Tagged global health and development

Learning What Motivates Community Health Workers in Mozambique

Just as my time in the serene, seaside town of Vilankulo, Mozambique is coming to a close, our project is getting ready to launch. My practicum is with Cooperative for Assistance and Relief Everywhere (CARE) in collaboration with Cornell University, and I’m working on a project called Começando Saudável that will pilot performance based financing (PBF). The overarching goal is to help improve services in the area of prevention of vertical transmission of HIV. Supported by a two-year grant, the first year of the project focused on investigating the barriers to care experienced by pregnant women living with HIV and…