Country Support to Governments

Partnerships between implementation assistance entities and local research institutions have generated implementation research case studies. This research delineates how and why specific approaches advance respectful care within and beyond the context of a global pandemic, specifically in Tanzania, which in 2019 adopted the National Guideline for Gender and Respectful Care Mainstreaming and Integration Across RMNCAH Services.  

Advancing Respectful & Compassionate Care in Tanzania

This information sharing platform equips and empowers stakeholders, including researchers, policymakers and advocates, with information to guide their decision-making and action toward advancing respectful and compassionate care in Tanzania.

Research from Tanzania indicates that women report all types of disrespect and abuse. Ways to mitigate include positive change in policy, health systems and facilities, provider training, and community education.