September 13, 2022

From Gender Policy to Gender Parity: Lessons from the Community Health Workforce

Government of France, Women in Global Health, Last Mile Health, Community Health Impact Coalition



Date & Time

September 13, 2022
8:00AM EDT - 9:30AM EDT

Co-sponsored by the Government of France, Women in Global Health, Last Mile Health and the Community Health Impact Coalition, this 90-minute virtual event will bring together key partners working to increase gender equity in the community health workforce. Ministers, community health workers, and funders will share their experiences and lessons learned as they have worked to design and implement gender-transformative policies. This includes: Liberia’s experience revising national policy to recruit and retain female community health workers, Ethiopia’s experience developing optimized training materials for the largely female health extension worker program, and Pakistan’s experience of the Lady Health Worker Programme since its establishment in 1994.