Wubetsh Ayenew

Name of organization, institution, or company
Vital Strategies

Country of residence

Ethiopia

Sector

Development Agency/NGO

Knowledge and Skills

Assessment and strategic planning, Public health, Project management, Project implementation, Notifications of events, Monitoring and evaluation, Identity management and production, Birth registration, Governance, Digitalisation, Death registration, Data management, CRVS advocacy, Communication for development, Civil registration, Vital Statistic and Demography

Languages spoken

Amharic, English

Profile

I am Wubetsh Asnake (BSc, MPH). Currently I am working as a CRVS program country manager at Vital strategies. I am participating in CRVS strategic plan preparation, VA guideline preparation and initiation of community CoD, and over strengthen CRVS system in Ethiopia. previously I was a project coordinator for causes of death project linked CRVS system in Ethiopia. I have taken a ToT training on both verbal Autopsy and physician ICD coding and was provide VA training for surveyor and code VA.

Job title

Project coordinator for causes of death study linked to maternal and child health and CRVS program in Ethiopia.

Organization
Ethiopian public health Association (EPHA).
Dates
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the project was a causes of death study linked to maternal and child health and CRVS program in Ethiopia. The project was funded by IDRC and affiliated by Ethiopian public health Association (EPHI).
I a responsible to liaison the program between EPHA, CSA and INVEA. participate in WHO Verbal Autopsy tool translation. provide training on VA to surveyors and supervise the field data collection. I have also take a physician coding course and participate on the coding of VA narratives.

Job title

country CRVS program manager

Organization
Vital Strategies
Dates

This is my current position. I am embedded in Mistry of health and responsible to provide technical and financial support to the ministry as well as to the overall CRVS system, I have participated in 5 year country CRVS strategic document preparation. currently I am participate in national Verbal Autopsy guideline preparation and initiation of community birth and death notification. I also take part in a routine analysis of the facility birth and death notification.

Name of educational institution

Addis Ababa University

Field of study
Public Health
Type of degree
MPH
Dates
-

I have a BSc Degree in public health from Gondar University and Master of public health (MPH) from Addis Ababa University in which I have taken basic and advanced statistics that helped me to be familiar with CRVS system.

Project name

Project coordinator for Causes of death study linked to maternal and child health program and CRVS system

Dates
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Your role the project was a causes of death study linked to maternal and child health and CRVS program in Ethiopia. The project was funded by IDRC and affiliated by Ethiopian public health Association (EPHI). I a responsible to liaison the program between EPHA, C
Geographic region Ethiopia.
Project name

CRVS

Dates
Your role CRVS country program manager
Geographic region Ethiopia
Title

Under five causes of death in Ethiopia between 1990 and 2016: Systematic review with meta-analysis

Publisher
Ethiopian Journal of health development
Date published
Role, Position, or Job Title
CRVS technical advisor
Organisation
Vital strategies
Role, Position, or Job Title
HIS consultant
Organisation
WHO Edanithiopia country office