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- What supports do health system organizations have in place to facilitate evidence-informed decision-making? A qualitative studyMoriah E Ellen
Centre for Health Economics and Policy Analysis, McMaster University, 1280 Main Street West, CRL 209, Hamilton, ON, Canada L8S 4K1
Implement Sci 8:84. 2013..Healthcare organizations can implement tools and infrastructures to support the use of research evidence to inform decision-making.
- Perceptions of government knowledge and control over contributions of aid organizations and INGOs to health in Nepal: a qualitative studyAditi Giri
Kathmandu University School of Medical Sciences, Dhulikhel, Nepal
Global Health 9:1. 2013Almost 50% of the Nepali health budget is made up of international aid. International Non-Governmental Organizations working in the field of health are able to channel their funds directly to grass root level...
- Strengthening health systems in poor countries: a code of conduct for nongovernmental organizationsJames Pfeiffer
Department of Health Services, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 7660, USA
Am J Public Health 98:2134-40. 2008..aid to developing countries continues to be disproportionately channeled to international nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) rather than to ministries of health...
- Community participation in externally funded health projects: lessons from CambodiaBart Jacobs
Enfants et Developpement, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Health Policy Plan 18:399-410. 2003..projects with relatively short implementation timeframes requires engagement with existing community-based organizations and agencies...
- From spectators to implementers: civil society organizations involved in AIDS programmes in ChinaHui Li
Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Beijing, People s Republic of China
Int J Epidemiol 39:ii65-71. 2010Over the past 20 years, civil society organizations (CSOs) in China have significantly increased their involvement in the AIDS response...
- Public-private partnerships in neglected tropical disease control: the role of nongovernmental organisationsS Bush
Advocacy and African Alliances, Sight Savers International, PO Box KIA 18190, Airport, Accra, Ghana
Acta Trop 120:S169-72. 2011..These groups have now come together to form an NGDO Network for Neglected Tropical Disease control...
- Programmes, resources, and needs of HIV-prevention nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) in Africa, Central/Eastern Europe and Central Asia, Latin America and the CaribbeanJ A Kelly
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53202, USA
AIDS Care 18:12-21. 2006This study assessed the programmes, resources, and needs of HIV-prevention nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) in 75 countries in Africa, Central/Eastern Europe and Central Asia, Latin America and the Caribbean...
- Grand challenges in global health: engaging civil society organizations in biomedical research in developing countriesAnant Bhan
Ethical, Social and Cultural Program for the Grand Challenges in Global Health Initiative, McLaughlin Rotman Centre for Global Health, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
PLoS Med 4:e272. 2007
- Contextual influences on safer sex negotiation among female sex workers (FSWs) in Hong Kong: the role of non-governmental organizations (NGOs), FSWs' managers, and clientsShannon S Y Cheng
Department of Psychology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, SAR
AIDS Care 22:606-13. 2010..promote FSWs' safer sex negotiation and condom use, the present study examined the effects of non-governmental organizations (NGOs), FSWs' managers, and clients on FSWs' negotiation efficacy and condom-use efficacy, and the effects of ..
- Making evidence work for communities: the role of nongovernmental organizations in translating science to programsJennifer Kidwell Drake
PATH, Seattle, Washington 98109, USA
J Womens Health (Larchmt) 19:2119-24. 2010..A key role for nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) in evidence-informed public health is to use and expand on research to help shape appropriate ..
- The role of non-governmental organizations in global health diplomacy: negotiating the Framework Convention on Tobacco ControlRaphael Lencucha
University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Health Sciences, Bachelor of Public Health Program, Lethbridge, Alberta, Cananda
Health Policy Plan 26:405-12. 2011..officials, has witnessed the dilution of its state-centric origins with the inclusion of non-governmental organizations (NGOs) in the diplomacy process...
- Funding and expenditure of a sample of community-based organizations in Kenya, Nigeria, and ZimbabweAnya Krivelyova
ICF International, Public Health, Atlanta, GA, USA
AIDS Care 25:S20-9. 2013..donors, technical specialists, and governments have come to recognize the potential of community-based organizations (CBOs) in the fight against HIV/AIDS...
- The management of new primary care organizations: an international perspectiveGeoffrey Meads
Warwick Medical School, University of Warwick, Coventry CV4 7AL, UK
Health Serv Manage Res 19:166-73. 2006..mechanisms for multiple funding and accountabilities; and the diversification of non-governmental organizations and their roles...
- HIV prevention in Africa: programs and populations served by non-governmental organizationsEric G Benotsch
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Center for AIDS Intervention Research, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee 53202, USA
J Community Health 29:319-36. 2004The AIDS epidemic in Africa remains an urgent health crisis. Non-governmental organizations (NGOs) in Africa play a critical role in the delivery of HIV prevention services and assistance to persons living with AIDS...
- Civil society organizations and adaptation to the health effects of climate change in CanadaC Poutiainen
Department of Geography, McGill University, 805 Sherbrooke Street West 321, Montreal, Quebec H3A 2K6, Canada
Public Health 127:403-9. 2013Adaptation will be necessary to cope with the impacts of climate change on the health of Canadians. Civil society organizations (CSOs) have an important role in health adaptation, but it is unknown what actions they are undertaking.
