University of Ghana (UG), School of Public Health, Ghana

Sustainable Latrine Services for the Urban Poor in Ghana (SUSA)

Research project Ghana is in the midst of rapid, unplanned urbanization fuelled by migration caused by declining rural agricultural productivity, lack of employment opportunities and effects of climate change. Close to 50% of Ghana’s 23 million residents currently li ... Project Completion Report: At the time of application and approval of the SUSA project, “outcomes” were not articulated as part of a log frame etc. Objective 1: To conduct a project needs assessment and conduct training sessions. Routine inf ...
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Safety and efficacy of antimalarial therapy in children with HIV and sickle cell disease:data to aid policy formulation in Ghana

Research project HIV infection (HIV) and sickle cell disease (SCD) are widespread chronic diseases in Africa, and there is major risk of co-infection of these diseases with malaria, particularly in children. Both HIV and SCD may aggravate malaria, and anti-malarial ... Project Completion Report: There is little information on the contribution of malaria to the morbidity experienced by children with HIV infection or sickle cell disease (SCD), two major diseases of public health importance in malaria-endemic areas ...
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