We’ve got designs on change: 1 – Findings from our endline household survey (KYTS-ACE)

This may be a bit of a technical post, but it answers the very simple question at the heart of our work: ‘Can design improve health outcomes for children?’ We think the answer is YES.  Here is some of our emerging evidence – see if you agree! When we began work to save children’s lives by improving […]

The impact of co-packaging ORS and zinc – Mongu District, Zambia

The “co-packaging effect” was evident in a dispensing behaviours analysis conducted by ColaLife across eight health centres in Mongu District, Zambia, in October 2016 and October 2017. All eight centres had ORS and zinc in stock in October 2016; in addition, in October 2017, they all had co-packaged ORS and zinc. Before the introduction of […]

Evidence gathering for our application to get co-packaged ORS and Zinc on the WHO Essential Medicines List (EML)

This photo came through yesterday (30-Nov-17) on our project WhatsApp Group. It features Akufuna and Lois, the two Keepers Zambia Foundation staff in Western Province. They are at a health centre and Akufuna is collecting the stock level information for ORS and Zinc since Jan-15. We expect that this survey will provide part of the […]