- An intervention to help community-based organizations implement an evidence-based HIV prevention intervention: the Mpowerment Project technology exchange systemSusan M Kegeles
Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, 50 Beale Street, Suite 1300, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
Am J Community Psychol 49:182-98. 2012..but such models do not impact the AIDS pandemic unless they are implemented effectively by community-based organizations (CBOs) and health departments. The Mpowerment Project (MP) is being implemented by CBOs around the U.S...
- An analysis of the implementation of PEPFAR's anti-prostitution pledge and its implications for successful HIV prevention among organizations working with sex workersMelissa Hope Ditmore
HIV Social, Behavioural and Epidemiological Studies Unit, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, ON, Canada
J Int AIDS Soc 16:17354. 2013..Simultaneously, the efficacy of some HIV prevention efforts for sex work in areas receiving US government funding has diminished. This article seeks to explain why...
- Role of faith-based and nongovernment organizations in the provision of obstetric services in 3 African countriesJoshua Peter Vogel
School of Population Health, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry, and Health Sciences, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Australia
Am J Obstet Gynecol 207:495.e1-7. 2012..We also compared delivery characteristics and outcomes...
- Qualitative research to make practical sense of sustainability in primary health care projects implemented by non-governmental organizationsEric G Sarriot
ORC Macro International Inc, Child Survival Technical Support Project CSTS, 11785 Beltsville Drive, Calverton, MD 20705, USA
Int J Health Plann Manage 19:3-22. 2004..Our work with over 30 Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) implementing USAID's Child Survival and Health Grants Program (CSHGP)-funded projects revealed the need ..
- Evolution of co-management: role of knowledge generation, bridging organizations and social learningFikret Berkes
Natural Resources Institute, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
J Environ Manage 90:1692-702. 2009..The paper focuses on a selection of these: knowledge generation, bridging organizations, social learning, and the emergence of adaptive co-management...
- Non-governmental organizations, democracy, and HIV prevalence: a cross-national analysisEric J Shircliff
State University of New York at Stony Brook
Sociol Inq 81:143-73. 2011..analysis that examines world polity ideas that higher levels of health and women’s non-governmental organizations (NGOs) should be associated with lower levels of HIV prevalence...
- Funding agencies and disease organizations: resources and recommendations to facilitate ALS clinical researchDavid A Chad
Department of Neurology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Amyotroph Lateral Scler Frontotemporal Degener 14:62-6. 2013..their perspectives on facilitating clinical research in ALS including four federal agencies, four disease organizations, one foundation and one advocacy group...
- Distance communication transfer of HIV prevention interventions to service providersJeffrey A Kelly
Center for AIDS Intervention Research CAIR, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
Science 305:1953-5. 2004..Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) prevention organizations in 78 countries were randomized to receive either a control condition or a technology transfer condition with ..
- Creating "communicative spaces": a case of NGO community organizing for HIV/AIDS preventionRebecca de Souza
Department of Communication, University of Minnesota, Duluth, MN 55812, USA
Health Commun 24:692-702. 2009..In addition, the study suggests that the primary role of nongovernmental organizations should be the creation of "communicative spaces," which are discursive and material spaces within marginalized ..
- Evaluation of accreditation program in non-governmental organizations' health units in Egypt: short-term outcomesMahi Al Tehewy
Community Medicine, Healthcare Quality Unit, Ain Shams Faculty of Medicine, Abassia, 86 Asmaa Fahmy Street, Heliopolis, Cairo, Egypt
Int J Qual Health Care 21:183-9. 2009To determine the effect of accreditation of non-governmental organizations' health units on patient satisfaction and provider satisfaction and the output of accreditation on compliance to some accreditation standards.
- Development of a curriculum to enhance community-based organizations' capacity for effective HIV prevention programming and managementDonna L Richter
Department of Health Education, Promotion, and Behavior at the University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
AIDS Educ Prev 18:362-74. 2006Community-based organizations (CBOs), particularly minority-based CBOs, are instrumental in the delivery of HIV/AIDS prevention programs and services...
- Experiences about HIV-AIDS preventive-control activities. Discourses from non-governmental organizations professionals and usersAnna Berenguera
Research Department, Catalan Health Institute, Barcelona, Spain
Gac Sanit 25:184-90. 2011The main aim of this study was to identify the experiences of professionals in nongovernmental organizations (NGO) in Catalonia (Spain) working in HIV/AIDS prevention and control activities and potential areas of improvement of these ..
- Role of professional organizations in regulating physician expert witness testimonyAaron S Kesselheim
Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02120, USA
JAMA 298:2907-9. 2007
- Scale-up and coverage of Avahan: a large-scale HIV-prevention programme among female sex workers and men who have sex with men in four Indian statesRuchi Verma
Family Health International, New Delhi, India
Sex Transm Infect 86:i76-82. 2010....
- Building partnerships to respond to HIV/AIDS: non-governmental organizations and universitiesVera Paiva
Institute of Psychology, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
AIDS 16:S76-82. 2002....
