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An assessment of community-based family planning programmes in Kenya

An assessment of community-based family planning programmes in Kenya

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Published by Population Council in [New York] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Community-based family services -- Kenya,
  • Family planning -- Kenya,
  • Family services -- Kenya,
  • Families -- Health and hygiene -- Kenya

  • Edition Notes

    StatementOperations Research Technical Assistance Africa Project II.
    ContributionsOperations Research Technical Assistance Africa Project II., Population Council.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ766.5.K4 A84 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 62 p. :
    Number of Pages62
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23610242M
    LC Control Number2006367045

    Family Health Options Kenya (FHOK) is a local Non-Governmental organization which has been a leading service provider of sexual and reproductive health services in the country for the last five decades. It has presence in seven of the eight provinces with a strong grassroots network. Increasing access to Family Planning (FP) and Reproductive Health (RH) services through task-sharing between Ghana, and India, and operations research in Kenya and Pakistan. Two sources of information have been used in this review. Many relevant studies on community-based distribution of family planning programs were published prior to File Size: KB. PROGRESS worked with a variety of international partners to help advocate for the introduction, sustainability and scale-up of community-based family planning, including community-based access to injectable contraceptives. Selected activities, described below, include leadership roles in global technical meetings and the development of materials to support community-based.


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PDF | On Jan 1,In Kenya and others published An Assessment of Community-based Family Planning Programs in Kenya | Find, read and. Kenya has made great progress toward increased uptake of family planning. A FP commitment maker init has recently exceeded its target of 58% modern contraceptive use by married women.

Rather than adjust this target, the government has decided to focus its efforts to expand equitable access to quality care at the county level. Community-based family planning (CBFP) brings family planning information and methods to women and men where they live rather than requiring them to visit health facilities.

One of the main objectives of CBFP programs is to increase access to and choice of contraceptive methods in underserved areas. Nelson Keyonzo, Project Director of Tupange, a programme to scale up Family Planning services attributes the success partly to a revitalised community based programme, as evidenced in the.

Family Planning / Family Welfare Programme (FWP) by the Government in India This is a centrally sponsored programme, for which % help is provided by the Central to all the states of the country. An Assessment of the Policy and Programmatic Evolution of the Community-Based Distribution of Family Planning Program in Kenya and Prospects for its Sustainability Download Document: WPpdf — PDF document, kB ( bytes).

bution agents. “Community-based distribution” (CBD) refers to programs of nonclinical family planning service approaches that use community organiza-tion, structure, and institutions to promote the use of safe and simple contracep-tive technologies.2 In Africa, community-based family planning programs typically focus on.

from the experience accumulated with community-based nutrition programmes in developing countries. To assist countries in this endeavour, FAO started a process aimed at developing a methodology that allows them to carry out in-depth assessments of their community-based food and nutrition programmes.

Community-Based Family Planning Toolkit. Created through a collaborative effort by Johns Hopkins Center for Communication Programs, ICF Macro, FHI, and the U.S. Agency for International Development. Explore. Condom Use Toolkit. Created by K4Health. Explore. Emergency Contraception Toolkit.

1 Kenya Demographic and Health Survey (KDHS) Kenya National Bureau of Statistics (KDHS), Kenya Service Provision Assessment (NCPD et al), Kenya Service Delivery Indicators, (World Bank), and Service Availability and Readiness Assessment Mapping, SARAM (MOH).

Community-based family planning (CBFP) programs bring family planning (FP) information and methods to women and men in the communities where they live, rather than requiring visits to health facilities. The increased access provided by CBFP is particularly important for people living in remote areas, where transportation is difficult to find or expensive, where little is known.

Author(s): Chege,J N; Askew,I Title(s): An assessment of community-based family planning programmes in Kenya/ J.N. Chege, I. Askew. Country of Publication: Kenya.

APPROACHES TO EARLY CHILDHOOD PROGRAMS v EARLY CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT CURRICULUM PURPOSE The purpose of the six-part series of manuals is to strengthen the technical capacity of women religious and congregations in Kenya, Malawi, and Zambia that are involved in Early Childhood Development (ECD).

The curriculum was created withinFile Size: 1MB. Pathfinder International has built its successful approach to delivering quality family planning and reproductive health services world-wide over the course of almost 50 years. Having invested many years and resources at the local level in Kenya, Pathfinder and its partner implementing agencies have considerable credibility working within communities.

Community. Reproductive Health and Family Planning in Kenya The Pathfinder International Experience Kenya was one of the first African countries to recognize the importance of Family Planning (FP) as a core element in economic and social development.

As early asthe Pathfinder. EQA external quality assessment FBO faith-based organisation FP family planning GoK Government of Kenya HIV human immunodefi ciency virus HTC HIV testing and counselling IDU injecting drug user IEC information, education, and communication (materials) IPC inter-personal communication IRB institutional review board KEMSA Kenya Medical Supplies File Size: 1MB.

educational planning is about and (ii) to provide insight into the major challenges that educational planners face, particularly those in developing countries. Planning can be defined as a practice aimed at preparing the education system to address the future and to achieve the medium and long-term goals set by Size: KB.

Family planning programs have been prioritized at times, but have fallen out of fashion at others (e.g., during the HIV/AIDS crisis). Moreover, the rationale for family planning interventions has also evolved over time. This chapter examines the politics of family planning policies and programs in by: ADVERTISEMENTS: Family Planning in India: Notes on Family Planning in India.

For the success of family planning programme, there is need to motivate the people. India lives in villages where people are illiterate, ignorant and tradition bound.

