K4Health Toolkits

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    Welcome to the Community-Based Family Planning Toolkit. Community-based family planning (CBFP) brings family planning information and methods to women and men in the communities where they live. One of the main objectives of CBFP programs is to increase access to and choice of contraceptive methods in underserved areas.  Community health workers provide access to a variety of methods, such as oral contraceptives, condoms, and increasingly, injectable contraceptives. They also educate women and couples to use fertility awareness methods such as the Lactational...
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    Welcome to the Condom Use Toolkit. Male and female condoms are the only contraceptive methods that provide dual protection against both unwanted pregnancy and sexually transmitted infections (STIs) including HIV. Through state-of-the-art scientific evidence, programmatic guidance, and implementation tools, the Condom Use Toolkit assists health policy makers, program managers, service providers, and others in planning, managing, evaluating, and supporting the provision of condoms. Many items in the Condom Use Toolkit can be adapted for use in specific country contexts and unique program...
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    Welcome to the Emergency Contraception Toolkit. This Toolkit contains fundamental information, evidence-based guidance, and programmatic tools for providing emergency contraception. The Toolkit also provides a range of case studies and reports sharing experiences and lessons learned from implementation of emergency contraception programs in countries around the world. Use the purple navigation menu on the right side of the page or the site map to browse the resources in this Toolkit. What is emergency contraception, and why does it matter? A broken condom. Missed pills. A sexual assault....
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    Providing family planning information and services to postpartum women during their infants’ immunization visits provides an opportunity to reach women with unmet need for family planning. While evidence of the effect of integration on immunization services is limited, it is possible that effective integration may result in strengthened health systems, more focus and attention brought to immunization services and outcomes, and more efficient use of staff time and resources. To be successful, integrated immunization and family planning service provision requires actions that support family...
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    Effective advocacy proposes specific, actionable solutions and is strategic, targeted, well designed and firmly supported by reliable, relevant, recent data. The Family Planning Advocacy Toolkit provides advocates at all levels, including international, national, and community leaders, with the information and tools they need to make the case for improved access to voluntary family planning. The Toolkit contains a carefully selected collection of state-of-the-art resources for effective family planning advocacy. Use the site map or the navigation menu on the right side of the page to browse...
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    Welcome to the Family Planning and HIV Services Integration Toolkit Integration of family planning and HIV services offers opportunities to reach more women and couples with life-saving services such as contraception and HIV prevention, testing, counseling, and treatment. The integration of these services improves sexual and reproductive health outcomes by providing both services under one programmatic umbrella. It also enables providers to efficiently and comprehensively address an individual’s sexual and reproductive health needs. By contrast, delivering these services in parallel...
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    In family planning programs, logistics refers to the selection, financing, delivery, and distribution of contraceptives and related supplies. Successful logistics management means delivering the right product, in the right quantity, in the right condition, to the right place, at the right time, for the right cost. Logistics: Complex, Yet Critical To Contraceptive Access Contraceptive supply chains consist of the organizations that are linked in the delivery of supplies from manufacturers to clients and in the flow of information about clients' contraceptive commodity needs. Because supply...
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    Healthy timing and spacing of pregnancy (HTSP) is an approach to family planning that helps women and families delay, space, or limit their pregnancies to achieve the healthiest outcomes for women, newborns, infants, and children. HTSP works within the context of free and informed contraceptive choice and takes into account fertility intentions and desired family size. This Toolkit supports evidence-based recommendations from WHO and USAID that: Women should delay their first pregnancy until at least age 18; After a live birth, women should wait at least 24 months before attempting...
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    Hormonal implants are small, thin, flexible plastic rods, each about the size of a matchstick, that release a progestin hormone into the body. Many clients are satisfied with them because they are safe, highly effective, long-acting, and quickly reversible. Implants require little attention after insertion, making them very convenient to use. Three kinds of implants are highlighted in the Toolkit: Implanon Jadelle Sino-implant (II) This Toolkit for health policy makers, program managers, and service providers contains reliable and relevant information about...
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    Community-Based Access to Injectables | Subcutaneous DMPA (depo-subQ) Around the world, use of injectable contraceptives is rising dramatically-- more than 40 million women worldwide currently rely on injectables. The increasing demand for injectable contraception challenges programs to expand access to and improve the quality of services. Expanding access to injectable contraceptives with high-quality services helps fulfill women’s right to contraceptive choice and contributes to sustainable family planning programs. This Toolkit includes information about both progestin-only...

