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Schistosomiasis Data Release Prompts New Commitments to Protect Ugandans from a Neglected Tropical Disease
On June 30, 2017, survey results were released by the Performance Monitoring and Accountability 2020 (PMA2020) Schistosomiasis project that revealed the disease to be more geographically and demographically spread across the country than previously...
Global Family Planning Monitoring Groups Collaborate to Shine a Light on Data at the Family Planning Summit
On World Population Day July 11, Performance Monitoring and Accountability (PMA2020), Family Planning 2020 (FP2020) and Track20, alongside the global family planning community, gathered in London for the Family Planning Summit – a follow-...
New Release of Water and Sanitation Monitoring Data in Rajasthan, India Raises Interest Among Local Stakeholders
On July 5, 2017, the Performance Monitoring and Accountability 2020 (PMA2020) Rajasthan team hosted the first-ever dissemination of their Round 2 water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) and menstrual hygiene management (MHM) data at the Indian...
SMARTPHONE-BASED SURVEY PROGRAM AT JOHNS HOPKINS RECEIVES TWO GRANTS FOR LARGE-SCALE PERFORMANCE MONITORING
December 02, 2016 A smartphone-based survey project at Johns Hopkins has received two additional grants totaling $8 million from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to expand data collection in low-resource settings for performance monitoring...
Richest Women in Lagos Use More Family Planning than the Poorest
By Funmi OlaOlorun, PhD (Co-Principal Investigator, PMA2020) The richest women in Lagos state were more likely than their poorest counterparts to report using a family planning method. This is a finding from a recent survey by the Performance...
Emir of Kano State and State Health Commissioner Promise to Use New Family Planning Data
Tuesday, October 11, 2016 – Kano State, Nigeria New data show a 6.4-point increase in contraceptive use among married women age 15-49 in Kano State, Nigeria – from 0.6% to 7.0% – in just three years since the last Demographic and...