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Projects in North Kivu

EBOLA RESPONSE (Perceptions of the prevention & protection of pregnant and lactating women in the context of EVD)

UNICEF; MOH DRC; Oxfam; Mercy Corps; Medair
Country of Study
Location of Study
Beni (North Kivu)
Type of Study
Formative research (social epidemiology)
Qualitative (focus group); review existing epi data on pregnant & breastfeeding women
Key Focus of Study
Understand community perceptions of health service; impact of Ebola interventions on health service quality; perceptions of pregnant, lactating women on abilities & barriers to protecting selves & children against Ebola
Key Stakeholders
Pregnant & lactating women; Ebola actors (UNICEF, MOH, WHO, NGOs)
Sample size
12 FGDs (11 groups mothers, 1 group fathers)
20 - 31 October 2018
Funding Institution
Date when findings can be shared
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