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PLOS One: Characterizing multidimensional poverty in Migori County, Kenya and its association with depression

Journal of global health: Compensation models for community health workers: Comparison of legal frameworks across five countries

PLOS One: Population-based socio-demographic household assessment of livelihoods and health among communities in Migori County, Kenya over multiple timepoints (2021, 2024, 2027): A study protocol

CHW Central: Government NGO Partnerships to Assess and Improve CHW Programs at National and Sub-National Levels: Case Studies from Kenya

Press ReleaseTramuto Foundation to honor Lwala Community Alliance- Gala Release

Press Release: Health eVillages Continues Mission to Save Lives and Improve Global Health Outcomes

Press Release: COVID-19 Action Fund for Africa Partners with Lwala Community Alliance, Living Goods and The Council of Governors to Donate PPEs Worth 100 Million to Help Protect Community Health Workers in Kenya

Preprints with The Lancet: Continuity of Community-Based Healthcare Provision During COVID-19: A Multi-Country Interrupted Time Series Analysis

African Journal of Reproductive Health: Determinants of Modern Contraceptive Prevalence and Unplanned Pregnancies in Migori County, Kenya: Results of a Cross-Sectional Household Survey

Think Global HealthWithout Community Health Workers, the COVID-19 Response Could Fail

A letter from Leadership: Co-CEO & co-leadership announcement

Lwala selected as finalist for FM Kirby Prize: Lwala was selected as one of 14 finalists from an applicant pool of 330 for the inaugural Fred M. Kirby Prize for Scaling Social Impact. An initiative of the Center for the Advancement of Social Entrepreneurship at Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business, the prize recognizes one impact enterprise each year that is working to scale its impact on social and/or environmental problems around the world.

Journal of Interpersonal Violence:  The Prevalence of Interpersonal Violence (IPV) Against Women and its Associated Variables: An Exploratory Study in the Rongo Sub-County of Migori County, Kenya

Designing Interactive Systems conference 2019:  Exploring Rural Community Practices in HIV Management for the Design of Technology for Hypertensive Patients Living with HIV

DevexNew fund aims to deliver PPE to 1 million frontline health workers in Africa

Devex: Opinion: Weak health systems kill — here’s how we can stop that from happening

Black lives matter. A message of solidarity to Lwala staff

BMJ Global HealthPrioritising the role of community health workers in the COVID-19 response

African Journal of Reproductive Health: Knowledge of Obstetric and Neonatal Danger Signs among Community Health Workers in the Rongo Sub-County of Migori County, Kenya: Results of a Community-based Cross-Sectional Survey

PLOS One: Under-five mortality in the Rongo Sub-County of Migori County, Kenya: Experience of the Lwala Community Alliance 2007-2017 with evidence from a cross-sectional survey