Kabatereine Narcis. AFRICAN SCI CAPACITY BUILDING ADVISOR BASED IN UGANDA. NEED FOR IMPROVING IN-COUNTRY CAPACITY FOR BETTER DELIVERY. Some of my roles. As SCI Capacity building advisor and as a member of WHO/Geneva WG for Capacity building, I participate in:
AFRICAN SCI CAPACITY BUILDING ADVISOR BASED IN UGANDA
NEED FOR IMPROVING IN-COUNTRY CAPACITY FOR BETTER DELIVERY.
As SCI Capacity building advisor and as a member of WHO/Geneva WG for Capacity building, I participate in:
Identifying existing efforts and gaps in CS and Prioritize needs in order to accelerate rate of scale –up of country programmes,
I participate in training consultants who train country staff’,
I train country staff as SCI Capacity building Advisor or on behalf of WHO.
Examples of existing CS courses include:
NTD Programme Managers Course
Working on district managers training course
As a Member of WHO/RPRG, reviewing progress of country NTD Programmes and advise on way forward.
Approximately additional 350 million people per year must be reached by 2015
Current and projected proportion of people (2008-2020) receiving PC for at least one disease among LF, SCH and STH out of the estimated number of people requiring PC (excluding India and Bangladesh)
Not Started (7)
Partially mapped (15)
Complete mapping (23)
Confirmation mapping (1)
Not Applicable (2)
Epidemiological survey skills
Financial management skills
Social science skills
Training of health workers on health centre based disease management
Prevalence and intensity of infection
Micro/macro haematuria stool
There is need to;
Capacity building needed at country level for all these issues.
Schisto / STH Map.
By the trained
re-mapping using both CCA and Kato Katz to produce a map for elimination phase.
To promote country ownership
even when CS gap exists,
it may not be attended to
until the country feels it as a priority.
Hence CS scale-up rate is slow.