwe to train 250 Community Based Facilitators as well as Ward and  District level government officials in Wards 8, 9, 33 and 34 including 8 schools on starting and strengthening existing Community and School Health Clubs to scale up public health promotion. Bee keeping training was…

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