- Public health research priorities in Europe seen by non-governmental organizationsGabriel Gulis
University of Southern Denmark, Niels Bohrsvej 9 10, 6700 Esbjerg, Denmark
Cent Eur J Public Health 16:209-12. 2008..This paper presents results of work within SPHERE (Strengthening Public Health Research in Europe), a European Commission funded study aimed to gather information and produce knowledge on the state of public health research in Europe...
- Chinese NGOs in action against HIV/AIDSHua Xu
The US China AIDS Alliance Foundation, Beijing 100029, China
Cell Res 15:914-8. 2005Chinese non-governmental organizations (NGOs) have played a significant role in the battle against AIDS in the People's Republic of China...
- HIV prevention programs of nongovernmental organizations in Latin America and the Caribbean: the Global AIDS Intervention Network projectM Isabel Fernandez
Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Nova Southeastern University, Ft Lauderdale, Florida 33328 2018, United States of America
Rev Panam Salud Publica 17:154-62. 2005The objective of this paper is to describe HIV prevention programs conducted by nongovernmental organizations (NGO) that are meeting this challenge.
- International non-governmental actors in HIV/AIDS prevention in ChinaFeng Shi Wu
Department of Government and Public Administration, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, N T, Hong Kong SAR, China
Cell Res 15:919-22. 2005International non-governmental organizations were among the first international actors that responded to the emergence of AIDS crisis in China...
- Size matters: a comparison of anti- and pro-gay organizations' estimates of the size of the gay populationMatthew V Pruitt
Department of Sociology, Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green 42101, USA
J Homosex 42:21-9. 2002..problems associated with the Kinsey data, all of the anti-gay groups that address the issue of size discredit Kinsey's work and/or the ten percent estimate that comes from Kinsey's work and is often cited by pro-gay organizations.
- Health advocacy organizations and the pharmaceutical industry: an analysis of disclosure practicesSheila M Rothman
Division of Sociomedical Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
Am J Public Health 101:602-9. 2011Health advocacy organizations (HAOs) are influential stakeholders in health policy...
- Ten years of NGDO action against river blindnessPamela S Drameh
Prevention of Blindness and Deafness PBD, World Health Organization, 20 Avenue Appia, 1211 27 Geneva 27, Switzerland
Trends Parasitol 18:378-80. 2002For a decade, a dozen non-governmental development organizations (NGDOs) have organized themselves into a Geneva-based coordination group with the goal of global control of onchocerciasis through mass distribution of ivermectin (Mectizan(..
- Understanding the relationship of maternal health behavior change and intervention strategies in a Nicaraguan NGO networkJoseph J Valadez
Global HIV AIDS Monitoring and Evaluation Support Team, Global HIV AIDS Program, The World Bank, Mail Stop G8 802, 1818 H Street NW, Washington, DC, USA
Soc Sci Med 61:1356-68. 2005..In Nicaragua, international non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and local NGOs formed the NicaSalud Federation...
- Interorganizational collaboration for health care between nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) in PakistanLaila Gulzar
University of Minnesota School of Nursing, 6 101 WDH 308 Harvard St SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455 0342, USA
Soc Sci Med 61:1930-43. 2005..Many nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) provide primary health care to the very poor, and some appear to collaborate to varying degrees; ..
- How to calculate the annual costs of NGO-implemented programmes to support orphans and vulnerable children: a six-step approachBruce A Larson
Department of International Health, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
J Int AIDS Soc 14:59. 2011..and structure of costs of OVC programmes as actually implemented "on the ground" by local non-governmental organizations (NGOs)...
- Government-NGO collaboration: the case of tuberculosis control in BangladeshA N Zafar Ullah
Nuffield Centre for International Health and Development, University of Leeds, 71 75 Clarendon Road, Leeds, LS2 9PL UK
Health Policy Plan 21:143-55. 2006..analyzes the basic concepts and key issues of existing collaboration between government and non-governmental organizations (NGOs) in health care, using as an example the implementation of the DOTS (formerly an abbreviation for ..
- HIV prevention nongovernmental organizations in Central and Eastern Europe: programs, resources and challengesY A Amirkhanian
Center for AIDS Intervention Research, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
Cent Eur J Public Health 12:12-8. 2004..Nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) are in a natural role to conduct HIV prevention programs...
- [Organization, functioning and expectations of organizations representing patients. Survey of key informants]Aníbal García-Sempere
Fundación Salud, Innovación y Sociedad, Barcelona, Spain
Gac Sanit 19:120-6. 2005To explore patient organizations and their scope in terms of patient and user participation in decisions affecting their health.
- Exploring fragility: industrial delocalization, occupational and environmental risks, and non-governmental organizationsRaquel Maria Rigotto
Federal University of Ceara, Brazil
Int J Environ Res Public Health 6:980-98. 2009What is the role of non-governmental organizations--NGOs--in the process of industrial delocalization and socio-spatial redistribution of occupational and environmental risks? In an attempt to contribute to this debate, this study ..
- A shared mission? Changing relationships between government and church health services in AfricaA Green
Nuffield Institute for Health, University of Leeds, 71 75 Clarendon Road, Leeds LS2 9PL, UK
Int J Health Plann Manage 17:333-53. 2002..The article concludes that church health services will continue to play a key role in health care in sub-Saharan Africa; however, there are challenges facing them and both parties need to develop a response to these...
