Sustainability of a Privatized Community-based Animal Health Worker System in Mwingi District, Kenya

@article{Rubyogo2005SustainabilityOA,
  title={Sustainability of a Privatized Community-based Animal Health Worker System in Mwingi District, Kenya},
  author={J. C. Rubyogo and P. M. Murithii and G. J. O. Agumbah and George Obhai},
  journal={Tropical Animal Health and Production},
  year={2005},
  volume={37},
  pages={253-266}
}
This paper describes a study on the sustainability of Community-based Animal Health Worker (CAHW) services in Mwingi District, Kenya. These services began in 1992 and were supported by the District Veterinary Authority (DVA) with assistance from the Integrated Food Security Programme – Eastern (IFSP-E). Over time and using a process of participatory reviews with multiple stakeholders, the system evolved into a network of CAHWs. The study focused on CAHWs’ service sustainability and their… CONTINUE READING