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Document Type: Policy and technical briefs
Publication Date: 2013

This is the fourth in a series of five technical briefs on the theme of governance and systems, that draws on the results and lessons learned from the PRRINN-MNCH programme. This particular brief focuses on public financial management systems strengthening. The key messages are: Overcoming weak public financial management systems is both a technical and... Read more
Document Type: Policy and technical briefs
Publication Date: 2013

This is a technical brief on the theme of health service delivery, that draws on the results and lessons learned from the PRRINN-MNCH programme. This particular brief focuses on reducing the gap between uptake of antenatal care and skilled attendance at birth. The key messages are: Targeted strategies are helping to improve the gap between... Read more
Document Type: Policy and technical briefs
Publication Date: 2013

This is the second in a series of five technical briefs on the theme of governance and systems, that draws on the results and lessons learned from the PRRINN-MNCH programme. This particular brief focuses on addressing human resources for health services in northern Nigeria. The key messages are: New initiatives are helping to combat the... Read more
Document Type: Policy and technical briefs
Publication Date: 2013

This is the first of three technical briefs on the theme of evidence for action, that draws on the results and lessons learned from the PRRINN-MNCH programme. This particular brief focuses on the Nahuche health and demographic surveillance system.  The key messages are: Accurate health data is crucial for making the right decisions on... Read more
Document Type: Policy and technical briefs
Publication Date: 2013

This is the fourth of five technical briefs on the theme of community engagement, that draws on the results and lessons learned from the PRRINN-MNCH programme. This particular brief focuses on working with volunteers to improve maternal, newborn and child health. The key messages are: Volunteering is a valuable asset, putting local knowledge, skills, dynamism,... Read more
Document Type: Policy and technical briefs
Publication Date: 2013

This is the fifth of five technical briefs on the theme of community engagement, that draws on the results and lessons learned from the PRRINN-MNCH programme. This particular brief focuses on young women’s support groups, and how they can empower young women and improve maternal health. The key messages are: Targeted strategies are required to improve... Read more