|INDEPTH is a pioneer in health and population research, providing robust answers to some of the most important questions in development. Through its global network of health and demographic surveillance system (HDSS) field sites in Africa, Asia and Oceania, it is capable of producing reliable longitudinal data not only about the lives of people in low- and middle-income countries, but about the impact on those lives of development policies and programmes.
African data on the spotlight as high level conference starts
A three-day High Level Conference (HLC) on data revolution started in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, on 27 March 2015, as a side event of the 8th Joint ECA-AUC Conference of Ministers of Finance, Planning and Economic Development. The INDEPTH Network is represented by the Executive Director, Prof Osman Sankoh. Read more...
INDEPTH education workshop kicks off in Accra
Researchers who are members of the INDEPTH Education Working Group are meeting in Accra for a 3 day workshop which was officially opened by the Executive Director of the Network, Prof. Osman Sankoh on Wednesday. Read more...
Meeting to bring together researchers and policymakers in Tanzania
The Ifakara Health Institute (IHI) in Tanzania will host a meeting of stakeholders to discuss practical strategies to bridge the gap between research findings and health policy and practice. Read more...
African Leaders endorse science funding platform for AfricaIn a key development for scientific and health research in Africa, the African Union (AU) Heads of State and Government Summit in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, endorsed the establishment of the Alliance for Accelerating Excellence in Science in Africa (AESA) ... Read more...
INDEPTH household health expenditure project workshop ends in Accra
A workshop for developing estimation methodology for a project on household Out -of -Pocket expenditures has ended in Accra, Ghana. The four-day workshop was opened by the Executive Director,... Read more...
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