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Learning, Sharing, and Scaling throughout Africa

May 26, 2016

Through the BID Learning Network (BLN), many countries in sub-Saharan Africa participate in the design and testing of BID tools and interventions. The BLN enables peer-to-peer learning exchanges to ensure BID Initiative’s solutions will be relevant for and adopted by other countries interested in improving their health programs through better data and decision-making.

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BLN Design Collaborative Preview, 25-28 May 2015

May 13, 2015

As a part of these ongoing efforts, the BLN will host a Design Collaborative meeting from 25-28 May, 2015 in Dakar, Senegal. This meeting will bring managers of national immunization programs and logisticians from 15 West, East and Southern African countries to focus on evaluating requirements and systems for logistics data generation and management.

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Global Partnership on Development Data

Apr 17, 2015

Data is a hot topic in the global community, as we saw with the recent New York Times article, and we are inspired by the enthusiasm as we continue moving forward into the next phases of the Better Immunization Data Initiative. Claire Melamed recently authored an article on Global Dashboard, So what could a Global Partnership on Development Data do for us?

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Highlights from the BLN Design Collaborative

Jan 15, 2015

The BID Initiative Learning Network (BLN) Design Collaborative meeting was held in Lusaka, Zambia from 1st-4th December 2014. BLN members from nine sub-Saharan African countries attended to discuss and iterate on the design of BID Initiative solutions, specifically country immunization information system needs.

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BLN Design Collaborative Preview, 1st-4th December 2014

Nov 18, 2014

The BID Learning Network (BLN) is a mechanism within the BID Initiative for peer-to-peer learning, problem analysis and exchange of ideas that are expected to culminate into solutions appropriate to participating countries. Its intent is to promote deeper connectivity between immunization and eHealth communities to share best practices, innovations and together interrogate challenges and propose solutions. The BLN is a platform to acquire practical skills and knowledge that strengthen existing in-country efforts. To facilitate contributions, the BLN regularly conducts webinars, publishes blog posts, prompts discussion through Google Groups and holds technical and general meetings that afford opportunities for learning and interaction among participants.

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