- After the tsunami--facing the public health challengesMichael VanRooyen
Division of International Health and Humanitarian Programs, Brigham and Women s Hospital, and the Francois Xavier Bagnoud Center for Health and Human Rights, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, USA
N Engl J Med 352:435-8. 2005
- Importance of health research in South AsiaRitu Sadana
Health Research Systems Analysis Initiative, Research Policy and Cooperation Department, Evidence and Information for Policy Cluster, World Health Organization, CH 1211 Geneva 27, Switzerland
BMJ 328:826-30. 2004
- International cooperation and health. Part 2: making a differenceMartin McKee
European Centre on Health of Societies in Transition, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
J Epidemiol Community Health 59:737-9. 2005..Yet while public health practitioners, on their own, may indeed be relatively powerless, together they can achieve a great deal. Part 2 of this glossary explores some of the strategies that they can use as they seek to make a difference...
- [Humanitarian action: its requirements, its stakes]M Merlin
Centre européen de santé humanitaire, Lyon, France
Med Trop (Mars) 62:349-54. 2002Humanitarian action is developing in an increasingly changing and troubled world context. Organizations are subject to more and more complex requirements due to ethical, legal, technical, financial, media-related, and political ..
- Adapting veterinary infrastructures to meet the challenges of globalisation and the requirements of the World Trade Organization Agreement on Sanitary and Phytosanitary MeasuresA Thiermann
OIE World Organisation for Animal Health, 12 rue de Prony, 75017 Paris, France
Rev Sci Tech 23:109-14; discussion 391-401. 2004..Only after implementing these requirements and strengthening veterinary infrastructures and surveillance and monitoring systems, will countries be able to fully benefit from the new international trade rules...
- International NGOs and the role of network centrality in humanitarian aid operations: a case study of coordination during the 2000 Mozambique floodsSpencer Moore
Centre for Health and Policy Studies, Department of Community Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, G230 Health Sciences Bldg, 3330 Hospital Dr NW, Calgary, AB T2N 4N1, Canada
Disasters 27:305-18. 2003..05). This report addresses the significance of these findings in the context of the Mozambican 2000 floods and the type of data required to evaluate system-wide coordination...
- [Civilian-military coordination]G de Montravel
Service d intervention en cas de catastrophe, Groupe des ressources militaires et de la protection civile, Bureau de la coordination des affaires humanitaires, Office des Nations Unies, Geneve, Suisse
Med Trop (Mars) 62:445-52. 2002..that stimulate simultaneous responses from a wide variety of sources including governments, non-governmental organizations (NGO), United Nations agencies, and private individuals...
- International collaboration on childhood leukemiaChing Hon Pui
Department of Hematology Oncology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105 2794, USA
Int J Hematol 78:383-9. 2003..Alliances have been established among government, local nongovernmental organizations, health care providers, and international groups to improve the survival rate of childhood leukemia in ..
- Haemophilia in the developing world: successes, frustrations and opportunitiesM Tezanos Pinto
Instituto de Hematologia, Academia Nacional de Medicina, CP 1425 Buenos Aires, Argentina
Haemophilia 10:14-9. 2004..The role of the World Federation of Hemophilia was considered crucial by all the investigators surveyed. Training programmes and supply of factor concentrates were the main contributions identified by the respondents...
- [Which relationships between civilian-military actions(CMA), civilian and military cooperation (CIMIC)and non-governmental organizations(NGO)?]F Grunewald
Med Trop (Mars) 62:459-62. 2002..They stress that unlike non-governmental organizations, state-run humanitarian agencies are subject to political, economic, and geographic factors...
- Do aid agencies have an ethical duty to comply with researchers? A response to RennieRony Zachariah
Medecins Sans Frontieres, 68 Rue de Gasperich, L 1617, Gasperich, Luxembourg
Dev World Bioeth 6:78-80. 2006....
- Capitalising on global HIV/AIDS funding: the challenge for civil society and governmentCaroline Halmshaw
Policy Team, International HIV AIDS Alliance, London, UK
Reprod Health Matters 12:35-41. 2004..The community sector is the glue that holds responses to HIV/AIDS together; now it needs to adapt to new partnerships with government and other emerging HIV/AIDS service providers...
- Aid in the midst of plenty: oil wealth, misery and advocacy in AngolaPhilippe Le Billon
Department of Geography and Liu Institute for Global Issue, University of British Columbia, Canada
Disasters 29:1-25. 2005....
- North-South partnerships--a study of Canadian firmsAndrew D Taylor
Nat Biotechnol 25:978-9. 2007
- Proliferation of nuclear weapons: opportunities for control and abolitionVictor W Sidel
Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
Am J Public Health 97:1589-94. 2007..Controlling proliferation--and ultimately abolishing nuclear weapons--involves national governments, intergovernmental organizations, nongovernmental and professional organizations, and society at large.
- [From testimony to advocacy: a humanitarian NGO's experience]Julie Ancian
Médecins du monde, Paris, France
Promot Educ 14:118-9, 100. 2007..to take their strategy one step further by progressively developing advocacy actions in partnership with other organizations. This case study shows the different success obtained through advocacy actions in two campaigns: one against ..
