Wilson N Liambila

Learn More
This study was made possible by the generous support of the American people through the President " s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) and the United States Agency for International Development " s U.S. Agency for International. Development (USAID) under the terms of Cooperative Agreement No. HRN-A-00-98-00012-00 and In-house Project No. 8816.53101.(More)
launched an initiative to mainstream emergency contraception (EC) in Kenya. The initiative included a core set of activities aimed at improving overall awareness of EC across the country and strengthening the quality of EC services in both the public and private sectors. It was intended to serve as a model for other countries interested in improving access(More)
Approaches to providing quality maternal care in Kenya The Population Council is an international, nonprofit, nongovernmental institution that seeks to improve the well-being and reproductive health of current and future generations around the world and to help achieve a humane, equitable, and sustainable balance between people and resources. The Council(More)
BACKGROUND Skilled birth attendance is critical in the provision of child birth related services. Yet, literature is scanty on the outcomes of child birth related complications in situations where majority of women deliver under the care of non-skilled birth attendants compared to those who are assisted by skilled providers. The study sought to assess the(More)
The Consortium for Emergency Contraception introduced Postinor-2, a progestin-only EC product, into Kenya as part of its work to expand access to EC in developing countries. Introduction activities included registering Postinor-2, training providers, and developing provider and client materials. We surveyed family planning clients and providers to assess(More)
The Population Council confronts critical health and development issues—from stopping the spread of HIV to improving reproductive health and ensuring that young people lead full and productive lives. Through biomedical, social science, and public health research in 50 countries, we work with our partners to deliver solutions that lead to more effective(More)
OBJECTIVE To assess pharmacy workers' knowledge and provision of abortion information and methods in Kenya. METHODS In 2013 we interviewed 235 pharmacy workers in Nairobi, Mombasa and Kisumu about the medical abortion services they provide. We also used mystery clients, who made 401 visits to pharmacies to collect first-hand information on abortion(More)
The Population Council confronts critical health and development issues facing people in the developing world. Through biomedical, social science, and public health research, we work with our partners to deliver solutions that lead to more effective policies, programs, and technologies that improve lives in more than 45 countries around the world.(More)
  • 1