Tuesday, November 19 / 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Session 79
Use of Data for Policies and Programming: Capitalization of Survey and Census Data for More Effective Policies

Chair: Marc Pilon, Institut de Recherche pour le Développement (IRD)
Discussant: Madeleine Wayack Pambè, Université de Ouagadougou

1. Who Accesses Secondary Schooling in Uganda; Was the Universal Secondary Education Policy Ubiquitously Effective?Christian Kakuba, Makerere University, Centre for Population and Applied Statistics.

2. Factors Influencing Measurement of Pregnancy and Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes in Population-Based Surveys in Africa and AsiaDoris Kwesiga, Makerere University School of Public Health; Yeetey A. Enuameh, Kintampo Health Research Centre (KHRC); Ali Imam, IcddrB, Matlab, Bangladesh; Adane Kebede, Dabat HDSS, Ethiopia; Tryphena Nareeba, Iganga-Mayuge Health Demographic Surveillance Site; Charlotte Tawiah, Kintampo Health Research Centre (KHRC); Joy Lawn, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine; Hannah Blencowe, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine; B. Ane Fisker, Bandim Health Project.

3. Updates: Geospatial Analysis of Demographic Health SurveysSamuel Mwangi, Tübingen University; Joseph Gitahi, University of Applied Sciences Stuttgart; Margret Gichuhi Gichuhi, Jomo Kenyatta University of Science and Technology.

4. Estimating and Monitoring Burden of Non-Communicable and Chronic Diseases in GhanaOlutobi A. Sanuade, University College London.

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