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Population Connectivty Across Borders (PopCAB)

US Centers for Disease Contol and Prevention
Country of Study
Uganda and Tanzania
Location of Study
Western Uganda and Northwestern Tanzania
Type of Study
A project to facilitate multisectoral community engagement to gather qualitative and spatial data about population movement patterns, notably movement across international borders
Community-level, multisectoral focus group discussions with participatory mapping using printed map
Key Focus of Study
Characterizing population movement and connectivity patterns across international borders to inform public health preparedness and response initiatives
Key Stakeholders
Multisectoral (health and non-health stakeholders)
Sample size
Uganda: August 2018 to present; Tanzania 2017 to present
Funding Institution
Date when findings can be shared
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For more info, contact

Rebecca D Merrill, PhD, MHS

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