Reducing Maternal and Newborn Deaths, End of Programme Knowledge Management and Learning Event, 6-7TH March 2023, NAIROBI
The meeting objective was to share best practices and lessons learnt in implementation of the MNH programme, with a view of sharing MNH sustainability measures developed by the programme for adoption beyond funded programme phase. The event was convened by the National Ministry of Health’s Department of Reproductive & Maternal Health, in collaboration with LSTM and UK AID. The conference participants had the opportunity to hear from the people directly involved in the implementation ranging from National and county government stakeholders, other donors, researchers, medical regulatory and training institutions, professional associations, implementing partners and programme managers.
From 12-14 September 2022, LSTM hosted the first Knowledge Management and Learning (KML) Event of the Quality Improvement of Integrated HIV, TB and Malaria Services in ANC and PNC programme, funded by the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria with financing from Takeda Pharmaceutical in Liverpool.
The event brought together researchers from the 5 implementing countries (Chad, Kenya, Nigeria, Tanzania & Togo), representatives from Ministry of Health (MoH), research partners, the Global Fund and LSTM UK.
The three-day event was an opportunity to: Share the results from our research into Quality Improvement of integrated HIV, TB and Malaria services in ANC and PNC, Facilitate cross learning across the research teams and implementing countries, Increase awareness of Global Fund funding opportunities for LSTM and Research Partners, Launch the innovative Blended Learning Approach to continuing professional development (CPD) for health care professionals, Launch the Engaging Communities in Improving the Quality of ANC & PNC in Africa Podcast