Ethics & Engagement across the Wellcome Trust Major Overseas Programmes

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HDSS Ethics: Getting a Lay of the Land - Project Update

Most countries in Africa lack effective civil registration systems. This means that many people in these countries live and die without important data about their lives being collected. In the absence of these data, the planning and implementation of various health and social programmes can be difficult.

A Health and Demographic Surveillance System longitudinally monitors births, deaths, pregnancy outcomes, migrations and other vital events in a geographically defined population. There…


Added by Alex Nginyo Hinga on November 27, 2017 at 21:54 — 4 Comments

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