Initiatives Inc. is committed to improving access to quality primary health care for people in underserved communities.
Solutions for Better Health
Organizational Capacity Development and Certification
Human Resources for Health
Quality Assurance and Accreditation
Community Health Systems
Operations Research and Evaluation
Our support has strengthened management systems in over 75 health districts across more than 10 countries.
Initiatives has successfully managed $25 million in federal funds over the last 10 years
We are supporting civil society organizations in Uganda advocating on behalf of 11.5 million people for quality health services.
What People Are Saying
“Initiatives is a great partner, bringing high-quality professionals to the table who are great to work with. Their studies were innovative and offered practical, actionable recommendations.”
“The clients we served are still providing positive feedback indicating that they are using instruments developed, as well as the knowledge and skills acquired to improve their performance daily.”
Where We Work
Founded in 1987, Initiatives has worked with government agencies and ministries, non-governmental organizations and international organizations in dozens of countries.
Our current project portfolio includes Challenge TB in DR Congo, Advocacy for Better Health in Uganda, Community Health Systems Strengthening in Tanzania, and Systems for Better Health in Zambia.
Initiatives manages CHW Central, a web-based resource and forum for community health workers.
CHW Central offers downloadable resources, member discussions, periodic articles, and a listing of upcoming events on CHW programs and policy.
In the News
Sarah Murungi has been a part of Initiatives’ family since 2009 when she joined our team on the CDC-funded TA-NPI (2009- 2012) capacity building project. Honing her capacity development skills, Sarah rejoined Initiatives in 2014 as the Senior Organizational Capacity...read more
By: Rebecca Furth, Senior Technical Advisor, Initiatives Inc. Initiatives Inc. provides organizational development assistance to non-governmental organizations (NGOs) in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). We initiated this work in 2011 under the USAID-funded...read more
Organizational Advocacy and Capacity Assessments Define Action Plans for Civil Society Organizations in Uganda
By: Sarah Murungi, Senior Organizational Capacity Development Specialist, ABH Project How can we help civil society organizations (CSOs) in Uganda to more effectively advocate for improved community health services? The USAID Advocacy for Better Health (ABH)...read more