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Table 3 Progress with the implementation of proposed cross-cutting activities

From: Impact of capacity building interventions on individual and organizational competency for HPSR in endemic disease control in Nigeria: a qualitative study

StatesProposed activitiesProgress with proposed activitiesPurpose of activity (influence on the capacity for HPSR and GRIPP)
AnambraAdvocacy to Commissioner and Permanent Secretary of Health for evidence-informed decision makingVisited both policy makers and informed them of potential strategies to strengthen evidence-based decision making for endemic disease controlTo improve organizational capacity for GRIPP
Reactivation of the Department of Planning, Research and Statistics for promoting research evidence generation and useDrafted and disseminated (to the relevant authority in the Ministry of Health) proposals with strategies for reactivating the unitTo improve organizational capacity to undertake HPSR and GRIPP
Advocacy to the relevant authority for research funding in the Ministry of HealthHave advocated to relevant sectors and are discussing research funding partnerships with implementing partners and private sectorTo improve organizational capacity to undertake HPSR
EnuguReactivation of research unit within the Department for Planning, Research and Statistics for promoting research evidence generation and useScheduled agenda-setting meetings
Undertook stakeholder analysis
Identified action points and assigned tasks to members
To improve organizational capacity to undertake HPSR and GRIPP