Binyam Desta

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Country Representative, Ethiopia; Deputy Chief of Party, TRANSFORM: Primary Health Care, International


Binyam Fekadu Desta focuses on preventing child and maternal deaths in development and emergency contexts. He has directed a variety of projects, working with the Ethiopian Ministry of Health to demonstrate primary health care reforms, models of community and private sector engagement, and quality improvement initiatives. Before JSI, Binyam, who has a PhD, worked in HIV, girls’ education, and adolescent sexual and reproductive health at several international and Ethiopian nongovernmental organizations.


Effectiveness of Leadership, Management, and Governance Competencies for Performance Improvements at Primary Health Care Entities in Ethiopia: A Before and After Study

Implementing a Social Accountability Approach for Maternal, Neonatal, and Child Health Service Performances in Ethiopia: A Pre-Post Study Design

Contributing barriers to loss to follow up from antenatal care services in villages around Addis Ababa: a qualitative study

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Improving Health Outcomes for More than 58 Million Ethiopians


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