- Human rights and mass disaster: lessons from the 2004 tsunamiH M Weinstein
Human Rights Center and School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley 94720, USA
Asia Pac J Public Health 19:52-9. 2007..We make recommendations to international agencies, states, and local health service providers. A human rights framework offers significant protection to survivors and should play a critical role in disaster response...
- East-West fusion: cross-border human rights activism and the Thai Drug Users' NetworkSheri Fink
Francois Xavier Bagnoud Center for Health and Human Rights, Harvard School of Public Health
Health Hum Rights 8:188-202. 2005..renewed the call for advocacy on economic, social, and cultural rights and suggested partnerships with local organizations. The Thai Drug Users' Network (TDN) promotes the human rights of a marginalized and medically underserved ..
- The state of children's health and the environmentJerome A Paulson
Arch Environ Occup Health 62:53-7. 2007
- The relief of pain as a human rightMarija Bras
Psychiatric Clinic, Clinical Hospital Osijek, Croatia
Psychiatr Danub 18:108-10. 2006
- Children, the environment, and health: a report on the Fourth INCHES Conference, June 10-12, 2007, Vienna, AustriaTee L Guidotti
Arch Environ Occup Health 62:59-60. 2007
- Is it ethical to study what ought not to happen?Stuart Rennie
School of Dentistry, Department of Dental Ecology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 014 Brauer Hall, CB 7450, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7450, USA
Dev World Bioeth 6:71-7. 2006..The conclusion is that MSF's position lacks coherence, has negative practical implications, and is unfair to governments struggling to increase patient's access to AIDS treatment in unfavorable circumstances...
- [Humanitarian action threatened by standardization]J Mamou
Med Trop (Mars) 62:425-7. 2002..The article concludes with a presentation of an alternative solution based on the "Quality" platform being developed by several French NGOs...
- [Bioforce Development Institute approach: professional training center for humanitarian workers]B Miribel
BIOFORCE, 44 boulevard Lénine, 69694 Vénissieux, France
Med Trop (Mars) 62:355-8. 2002..Non-governmental organizations (NGO) require that applicants for humanitarian missions exhibit not only motivation and adaptability but also ..
- Drug donations: what lies beneathCristina P Pinheiro
Bull World Health Organ 86:580-A. 2008
- Medecins sans Frontieres under the spotlightWillem A Landman
Dev World Bioeth 6:iii-iv. 2006
- Justified commitments? Considering resource allocation and fairness in Medecins sans Frontieres-HollandLisa Fuller
Department of Philosophy, University of Toronto, 215 Huron Street, Toronto ON, Canada M5S 1A1
Dev World Bioeth 6:59-70. 2006..Despite the central role non-governmental organizations (NGOs) play in the delivery of these vital services, for the most part they either lack formal systems of ..
- Barcelona 2002: law, ethics, and human rights. Toward a more meaningful involvement of people living with HIV/AIDSChristophe Cornu
Can HIV AIDS Policy Law Rev 7:108-10. 2002..It also discusses the harmful effects of involvement, for individuals as well as NGOs, identified by study participants. The article concludes with a series of recommendations for NGOs to maximize the benefits of involvement...
- Poverty, development, and women: why should we care?Joyce E Beebe Thompson
Bronson School of Nursing, Western Michigan University at Kalamazoo, Michigan, MI 49008 5345, USA
J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 36:523-30. 2007..The Millennium Development Goals call for immediate efforts to reduce poverty, improve health, especially of girls and women, and foster development in the world's poorest nations...
- Government-NGO collaboration and sustainability of orphans and vulnerable children projects in southern AfricaAlana Rosenberg
Center for Interdisciplinary Research on AIDS, Yale University School of Medicine, 135 College Street, Suite 200, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
Eval Program Plann 31:51-60. 2008..and the need for a new framework that recognizes the complementary roles of nations and non-governmental organizations (NGOs), this analysis reviews NGO-operated community-based orphans and vulnerable children (OVC) projects in ..
- North-South benefit sharing arrangements in bioprospecting and genetic research: a critical ethical and legal analysisUdo Schuklenk
Centre for Ethics in Public Policy and Corporate Governance, Glasgow Caledonian University, Glasgow, UK
Dev World Bioeth 6:122-34. 2006....
- United Nations population conferences: shaping the policy agenda for the twenty-first centuryJason L Finkle
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
Stud Fam Plann 33:11-23. 2002..time, although conferences remain intergovernmental gatherings, the door has been opened for nongovernmental organizations--civil society--to play a more active role in the conference process and in deliberations...
- Lymphatic filariasis elimination: progress in global programme developmentD H Molyneux
Lymphatic Filariasis Support Centre, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, UK
Ann Trop Med Parasitol 96:S15-40. 2002
- Rotary vs. polioCarol J Loomis
Fortune 147:36. 2003
- Funding emergency medicine development in low- and middle-income countriesMichael K Doney
Department of Emergency Medicine, George Washington University, 2121 Eye Street NW, Washington, DC 20052, USA
Emerg Med Clin North Am 23:45-56. 2005..Building relationships with personnel within these agencies and countries of interest is often fundamental to successful programmatic funding...
