As vaccination levels rise and infection and death rates decline, it will be tempting to simply return to the way we did things in the past. What we should do, instead, is to build back better, build back fairer, build back stronger. That’s what we’re trying to do at EngenderHealth.
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EngenderHealth’s India team has been working to strengthen the systems of 144 health facilities to ensure they are fully stocked with available contraceptive methods during the pandemic. To date, the team has helped to resolve contraceptive stockouts at roughly 37 of those facilities.
EngenderHealth Tanzania Country Representative Prudence Masako provides suggestions for how the nation can support and bolster its health system to better prepare for public health crises in the future.
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EngenderHealth commits to joining our partners around the globe to draw on our collective experience to mitigate the impacts of the pandemic, and to develop and apply innovations to reestablish and accelerate progress on SRHR.
EngenderHealth published Guidance for Ensuring Quality Sexual and Reproductive Health (SRH) Service Provision during the COVID-19 Pandemic, which offers sets of recommendations for health facilities, facility managers, and providers to ensure they can “continue to lead SRHR programming around the world amid the pandemic.”
The global health sector must be vigilant about learning from the GH5050 report and index, especially as the COVID-19 pandemic exacerbates existing inequalities.
We must ensure that the COVID-19 crisis does not undermine the progress the world has made on sexual and reproductive health and rights and gender equality.