Jul 6, 2018
The BID Initiative took a holistic approach to address immunization data challenges by packaging together information system products, data management policies, and evidence-based practices with people who are empowered to improve decision-making. This document captures the various lessons learned throughout BID, from the design and testing phase through implementation, noting if the lesson was learned in the Tanzania or Zambia implementation (or both).
Jun 20, 2018
The BID Learning Network (BLN) invites you to watch a webinar entitled “Lessons Learned in Change Management and Data Use.” In this webinar, the presenters share the lessons learnt in Tanzania and Zambia during the implementation of data quality and data use interventions at district and sub-district levels. The audience learns about the use of change management tools to overcome resistance to change. The presenters discuss the different approaches used to address resistance.
Sep 19, 2017
Presentations from the 2017 BLN Meeting in Zambia
Jan 30, 2017
Data Use Partnership: The Journey to Better Data for Better Health in TanzaniaDigital Health Solutions program supported the Government of Tanzania in conducting a thorough landscape and gap analysis to identify the greatest opportunities to address key data challenges impeding health system performance. The process culminated in a government-driven data use investment road map for Tanzania. This report summarizes those findings and recommendations.
Aug 31, 2015
Diagnosing Supply Chain Maturity: Supply Chain Compass Tool Helps Three Countries
May 12, 2015
Digital Health Dashboard: TanzaniaWorld Economic Forum's Networked Readiness Index (123rd of 143 in 2015). the ICT environment in Tanzania is rapidly changing, in large part because of the Eastern Africa Submarine Cable System and the National ICT Broadband Backbone. The increased competition in both the voice and data markets has led to reduced pricing though it is still considered relatively expensive.
Mar 3, 2015
The Better Immunization Data Learning Network (BLN) recently hosted a webinar entitled “Introduction and Formation of User Advisory Groups (UAG) in Arusha”. This webinar focused on the engagement of groups that are composed of users at different levels of the health system, who have a certain level of authority that enables them to validate the project. These users provide leadership for iterations of interventions as well as champion the process of improving immunization information systems.
Feb 12, 2015
mHealth Country Feasibility Report: Tanzania 2015
Sep 10, 2014
We recently sat down with Chilunga Puta to learn more about her new role as the BID Learning Network (BLN) director. In the second part of her Q&A, Chilunga shares more details about the BLN and why it’s important to BID’s overall success.
Aug 21, 2014
As the BID Initiative rapidly expands its team to gear up for country implementation, we welcome Chilunga Puta who will serve as director of the BLN, based in Zambia. We recently sat down with Chilunga to learn more about her role and what she looks forward to as she steps into this critical position. Stay tuned for part two of her Q&A series where Chilunga will share her thoughts and insight around the importance of peer learning and how the BLN is critical to success.
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