Global WACh

February 14, 2020

Announcing the 2019 Seeds for Change Awardees

Global WACh is pleased to announce the largest group of recipients of the 2019 Seeds for Change Resource Award to Strengthen Collaborative Sites.  We received the most applicants this year compared to previous years.  Congratulations to our 10 awardees!  We look forward to sharing the impact of these small changes with big improvements in clinical care, patient satisfaction, workforce empowerment, and health service delivery for programs benefiting the health of women, adolescents and children.

Applicant Site Country Project Title 
Ahoua Koné Bondoukou Referral Hospital Côte d’Ivoire Improving the hospital experience for pediatric patients
Benson Singa Migori Country Referral Hospital Kenya Improving Privacy and Care for Women at MCH Clinic and favourable health outcomes for Neonates and Malnourshed Children admitted at Migori County Referral Hospital
Brenda Wandika Mathare North Health Centre Kenya Improving infrastructure to support maternity care in Mathare North Health Centre
Christine Kiruthu-Kamamia Lighthouse Trust Malawi The Lighthouse Trust Children and Adolescent Support Program
Ednah Ojee Mathare North Health Centre Kenya Improving Emergency Response at the Mathare North Health Centre Maternity Ward
Emma Otieno Yala Sub County Hospital Kenya Emergency response equipment for the FIT/STEP UP Study
Judy Onyango Mathare North Health Centre Kenya Improving Perinatal Monitoring
Karoli Lwanga Mbita Sub County Hospital Kenya Resources for the Antibiotic Use in Children with Severe Diarrhoea (ABCD) Study
Matemo Daniel Lumumba Sub County Hospital Kenya Refurbishing Hospital Space for TB and MCH care
Nelly Mugo Partners in Health Research and Development research site in Thika Kenya Enhancing waiting room experience for women and adolescents