- A first-hand account of how Canada is changing the lives of Afghan womenJune Webber
Can Nurse 103:14-5. 2007
- HIV/AIDS burden in rural Africa: the people's struggle and response of the international communityMarta Segú
Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 25:497-9. 2007
- NGO Code of Practice releasedJulia Cabassi
HIV AIDS Policy Law Rev 9:36-7. 2004..Renewing Our Voice: Code of Good Practice for NGOs Responding to HIV/AIDS was launched on World AIDS Day 2004, with the endorsement of over 150 NGOs from around the world. Eleven NGOs collaborated on the project...
- Immunisation AIDSJ P Van Niekerk
S Afr Med J 92:1p.. 2002
- Participatory evaluations of trachoma control programmes in eight countriesHannah Kuper
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
Trop Med Int Health 10:764-72. 2005..Trachoma is a major cause of blindness. The objective of this initiative was to conduct participatory process evaluations of the trachoma control programmes receiving support from the International Trachoma Initiative in eight countries...
- The importance of socio-economic context for social marketing models for improving reproductive health: evidence from 555 years of program experienceDominique Meekers
Department of International Health and Development, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, 1440 Canal Street, Suite 2200, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
BMC Public Health 5:10. 2005..Such an assessment is urgently needed to inform the design of future social marketing programs, and to avoid that programs are designed using an ineffective model...
- Multidisciplinary intervention for reducing malnutrition among children in the Islamic Republic of IranR Sheikholeslam
Department of Nutrition, Ministry of Health and Medical Education, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran
East Mediterr Health J 10:844-52. 2004..on an initial situation analysis, a range of interventions were implemented through local nongovernmental organizations, including nutrition, health and literacy education for mothers, improved growth monitoring and fostering ..
- Power, money and autonomy in national policies and programmesMarge Berer
Reprod Health Matters 12:6-13. 2004
- Invoking health and human rights to ensure access to legal abortion: the case of a nine-year-old girl from NicaraguaHeathe Luz McNaughton Reyes
Ipas Central America, Managua, Nicaragua
Health Hum Rights 9:62-86. 2006..The importance of strategic alliances and implications for future cases are considered...
- Getting global funds to those most in need: the Thai Drug Users' NetworkThomas Kerr
British Columbia Centre for Excellence in HIV AIDS, 608 1081 Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC V6Z 1Y6, Canada
Health Hum Rights 8:170-86. 2005..This article describes the circumstances surrounding this instance of successful drug-user organizing in order to identify the lessons that can be learned...
- Beyond the first 25 years: The International AIDS Society and its role in the global response to AIDSPedro Cahn
International AIDS Society, 33, Chemin de l Avanchet, Geneva, Switzerland
Retrovirology 3:85. 2006..Dr. Pedro Cahn, International AIDS Society (IAS) President and Mr. Craig McClure, IAS Executive Director, provide their thoughts and analysis on the current and future role of the IAS as part of the global response to HIV/AIDS...
- International Zinc Nutrition Consultative Group (IZiNCG) technical document #1. Assessment of the risk of zinc deficiency in populations and options for its controlKenneth H Brown
Program in International Nutrition, University of California, Davis, USA
Food Nutr Bull 25:S99-203. 2004
- Think global, act globalAmitai Etzioni
New Sci 183:16. 2004
- Human and animal health agencies must cooperate to prevent spread of infectionsRoger Dobson
BMJ 337:a927. 2008
- Breast cancer advocacy across Europe through the work and development of EUROPA DONNA, the European Breast Cancer CoalitionM Buchanan
Eur J Cancer 40:1111-6. 2004
- Challenges faced by general practitioners and allied mental health services in providing mental health services in rural QueenslandMatthew Bambling
School of Psychology and Counselling, Queensland University of Technology, Carseldine, Queensland, Australia
Aust J Rural Health 15:126-30. 2007..To examine the views of rural practitioners concerning issues and challenges in mental health service delivery and possible solutions...
- Morality politicsJosé Zúñiga
IAPAC Mon 11:120. 2005
- Collaboration between the national tuberculosis programme and a non governmental organisation in TB/HIV care at a district level: experience from TanzaniaEliud Wandwalo
National Tuberculosis and Leprosy Programme, Ministry of Health, Tanzania
Afr Health Sci 4:109-14. 2004..This calls for a closer collaboration between tuberculosis programmes and other stakeholders involved in HIV/AIDS care...
- Ethical considerations for clinical photography in the global SouthTracy MacIntosh
Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy, Tufts University, 150 Harrison Ave, Boston, MA, 02111
Dev World Bioeth 6:81-8. 2006....
- [Go round with a collection box!]Øyunn Holen
Leger Uten Grenser, Boks 8813 Youngstorget, 0028 Oslo
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 126:2406. 2006
- Current CDC efforts to prevent and control human immunodeficiency virus infection and AIDS in the United States through information and educationJ O Mason
Centers for Disease Control (CDC, Atlanta, GA 30333
Public Health Rep 103:255-60. 1988..To reach school- and college-age youth, CDC, in consultation with governmental and national private sector organizations, developed guidelines for effective school health education to assist school health personnel in determining ..
