by Kate Hawkins, Rosalind Steege, Kingsley Chikaphupha et al.
Health Systems Global, 07 March 2017
If researchers are serious about doing justice to the needs and dreams of Community Health Workers (CHWs), we have to listen carefully to them and share their concerns. At the 1st Symposium on Community Health Workers and their Contribution towards the Sustainable Development Goals we were able to hear directly from Village Health Team members (VHTs) in Uganda and get inputs from other workers from around the world. This is a roundup of some of the issues that came to the fore.