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Concern over malaria in children with no symptoms

Malaria in children showing no symptoms raises concerns Dar es Salaam. June 16, 2017.  Researchers at Ifakara Health Institute have detected a substantial amount of parasites in children without any …

Call for applications for Bootcamp in Ouagadougou

IHI scientists at a previous bootcamp. PHOTO/COURTESY OF DR. FREDROS OKUMU The Alliance for Accelerating Excellence in Science in Africa (AESA) in collaboration with Ifakara Health Institute and Institut de …

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Understanding and enhancing approaches to quality improvement in small and medium sized private facilities in sub-Saharan Africa

This is an evaluation study that IHI is conducting in collaboration with London school of hygiene and tropical medicine. The research takes place in the context of an innovative intervention …

Vaccine Delivery Costing Study

As countries drive towards achieving high and equitable coverage of life-saving vaccines, the availability of sustainable, equitable, and predictable financing for vaccine delivery is essential. Over the last two decades, …

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Sayansi na Ubuntu

We are who we are because of who you are! This is the true meaning of Ubuntu. Sayansi na Ubuntu is the official IHI blog for communicating important research findings and other health issues. In the African spirit of Ubuntu,  the blog is published in lay language, and has essential interactive features for all.

Concern over malaria in children with no symptoms
June 16, 2017

Malaria in children showing no symptoms raises concerns Dar es Salaam. June 16, 2017.  Researchers at Ifakara Health Institute have detected a substantial amount of parasites in children without any…

IHI researcher secures Swiss scholarship
June 14, 2017

IHI researcher secures Swiss govt excellence scholarship Dar es Salaam, June 14, 2017. Ifakara Health Institute (IHI) Research Scientist Yeromin Mlacha (pictured) has secured the Swiss Government Excellence Scholarship (ESKAS)…

The quest for affordable mosquito repellent plant
June 9, 2017

The quest for affordable mosquito repellent plant Dar es Salaam, June 9 2017. The Lantana camara study had a social science aspect where it conducted interviews with villagers in Tanzania…

Projects

Understanding and enhancing approaches to quality improvement in small and medium sized private facilities in sub-Saharan Africa

Vaccine Delivery Costing Study

Evaluation of Cepheid GeneXpert Omni combined with the Xpert MTB/RIF Ultra in Primary Health Care in Tanzania

Health Evaluation Research and Development Project

Determining the epidemiology of drowning in Tanzania through analysis of secondary data: Tanzania Regions Project

Afrique One African Science Partnership for Intervention Research Excellence

Evaluation of attractive Toxic Sugar bait resting place against Dengue Vectors in Urban Tanzania

Assessing the progress towards rabies elimination from Pemba Island, Tanzania

Engaging pastoralists in controlling malaria mosquitoes in their communities

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