PSR South Sudan - Preparing the Programme Support Rationale (PSR) for South Sudan

The Republic of South Sudan (RSS) is a low-income country, still immersed in conflicts, with a fragile state and a complex web of stakeholders. Thus, provision of health services, including vaccination is challenging. Gavi is the main supporter of the Expanded Programme for Immunization (EPI) in the...

Ongoing
01.06.2020 - 30.09.2021
Long term service project
Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunization (GAVI)
Data Evidence Evaluation and Policy
Xavier Bosch-Capblanch
Gavi Monitorig - Monitoring Agent South Sudan

Swiss TPH will support the Country Programmes Team in the Republic of South Sudan in developing a comprehensive, three to five-year Programme Support Rationale (PSR) which will include strategic components such as vaccine and immunisation health system support. The PSR will take learnings from...

Ongoing
23.08.2019 - 25.10.2019
Short term service project
Data Evidence Evaluation and Policy
Xavier Bosch-Capblanch
COMMVAC-II - Communicate to Vaccinate (COMMVAC) 2: Implementing communication interventions to improve childhood vaccination uptake in LICs

Background
Effective communication between the health services and the parents and caregivers of children can improve childhood vaccination uptake and strengthen immunization services in low income countries (LICs). A key challenge, however, is how best to integrate evidence-based communication...

01.01.2013 - 31.12.2016
Long term service project
Health Systems Support
Xavier Bosch-Capblanch