Strengthening Health Systems for Strong, Healthy Families
Jhpiego Annual Report 2015
Letter from the
President & CEO
What a dynamic, impactful year 2015 has been! Leading the US Agency for International Development’s flagship Maternal and Child Survival Program, a diverse consortium of organizations charged with improving the health of mothers and newborns in 24 countries. Partnering with the government of Ethiopia to develop a modern, efficient human resources for health system for the country. Strengthening nursing and midwifery education in Myanmar. Advancing the skills of health workers across West Africa to confront the next infectious disease epidemic. Expanding family planning services in the Philippines. Innovating ways to influence adolescents in Kenya to delay pregnancy. Reaching vulnerable Tanzanians with an array of HIV prevention and treatment services.
1.5 million individuals received HIV testing and counseling and test results
86,012 women screened for cervical cancer
898,841 women received 2 doses of intermittent preventive treatment for malaria
1,339 new Jhpiego employees hired
1.1 million deliveries with a skilled birth attendant
Help Us Save Lives
Your contribution will help us to ensure that more women are surviving and that more children will have the chance to grow up happy and healthy with their mothers by their sides.