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Strengthening community health workers for improved health outcomes

Maimouna Seck, president of Bajenu Gox during the ceremony of giving identification badges to women members of the association in the presence of the authorities of Kaolack
IDRC / Sylvain Cherkaoui
Strengthening Community Health Worker’s roles and capacity expands the reach of health information and services, especially in underserved communities.

Strong community health worker performance leads to increased trust of the population in health services, better access to services and reduced inequalities. This contributes to improved maternal and child health outcomes.

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