Consolidating research on population, family planning and reproductive health of the urban poor in sub-Saharan Africa: A data collection, dissemination and regional collaboration initiative (Gates Urban Health Project).

Project Period

October 2011 - August 2014

Project Partners

  • l’Institut SupĂ©rieur des Sciences de la Population

The project aims to promote the reproductive health and wellbeing of the urban poor in sub-Saharan African countries through evidence gathering, policy engagement with local players, building sustainable south-south research partnership and research capacity strengthening of young and promising African researchers on urban health issues.

Project Funders

  • Project Funder



Theme Leader, Population Dynamics and Urbanization In Africa

Blessing Mberu

Blessing is a Senior Research Scientist and Head of Urbanization…

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