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Transforming the Community Health Landscape: From Alma Ata to the Institutionalizing Community Health Conference
Nazo Kureshy (USAID) and Jerome Pfaffmann Zambruni (UNICEF)

Strong Government Leadership & Management are Key to Building Sustainable Community Health Systems
Kiersten Abate (AMP Health)

Community-Based Maternal Health Care: Meeting Women Where They Are
Sarah Hodin (Maternal Health Task Force)

Communities: The Key to Unlocking Better Health for Every Child
Stefan Peterson (UNICEF)

Making Community Systems the Bedrock of Global Health Investments
Kate Thomson (Global Fund)

Why Equity Matters for Health
Tanvi Monga (MCSP/ICF)

Improving Equitable Access to Lifesaving Maternal Health Care in Rural Bangladesh
Joby George (MaMoni Health Systems Strengthening Project)

Uganda Hosts First International Symposium on Community Health Workers
David Musoke (Makerere University School of Public health, Uganda)

Strengthening HIV linkage and retention through improved community & facility collaboration in Botswana
Kesaobaka Dikgole and Cecil Haverkamp (USAID ASSIST Project – Botswana, University Research Co., LLC)

Say no to stigma: The critical role of key populations in the development of community-based services
Marcos Benedetti (Pathfinder International)

Mobile Technology Allows Community Health Workers to Quickly Identify & Refer in Côte d’Ivoire
Oumar Toure, Angeline Dia Lou Balona Anoble & Nathan Rehr (Jhpiego)

Generating local solutions: How CARE’s Community Score Card is helping achieve health access for all
Sara Gullo & Mariela Rodriguez (CARE)

It takes a village and data: Using routine health information to ensure safe, institutionalized births in Mozambique
Adalgisa Viola, Luc Van der Veken, Claire Cole, & Julio Pacca (Pathfinder International)

In Sierra Leone, Ensuring Sustainable Financing for Community Health
Haroun Habib (Financing Alliance for Health)

Connecting the disconnect: Community health and health systems strengthening
Minal Rahimtoola (Pathfinder International)

Community health workers & health volunteers: Leaving old debates behind
Eric Sarriot (Save the Children USA)

Change always happens at the community level – it's about trust
Dennis Cherian (World Vision)

The Legacy of the Alma-Ata Declaration: Integrating Maternal, Newborn and Child Health Services Into Primary Care
Sarah Hodin (Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health)