They think and act according to the rural value system. Even in urban areas, vast sections of the [ ]. The Livelihood Assessment Tool-kit Analysing and responding to the impact of disasters on the livelihoods of people [First Edition] Published by Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), Rome and International Labour Organization (ILO), Geneva April File Size: 2MB.

When Moi University Faculty of Health Sciences launched the first family medicine postgraduate programme in Kenya in –, training in population-based approaches to health care delivery was recognised as an essential component of the curriculum. 1 Community-based education programmes such as Community-Oriented Primary Care (COPC) have Cited by: 1.

The purpose of the study was to empirically examine the determinants of demand for family planning services in Kenya’s slums using a binomial logit model.

The study revealed low usage of family planning services due to various factors. In order of significance, these include partner’s approval, quality of the services, friendliness of.

Disobedient Distributors: Street‐level Bureaucrats and Would‐be Patrons in Community‐based Family Planning Programs in Rural Kenya Article in Studies in Family Planning 32(3) - Tools were also assessed for shortcomings based on application in a low- and middle-income clinic-based family planning programme, including personnel required, re-assessment frequency, assessment of structure, process and outcome quality, comparability of data over time and across facilities and ability to benchmark clinic results to a.

We set out to conduct a data quality assessment and explore barriers and enablers to data quality in two African contexts large-scale community health programmes. Figure 1 summarizes and compares the reporting (levels, aggregation points and data flow) in the community health information systems of Kenya and Malawi, while Table 1 adds.

Family planning services 33 Antenatal care service 38 Delivery care service 49 Postnatal care service 50 Summary on major causes of File Size: KB. Uganda commits to universal access to family planning and to reduce unmet need for family planning from 40% to 10% in It will increase the annual government allocation for family planning supplies from US $ million to US $5 million for the next five years and improve accountability for procurement and distribution.

Community Based Management of resource mobilization, use of Community Based Health Management Information System (CBHMIS), Human resource management at the community, provision of essential health service package, community based communication strategy, coordination and linkage for health initiatives at various levelsFile Size: KB.

Promotion of family planning in countries with high birth rates has the potential to reduce poverty and hunger and avert 32% of all maternal deaths and nearly 10% of childhood deaths. It would also contribute substantially to women's empowerment, achievement of universal primary schooling, and long-term environmental sustainability.

In the past 40 years, family-planning Cited by: Community-based rehabilitation (CBR) guidelines provide practical suggestions to programme managers on how to develop or strengthen community-based programmes to be inclusive of people with disabilities and their families.

Community-based rehabilitation is implemented through the combined efforts of disabled people, their families and. ers – for example, community-based rehabilitation workers in addition to family, friends, and community groups.

Rehabilitation that begins early produces better functional outcomes for almost all health conditions associated with disability (18–30).

The effectiveness of early intervention is particularly marked for children with, or at risk of. Policy and Programmatic Responses Towards Family Planning in Kenya Over the years, family planning programmes in Kenya have continued to receive overwhelming support from the Government of Kenya as well as other stakeholders including donors, NGOs, private sector providers, amongst others.

Examples of Successful Community-Based Public Health Interventions (State-by-State) The Steps to a HealthierUS (now Healthy Communities program) is a Centers for Disease proven community-based programs to increase physical activity, improve nutrition, and percent of families surveyed said they increased family physical activity, and File Size: KB.

Goal. Improve pregnancy planning and spacing, and prevent unintended pregnancy. Overview. Family planning is one of the 10 great public health achievements of the 20th century.1 The availability of family planning services allows individuals to achieve desired birth spacing and family size, and contributes to improved health outcomes for infants, children, women, and.

Environmental Impact Assessment and Strategic Environmental Assessment: Towards an Integrated Approach DTIPA United Nations Environment Programme P.O. Box Nairobi, Kenya Tel: ( 2) Fax: ( 2) E-mail: [email protected] web: programmes.

Furthermore, a qualitative assessment was carried out to assess the level of engagement of community structures in community based maternal, newborn and child health programme. None of the national community based maternal, newborn and child health programmes used the community action.

by Kenya’s once-strong family planning program. • A deteriorating health care system limits access to family planning and HIV/AIDS services and compromises the quality of both services.

• Integrating family planning and HIV/AIDS services offers an opportunity to make the best use of available financial and human. Based on experience in ten countries in Africa, Asia, and Latin America, this monograph focuses on sharing practical experiences in the area of decentralization.

It is intended for leaders of health and family planning programs, officials of donor agencies, and planners responsible for implementing decentralization. Monitor:Collectionofdata,analysisandreporting Useofmonitoringdataformanagementactionanddecisionmaking 5.

Evaluatingforresults KENYATTA UNIVERSITY DEPARTMENT OF NURSING SCIENCES BOX NAIROBI Name – Dr. Priscillah Developing External Programmes Development of Family planning Module for Health workers –Family Health International Kenya Development of Family planning Module for Community Based Distributor –Family Family Health International Kenya.

4 Tanzania National Family Planning Research Agenda FOREWORD A high unmet need for family planning (FP) services and a continuing high rate of population growth (currently estimated at percent) are presenting major challenges to File Size: 1MB.

CHWs currently use an official Government of Kenya community-based health management information system data tool called Ministry of Health (MOH)also referred to as a community health worker service delivery log book (CHWSDLB) to document their health-related activities in the community.

The current CHWSDLB has 31 indicators covering CHW Cited by: 3.COMMUNITY-BASED PROGRAMS SUCCESSFULLY PROVIDING SERVICES TO LATINO FAMILIES AND COMMUNITIES AVANCE Family Support & Education Program San Antonio, Texas The AVANCE Family Support and Education Program is an early intervention and pre-vention program that focuses on holistic and comprehensive services to strengthen the family File Size: KB.