Highlights, lessons learned and future perspectives one year since the launch of the Health Data Collaborative.
To help meet the Sustainable Development Goals, the first-ever 21st century, state-of-the-art, comprehensive CRVS eLearning course was launched on May 23, 2017. The development of the eLearning course was coordinated by the World Bank Group, with contributions from several HDC partners.
The Health Data Collaborative approach was presented at the UN World Data Forum to explore stronger linkages between the health sector and statistical communities in countries.
Tracking the performance of a country's health sector requires robust capacity for collecting and analyzing accurate data. Nigeria's health ministry held a two-day workshop in October to identify gaps in its health data capacity that can be collectively addressed by partners in a coordinated way.