NEHSI

Social audit, community surveillance systems and sustainable human capacities

Description

Nigerian evidence-based health systems initiative in Bauchi and Cross River State (NEHSI)

This project was a collaborative effort between the Government of Nigeria, the International Development Research Centre, Canada, (IDRC) and the Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA). The objective was to deliver better primary health care services and ultimately better health through improving health information and building capacity to use evidence and link it to planning such that resources are allocated to make a difference. For more information please visit: https://ciet.org/home/projects/nigeria_sa/

Partners:

Cross River State

Bauchi State Primary Health Care Development Agency, Bauchi State Government

Publications:

Male responsibility and maternal health:

https://bmchealthservres.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/1472-6963-11-S2-S7

Bednets: https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/25124831/

Antenatal care: https://bmcpregnancychildbirth.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12884-014-0380-4

Measles vaccination: https://archpublichealth.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/2049-3258-72-48

Treatment of fever: https://idpjournal.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/2049-9957-4-1

Birth registration: https://link.springer.com/article/10.1186/s13104-015-1026-y

Child malnutrition: http://europepmc.org/article/PMC/4407040

Gender violence in pregnancy: https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/abs/10.1177/1077801216644072