Reports

Approaches to Tuberculosis prevention and control have gained momentum and several efforts are being made to find the missing cases in countries where the disease still prevails. Finding the missing TB cases requires new and innovative interventions with focus on special target populations and areas. Reaching to these missing cases therefore requires capacity building, knowledges […]

Promotion of Human Rights and International Humanitarian Standards in the Gambia

Promotion of Human Rights and International Humanitarian Standards in the Gambia

Promotion of Human Rights and International Humanitarian Standards in the Gambia with the focus on Sensitization of Opinion Leaders on the Right to Health was implemented in the Foni Bintang Karanai. The mini-project had the following objectives To equip opinion leaders with the knowledge and skills in communication on the Right to health To make […]

Promotion of Human Rights and International Humanitarian Standards in the Gambia

Promotion of Human Rights and International Humanitarian Standards in the Gambia

Promotion of Human Rights and International Humanitarian Standards in the Gambia   The main objectives of these programs are: To build the capacity of Village Development Committees and other stakeholder on communication skills in addressing rights to Health To equip opinion leaders with the requisite knowledge and skills to advocate for their right to access […]

Capacity building of communities on the functions of public institutions

Capacity building of communities on the functions of public institutions

This project is aim at building the understanding of rural Gambians communities towards public issues and providing the grounds for their intervention. The main objectives of this project are: To empower rural communities with information on public issues To promote communication, partnership and collaboration between rural communities and Public institutions To promote bottom-up approach towards […]

Water Sanitation Hygiene Promotion and Education

Water Sanitation Hygiene Promotion and Education

Water Sanitation Hygiene Promotion and Education This project funded by the African Development Bank (ADB) through the Ministry of Fisheries and Water Resources is been implemented in 22 communities that are provided with Solar powered supply system. The main aim of this project is:Promoting 100% water sanitation, hygiene behavior and practices in communities through capacity […]

Tuberculosis prevention and control

Tuberculosis prevention and control

As part of our strategic plan, HePDO work in partnership with community groups to promote disease prevention and control in particular Tuberculosis. HePDO had intervened in several settlements and communities conducting Information Education Communication (IEC) and Behavioral Change Communication (BCC) support strategies to prevent and control TB.   Our intervention is focused on: Training and […]

Malaria prevention and control

Malaria prevention and control

Under its malaria prevention and control program, HePDO was able to achieve the following: Distributed 278,859 LLINs to children under one at maternal and Child clinics in both public and private clinics Distributed 111,685 LLINs to pregnant women Distributed 426,162 LLINs to the general population and community level