- NIDA Epidemiology Training ProgramC DEBRA FURR-HOLDEN; Fiscal Year: 2013..conducting applied research for pharmaceutical companies, and in non-profit agencies or nongovernmental organizations advocating for those with substance use disorders...
- AGRICULTURAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH IN CENTRAL EUROPEJames Merchant; Fiscal Year: 2000..together about sixty invited delegates from five countries in Central and Eastern Europe, Western European organizations and the United States...
- CYTOMETRIC CD4 COUNTING - A MINIMALIST APPROACHHoward Shapiro; Fiscal Year: 2007..available in the developed world in the 1990s, the United Nations, various governments, and nongovernmental organizations such as the Gates and Clinton Foundations, have sought to provide affordable treatment to at least some of the ..
- The U.S.A-Caribbean Alliance for Health Disparities Research (USACAHDR)Louis W Sullivan; Fiscal Year: 2013Governmental and nongovernmental organizations in the US are building innovative public/private partnerships to improve global health disparities reduction research...
- Health, Pollution & Economic Development in South DurbanStuart Batterman; Fiscal Year: 2004..will be conducted with key informants, decision and policy makers in government, industry and nongovernmental organizations, to evaluate their perceptions and knowledge regarding impacts and linkages between environment, development, ..
- Interventions with HIV+ and HIV- IDUs in UkraineRobert Booth; Fiscal Year: 2007..Methods: In collaboration with Dr. Sergiy Dvoryak and the Directors of three nongovernmental organizations, 600 IDUs from each of the three cities will receive the C & E intervention or the C & E plus the ILOM,..
- INTERNET HIV PREVENTION TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER + WORLD NGOSJeffrey Kelly; Fiscal Year: 2004..Internet program or transferring HIV prevention intervention models from the research arena to nongovernmental organizations NGOs) in developing countries with high HIV incidence...
- XVIIth World Congress on Safety & Health at Work: Financial Assistance ProgramMei Li Lin; Fiscal Year: 2005..Congress will focus on ways to strengthen partnerships among governments, employers, workers, nongovernmental organizations (NGO's), and safety and health professionals to improve workplace safety and health throughout the world...
- Environment and Neurodevelopmental DisordersJOAN CRANMER; Fiscal Year: 2005..of this conference is to bring together experts from academia, industry, governmental and nongovernmental organizations to discuss the state-of-the-science of what is known, identify information gaps, and help define future ..
- Peer Intervention as Pedagogic Paradigm in Kinshasa SPHFrieda Behets; Fiscal Year: 2006..KSPH/UNC/JHU will partner with two effective front-line Kinshasa non-governmental community-based organizations, Carrefour des Jeunes (Crossroads for Youth) and Centre STD Matonge to conduct peer leader/network studies in ..
- South Bronx EJ Partnership and Ethical Issues in EHALVIN STRELNICK; Fiscal Year: 2006..The SBEJP Advisory Board will include representatives of other community organizations. In this proposal, the SBEJP proposes to explore the most appropriate methods for addressing the social, ..
- HIV Risk Reduction Predictors in Russian Social NetworksYuri Amirkhanian; Fiscal Year: 2006..s. ..
- VANDERBILT ADULT AIDS CLINICAL TRIALS UNITDavid Haas; Fiscal Year: 2006..The proposed ACTU will not only enroll patients into ACTG clinical trials, but will provide the ACTG the ability to address important questions concerning AIDS treatment and pathogenesis. ..
- Religious responses to HIV/AIDS in BrazilRichard Parker; Fiscal Year: 2009..In spite of the fact that they have received relatively little research attention, religious organizations have been central to the response of HIV/AIDS since the very beginning of the epidemic...
- Pentecostalism & Utilization of HIV/AIDS Treatment Services in Central MozambiqueJAMES T PFEIFFER; Fiscal Year: 2008..This exploratory research will also provide evidence for how church expansion is making an impact on AID stigma and is affecting behavior change for HIV/AIDS prevention. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Promoting Resilience in Young Children of HIV-Infected Mothers in South AfricaBrian Forsyth; Fiscal Year: 2009..abstract_text> ..
- The Role of Inflammation and Parity on GDM and Type 2 DMWanda Nicholson; Fiscal Year: 2008..This award will give Dr. Nicholson the dedicated time and experience she needs to develop into an independent clinical investigator [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Meeting Community Needs Across the Prevention SpectrumPaul Cleary; Fiscal Year: 2008..Abstract Not Provided ..
- Nonmedical Prescription Drug Use among College StudentsSEAN MCCABE; Fiscal Year: 2005..Findings from this research will have important implications for the understanding of the epidemiology, prevention and treatment of prescription drug abuse. ..
- CNS Viral Dynamics and Cellular Immunity During AIDSDavid Haas; Fiscal Year: 2009..Characterizing these relationships will expand our knowledge regarding key events that lead to AIDS dementia, and may suggest novel approaches to other immunologic or viral-mediated diseases that affect the brain. ..
- A Paradox of Genetic Research: Race, Ethnicity & DiseaseSHEILA ROTHMAN; Fiscal Year: 2005This project's goal is to begin to stimulate communication between genetic researchers and community organizations regarding research on genetic disease. The importance of this goal is widely recognized...
