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Why Research Matters

Join TRAction and USAID for an event
which highlights implementation research
from the USAID's Maternal and Child Health
Research Program (HaRP), including a
presentation on TRAction's Respectful
Maternity Care work.
July 14, 8:30AM EST
Check out the invitation and RSVP

First CE Training on HAP

TRAction Project, in collaboration with the Global Alliance
for Clean Cooking, held the first ever Continuing Medical
Education training on Household Air Pollution for
Clinicians in Accra, Ghana.
Read about the successful event in the All Ghana News
Nurse and mothers at a local health clinic.

TRAction at ICFP

TRAction jointly held a session with the
Evidence Project on Implementation Science
Approaches to Family Planning and Reproductive
Health at the International Conference on
Family Planning.
Read about our auxiliary session on Implementation Science

Quality of Care Workshop

TRAction and Harvard Maternal Health
Task Force convened a two-day workshop
on the role of quality within performance-
based incentives programs.
Read more about the workshop here

TRAction 2015 Highlights

TRAction had a busy and productive
2015 with nine new research awards,
participation in numerous global
events and sparking dialog to advance
implementation science.
Read our 2015 highlights to learn more
Video Shared Sanitation Facilities in Mozambique

WASH Video

TRAction partners are conducting a
study on shared sanitation facilities
in Maputo, Mozambique. For high
density populations, shared facilities
are a practical strategy to provide
improved toilets and water access.
Watch the video to learn more
Mothers and babies at Kibaoni Health Center, Courtesy of Photoshare

WHO Statement

The WHO statement on
the prevention and elimination
of disrespect and abuse
during facility-based childbirth
builds on TRAction's work!
Read the WHO statement here: [node:title]

More on TRAction's Respectful Maternal Care Work

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The Translating Research Into Action (TRAction) Project, funded by the U.S. Agency for International Development, focuses on implementation science related to maternal, newborn, and child health. TRAction supports implementation research to provide critically-needed evidence to program implementers and policy makers on how to implement new and proven health interventions at scale and across different contexts.

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Sumi Mehta speaks at a Household Air Pollution Continuing Professional Development Event in Ghana.
June 07, 2016


In response to the Ghana Ministry of Health’s prioritization of...

Over 30 participants gathered to discuss quality of care within PBI programs
April 20, 2016

Cross-Posted from the Maternal Health Task Force Blog. Read more here.

The TRAction Project and...


November 14, 2016
TRAction will be participating in the conference and hosting several...