Dr. Siddhi Aryal, Regional Director,
Asia Pacific Hub of Vital Strategies, and José Luis Castro, President and CEO
of Vital Strategies, recently highlighted the work of Vital Strategies
and called for attention to the progress being made in many
They noted that "experience
from the first six years of Bloomberg Philanthropies’ Data for Health
Initiative has demonstrated that CRVS improvements can happen rapidly. When
driven by highlevel political will and ownership, strong leadership by primary
stakeholders and champions, and effective intersectoral coordination and
collaboration, sustainable improvements and the benefits that accrue from stronger
systems are arriving quickly."
Leaders and champions of CRVS are
driving this progress. The coordination and governance structures they have
established harness the power of each system’s diverse set of stakeholders.
Vital Strategies and partners are now sharing these stories through
#CountingEveryone: a new campaign highlighting the critical nature of
coordination, governance and leadership to strengthen CRVS systems.