- Indicated Prevention with At-Risk GamblersMary Larimer; Fiscal Year: 2005..In addition, there is virtually no research evaluating mediators or moderators of gambling intervention efficacy. ..
- HIV-2 CELLULAR IMMUNITY CROSS-REACTIVE WITH HIV-1Phyllis Kanki; Fiscal Year: 2003..Not only will these studies provide new information on the breadth and cross-reactivity of the HIV-2 cellular immune responses, but we also hope to correlate such responses with HIV-1 protection in vivo. ..
- HEALTH RELATED INTERVENTIONS FOR PERSONS LIVING WITH HIVJeffrey Kelly; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..
- TAILORED COMMUNICATIONS FOR COLORECTAL CANCER SCREENINGCHARLES BASCH; Fiscal Year: 2003..This proposal addresses the need for research assessing tailored communications to increase CRC screening in minority groups. ..
- Risks for HIV and STIs among Moscow Sex WorkersChris Beyrer; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- Long Term Consequences of Collegiate Alcohol InvolvementKenneth Sher; Fiscal Year: 2005....
- BRONX SCIENCE EDUCATION PARTNERSHIPALVIN STRELNICK; Fiscal Year: 2004..Phase II will concentrate on dissemination. The partnership will train 50 teachers and 45 clinicians starting in year 01 and 40 new teachers in years 02 and 03. ..
- HIV-2--A MODEL OF HIV PRIMARY INFECTIONPhyllis Kanki; Fiscal Year: 2002..The identification of temporal, qualitative, and quantitative aspects of these immune responses should contribute to out growing understanding of the determinants of HIV pathogenicity. ..
- Protective Immune Responses in HIV-1 Exposed InfantsCarey Farquhar; Fiscal Year: 2006..Kreiss and John, will prepare her for the complex data analysis required by this study and contribute substantially to the development of her career as an independent clinical investigator. ..
- CORRELATES OF HIV-1 PROTECTIONPhyllis Kanki; Fiscal Year: 2004..4. We will determine the profile of beta chemokine message and protein in the evaluated HIV-2 infected women and study the association of beta chemokines with in vivo protection from HIV-1 infection. ..
- Sexual Orientation, Substance Use and Mental HealthSEAN MCCABE; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Evaluating Alternative Retinopathy Screening ApproachesCHARLES BASCH; Fiscal Year: 2008..These interventions are practical, have potential for widespread dissemination, and can translate basic and clinical research to achieve public health benefits. ..
- Preventing Club Drug Use among Rave AttendeesGeorge Yacoubian; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..
- Effects of major changes in alcohol availabilityRobin Room; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Stigma & Behavioral Health in Urban Employers from China & USPatrick Corrigan; Fiscal Year: 2007..Data from this study will be especially important for the development of future stigma-change programs. ..
- Interstitial Cystitis Clinical Research Network (ICCRN)PHILLIP HANNO; Fiscal Year: 2007..Aim 5: To develop a suitable clinical definition of IC, a clinically and scientifically based assessment of where the disease falls in the spectrum of chronic pelvic pain, pelvic floor dysfunction, and prostatitis. ..
- Protective cellular immune responses in HIV-1 discordant couplesCarey Farquhar; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Prescription Drug Abuse Among College StudentsSEAN MCCABE; Fiscal Year: 2005....
- Global Summit on International Breast Health-ImplementationBenjamin Anderson; Fiscal Year: 2007..for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) National Guideline Clearing House (NGC), world health and medical organizations, international health ministries, and patient advocate groups...
- The Long-Term Psychosocial and Economic Impact of Explosive Remnants of WarJennifer Leaning; Fiscal Year: 2008..However, security issues will determine the ultimate research sites in Columbia. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- South Bronx Environmental Justice PartnershipALVIN STRELNICK; Fiscal Year: 2008..health-promoting improvements in the social and built environments in collaboration with other organizations in the South Bronx, by a) an equity analysis of Bronx parks using GIS; b) conduct focus groups, town meetings, ..
- Alcohol Research Collabortive: Peer ProgramsMary Larimer; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Epidemiology of Prescription Drug Abuse in the United StatesSEAN MCCABE; Fiscal Year: 2007..It will help identify risk factors for substance abuse. Most importantly, the findings will provide guidance for the prevention, assessment, and treatment of prescription drug abuse. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Targeted Social Network HIV Prevention InterventionYuri Amirkhanian; Fiscal Year: 2007..This research, if successful, will provide a model that can be used to focus HIV prevention efforts on community population segments in greatest need. ..
- Protective Influence of Residential Learning CommunitiesSEAN MCCABE; Fiscal Year: 2006..At each measurement point, participants will complete a set of measures that assess substance use behaviors and constructs addressed by RLCs. ..
- NIMH Collaborative HIV/STD Prevention Trial (Russia)ANTON SOMLAI; Fiscal Year: 2006..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Predictors of HIV Risks Among Urban YouthDexter Voisin; Fiscal Year: 2006..Such knowledge is critical to designing HIV prevention programs that are culture-specific, in order to curtail the increasing spread of infection. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Internet-Based Models to Enhance HIV Prevention Technol*Jeffrey Kelly; Fiscal Year: 2004....