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Partner Clinics DKT Ethiopia

DKT’s Partner Clinic network reached the 100-member mark in July 2018, a milestone outlined in the organization’s grant with the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF).
 
“Having 100...

E-sales DKT Ethiopia

One of the great distinctions of social marketing is the volume of sales data generated. Years and even decades of transaction history are available to help program managers refine existing...

Could experienced Health Extension Workers (L4HEWs) be the key to catalysing uptake of long-acting reversible contraceptives (LARC) in Ethiopia?
 
An 8-month pilot conducted at 52...

Fifth-year medical students at St Paul’s Hospital, Millennium Medical College (SPHMMC) recently helped test the Pregna PPIUD(TM) against traditional, Kelly forceps-based intrauterine device (IUD)...

As displayed prominently on the Federal Ministry of Health’s website, Ethiopia has 625 days to reach its Health Sector Transformation Plan (HSTP) targets. This includes a goal of 55% of married...

Common misconceptions about family planning in Ethiopia

Can an IUCD get lost in the cervix? Do contraceptives make women infertile? Are implants painful?
 
This infographic considers five common misconceptions about family planning in...

HIV prevalence in Ethiopia

The 2016 Ethiopian Demographic and Health Survey (EDHS) spells good news for Ethiopia’s fight against HIV/AIDS, though experts caution that the fight is far from over.
 
According to...

DKT Renews Agreement for HIV-Prevention at GERD-P

DKT, Ethiopian Electric Power (EEP), and the Federal HIV/AIDS Prevention and Control Office (FHAPCO) renewed their collaborative agreement to implement HIV-prevention activities at Ethiopia’s...

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