News @ JSI

UHC Day 2017 12/11/2017 -  Health for All: Rise for Our Right
Five years after the United Nations unanimously endorsed universal health coverage, there is still have a long way to go until everyone can access quality health care.
Post it notes from human-centered design workshop 12/07/2017 -  How do you know it's working if you can't measure it?
JSI's Anne LaFond and Natasha Kanagat teach students how to design a measurement plan for their thesis projects, beginning with their theory of change.
Family practicing kangaroo mothercare on twins 12/06/2017 -  Scaling up Kangaroo Mother Care Saves Newborn Lives
A new series of case studies documents JSI India's efforts to scale up kangaroo mother care - one of the simplest life-saving interventions for newborns.
webinar icon 12/05/2017 -  Join JSI for a Webinar Series on Expanding Contraceptive Choice
It's not too late to register for the upcoming Advancing Partners and Communities webinar on Expanding Contraceptive Choice – Fertility Awareness Methods.
2017 Global Digital Health Forum 12/04/2017 -  Join JSI at the 2017 Global Digital Health Forum
JSI staff will present on innovative use of technology to improve global health outcomes.
NAP+ Ghana 12/01/2017 -  JSI Appointed to the Board of Network of Persons Living with HIV
The Ghana Network of Persons living with HIV has unveiled an advisory board and has appointed JSI to be a member.
JSI Awarded USAID/PEPFAR SAFE Program 11/30/2017 -  JSI Awarded USAID/PEPFAR SAFE Program
Supporting an AIDS-Free Era (SAFE) in Zambia by striving for local epidemic control.
Ethiopia immunization 11/21/2017 -  Folake Olayinka Joins WHO Technical Advisory Group
Dr. Olayinka will provide strategic guidance on vaccines and immunization as a member of the African Regional Immunization Technical Advisory Group.
Gates immunization announcement 11/20/2017 -  WhatsApp Group Supports Capacity Development in Kenya
JSI will launch a “Peer Mentorship and WhatsApp” initiative to strengthen immunization capacity at public health facilities.
Muka Chikuba-McLeod 11/20/2017 -  Muka Chikuba-McLeod Appointed Zambia Country Representative
In her new role, Dr. Chikuba-McLeod will ensure collaboration on all existing JSI programs and promote cross-project learning.
Hilly region of Himachal Pradesh 11/20/2017 -  JSI Receives Grand Challenges Explorations Grant
New project will test the use of traditional methods in India to systematically herald the arrival of routine vaccination outreach teams to a village.
Global Health Supply Chain Summit 11/14/2017 -  JSI Presents at the Global Health Supply Chain Summit
Join us at the Global Health Supply Chain Summit in Accra, Ghana to learn how JSI is helping countries manage complex supply chains.
Ethiopia's Federal Ministry of Health in Thailand with Harvard's Chan School and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation 11/13/2017 -  Universal Health Coverage: Lessons from Thailand
A delegation from the Ethiopian Federal Ministry of Health spent a week in Thailand on a structured learning visit on universal health coverage.
A Female Community Health Volunteer in Nepal displays a tube of chlorhexidine gel 11/10/2017 -  Innovative Partnership Saves Newborn Lives in Nepal
A new article published in Health Affairs shows how JSI mobilized partners to deliver a simple, low-cost intervention to save newborn lives on a national scale.
India's Prime Minister Modi launches JSI India supported immunization program in Gujarat State 11/10/2017 -  New Project Improves Immunization Coverage in India
India's Prime Minister Modi launched the Intensified Mission Indradhanush (IMI) – an immunization initiative supported by JSI India that is designed to improve immunization coverage.