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    মাঠকর্মীদের জন্য স্বাস্থ্য, জনসংখ্যা ও পুষ্টি বিষয়ক টুলকিট Health, Population, and Nutrition eToolkit Home     Photo credits...
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     K4Health Reproductive Health Indonesia hadir untuk Anda dalam wadah eToolkit untuk menampung segala informasi  yang dibutuhkan para penyelia kesehatan sampai pada masyarakat yang membutuhkannya.  Wadah ini disusun dengan harapan mempermudah akses informasi di mana tidak hanya mudah ditemukan tapi juga mudah untuk digunakan, terutama dalam penyelusuran informasi. Pada tahap perdana ini, K4Health Reproductive Health Indonesia akan menyajikan topik yang menarik yaitu Kesehatan Reproduksi untuk Remaja (Adolescent Reproductive Health) di mana telah menjadi perhatian...
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    Welcome to the Bangladesh eToolkit for SBCC Program Managers and Planners It is not always easy for SBCC Program Managers and Planners to take the time to collect resources and update their knowledge on the latest technical information related to their work. This Toolkit will serve as a ready reference to facilitate their day-to-day SBCC activities, including providing necessary technical guidance to central and field-level staff. This Toolkit is for policy makers, program managers, service providers, advocates, and others. It provides links to guidelines, research, curricula,...
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    En Côte d’Ivoire, le Centre des Programmes de Communication Johns Hopkins – CCP- met en œuvre le projet HC3 depuis le 1er Octobre 2013. Le but de ce projet est de réduire la vulnérabilité au VIH/sida des populations prioritaires et des populations clés par la mise en œuvre d’interventions de communication pour le changement social et de comportement - CCSC. Et également en renforçant les capacités des partenaires nationaux à lutter contre le VIH/sida grâce à des interventions de CCSC. Ce projet est mis en œuvre par CCP en partenariat avec 14 ONG locales, le Ministère...
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    Esta herramienta contiene las pautas y una colección de recursos dirigidos a orientar y apoyar a aquellas organizaciones que deseen incorporar el Método de Días Fijos® (Collar) a la oferta de anticonceptivos. Está herramienta esta basada en las Condiciones esenciales para la integración y sostenibilidad del Método de Días Fijos en los servicios de salud reproductiva” que contempla un enfoque sistémico, previendo acciones en el campo de la abogacía, la construcción de capacidades, los procesos de promoción e IEC, el sistema de información y logística, y el monitoreo y...
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    Welcome! Teachers play an important role in keeping HIV and AIDS information and activities available and relevant across Swaziland’s schools and in helping learners, schools and communities understand and respond to the epidemic. They integrate HIV and AIDS learning into classroom curricula and programs, help answer learners’ and others’ questions and can help identify further sources of needed health and social support. Information can help support teaching in the context of the impact of HIV and AIDS in the community and education sector. All schools can benefit from ongoing...
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    Swaziland is the first country in the world to support an accelerated, nation-wide male circumcision (MC) plan. The Accelerated Saturation Initiative (ASI) is known in country as Soka Uncobe, translating to circumcise is to conquer. Beginning in 2010, the Ministry of Health began planning the program following approval from Cabinet. The campaign was planned as a short, intense campaign with an end date of September 2011. With resources available, the campaign was extended through March 2012. Led by the Ministry of Health with support from the U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief...
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    What is Standard Days Method®? The Standard Days Method® (SDM) is a simple fertility awareness-based method of family planning based on the timing of ovulation, the functional life of the sperm and the ovum, and the resulting likelihood of pregnancy on particular days of the menstrual cycle. Appropriate for women who usually have menstrual cycles between 26 and 32 days long, the method identifies days 8 through 19 as the fertile days. To prevent pregnancy, the couple avoids unprotected sex on the fertile days. A woman can use CycleBeads®, a color-coded string of beads, to help track the...
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    Welcome to the Swaziland HIV Prevention eToolkit. This collection of materials has been compiled by the National HIV & AIDS Information and Training Centre (Info Centre).  The resources in this eToolkit cover a broad range of topics pertaining to HIV and AIDS prevention. The material are in the form of research papers, periodicals, books, training materials (toolkits and manuals), and awareness raising products (posters, booklets, leaflets, presentations), that creatively and factually share current and dynamic knowledge and skills relating to HIV and AIDS, TB, and other related...
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    HIV testing and counseling is central to Uganda’s HIV Control Programme and services have become increasingly available since 1990. Yet, only 11 - 13% had ever tested for HIV in 2004, according to the 2004/5 Sero-behavioural Survey, and even fewer knew the HIV status of their sexual partners. According to the Modes of Transmission Analysis Report, 2009, 65% of new HIV infections in Uganda occur among married couples; which means that being married puts people at a higher risk of HIV infection than those who never married. Based on this evidence, the MoH, launched the national “Go...

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