2017 EWEC Progress Report: Improving Health for Every Woman, Every Child, and Every Adolescent

Goal #1: By 2020, scale up innovative reproductive, maternal, newborn, child, and adolescent health (RMNCG+A) approaches and interventions in 10 countries.
Saili Diadone, 68, who has been trained as a community healthcare site manager and is also the local chief, consults with a mother whose baby has a cough, at a new medical clinic in Kabolo Yusuku Kisangani, Democratic Republic of Congo. Photo credit: Kate Holt/MCSP
Goal #2: By 2020, improve the quality of health data, increase evidence-based decision-making and respond to the growing demand for information-driven health services planning and management in at least 10 countries.
A health worker applies chlorhexidine to a five-day-old baby who was born at home. Photo credit: Veronique de Viguerie/Verbatim for JSI
Goal #3: By 2020, support inter-sectoral nutrition interventions in 10 countries by helping governments implement the Saling-Up Nutrition (SUN) initiatives.
Women pose outside a community garden in Senegal. Photo credit: Itunu Kuku/JSI
Goal #4: By 2020, engage and empower communities in 10 countries through the training and support of more than 20,000 health workers, community-based workers, and volunteers,
Community health volunteers post information about the plague in Analamamy. Photo credit: Melanie Borcover/JSI & Mamy Raharidina/JSI
Goal #5: By 2020, tackle inequities in access to and use of immunization services in 10 countries by supporting approaches to Reaching Every Community/Child and introducing new vaccines.
Goal #6: By 2020, strengthen supply chains for priority Every Woman Every Child health products, such as vaccines, contraceptives, and other MNCH supplies in at least 10 countries.
Photo credit: JSI/Mahefa Miaraka

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JSI is a public health consulting firm that works to improve the health and well-being of underserved and vulnerable people and communities throughout the world