Community Mobilization in Uttar Pradesh
Community Mobilization in Uttar Pradesh will pilot, evaluate, and scale up the self-help group (SHG) model, which is a promising platform for scaling up family health interventions.
The project objectives are: (1) To increase adoption of evidence-based, high-impact family health behaviors through SHGs to reach the poor; (2) To increase access to local health services; (3) To scale up evidence-based, high impact health behaviors and effective strategies to improve access to health services for the poor.
|Principal Investigator||Deborah Maine|
|Boston University Co-Investigator||Jenny Ruducha|
|Collaborators||Public Health Foundation of India, Rajiv Gandhi Mahila Vikas Pariyojana, Population Council, and the Community Empowerment Lab|
|Dates of Research||2012-2016|
|Donor/Funder||The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation|