To equip clergy to discuss and promote healthy timing and spacing of pregnancies, Christian Connections for International Health and Uganda Protestant Medical Bureau conducted a two-day training for a diverse group of religious leaders, including Catholic, Muslim, Pentecostal and Protestant leaders.

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The Zambia country profile provides an overview of the community health system in Zambia according to the most up-to-date policies available.

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The Uganda country profile provides an overview of the community health system in Uganda according to the most up-to-date policies available.

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The Tanzania country profile provides an overview of the community health system in Tanzania according to the most up-to-date policies available.

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The South Sudan country profile provides an overview of the community health system in South Sudan according to the most up-to-date policies available.

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The Sierra Leone country profile provides an overview of the community health system in Sierra Leone according to the most up-to-date policies available.

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The Senegal country profile provides an overview of the community health system in Senegal according to the most up-to-date policies available.

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The Rwanda country profile provides an overview of the community health system in Rwanda according to the most up-to-date policies available.

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The Philippines country profile provides an overview of the community health system in the Philippines according to the most up-to-date policies available.

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The Pakistan country profile provides an overview of the community health system in Pakistan, with a focus on Punjab province, according to the most up-to-date policies available.

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Community Health Systems Catalog

The recently updated CHS Catalog draws from policies and related documentation across 25 countries with specific attention to family planning.

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Our Mission

Advancing Partners & Communities (APC) advances and supports community programs that seek to improve the overall health of communities and achieve other health-related impacts, especially in relationship to family planning.

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Interactive data dashboard on youth sexual and reproductive health in Asia and the Middle East.

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A snapshot of community health systems in different countries.

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Strengthening NGOs through APC's grant mechanism and capacity building assistance.

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Our Impact

APC works to advance and support community programs that seek to improve the overall health of communities, especially in relationship to family planning (FP). Through global technical leadership and collaboration, APC’s goal is to increase support for and commitment to community-based family planning in USAID priority countries. APC aims to increase access to quality FP services, expand the contraceptive method mix, and improve upon organizations’ capability to manage USAID funds and implement high quality and innovative community-based health programs.

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Community Health Systems Catalog Country Profile: Zambia
August 2017 | Country Profile
The Zambia country profile provides an overview of the community health system in Zambia according to the most up-to-date policies available.
Community Health Systems Catalog Country Profile: Uganda
August 2017 | Country Profile
The Uganda country profile provides an overview of the community health system in Uganda according to the most up-to-date policies available.
Community Health Systems Catalog Country Profile: Tanzania
August 2017 | Country Profile
The Tanzania country profile provides an overview of the community health system in Tanzania according to the most up-to-date policies available.
Community Health Systems Catalog Country Profile: South Sudan
August 2017 | Country Profile
The South Sudan country profile provides an overview of the community health system in South Sudan according to the most up-to-date policies available.

Latest News

August 09, 2017
In 2017, APC updated the Community Health Systems (CHS) Catalog as part of its portfolio of tools and activities that support the role of policy in aligning and strengthening community health systems.
July 18, 2017
In Liberia, Ebola survivors come from every county, background, and profession. They want the world to hear their needs but not define them by a virus.
June 27, 2017
Advancing Partners & Communities hosted a luncheon and health discussion session for transgender pageant participants in Guyana. 

Success Stories

APC Success Story

Dr. Tonny
To equip clergy to discuss and promote healthy timing and spacing of pregnancies, Christian Connections for International Health and Uganda Protestant Medical Bureau conducted a two-day training for a diverse group of religious leaders, including Catholic, Muslim, Pentecostal and Protestant leaders.
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