Track 1.1 (a): Addressing cultural, social and age barriers to accessing health services in Africa

05 Mar 2019
13:30 - 15:00
AD10

Track 1.1 (a): Addressing cultural, social and age barriers to accessing health services in Africa

Oral Presentation Session 1


Chair: Dr George Kimathi, AHA

Co-Chair: Dr Joel Mubiligi, ED, PIH

Rapporteur: Roberta Rughetti – IT, Mercy Apanja – KE

Abstract

No:

Title Presenter/

Institution/Country

TUABO01

 

Support cutters on entrepreneurship training to reduce Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) in Nomadic communities in Kilindi District (98) George Saiteu

Amref Health Africa, Tanzania

TUABO02 Socio cultural Beliefs and the demand for and uptake of community based social health insurance in Nigeria a case study of Ondo residents (313) Oluwatobiloba Akerele

Equitable Health Access Health Initiative, Nigeria

TUABO03

 

Experiences of caring for older people living with dementia in Sub-Saharan Africa: a Scoping Review of the Evidence Base (471) Purity Mwendwa

Trinity College Dublin, Ireland

TUABO04

 

Shifting Social cultural and gender norms and breaking barriers to increase uptake of FP/RMNCAH, WASH and Nutrition services using the ˜LOIPI LO LPAYANI in Samburu traditional leaders models (227) Duncan Ager,

Amref Health Africa, Kenya

 

TUABO05

 

Addressing access to and utilization of immunization services in Ogun state of Nigeria using participatory evaluation and action research (522) Ngozi Akwataghibe

Royal Tropical Institute,

The Netherlands

TUABO06 Men breaking barriers on stigma of menstruation among adolescent girls: the case of adolescent girls on transformative advocacy (AGoTA) project implemented by Stretchers Youth Organization (SYO) in Mombasa County, Kenya. (685) James Atito Omolo

Stretchers Youth Organization, Kenya