Strategic Groups

INDEPTH Strategic Groups (SGs) are constituted to help the Secretariat pursue the three Strategic Objectives of INDEPTH:

  • To strengthen the capacity of INDEPTH member centres to conduct longitudinal health and demographic studies.

  • To stimulate, co-ordinate and conduct cutting-edge multicentre health and demographic research.

  • To facilitate the translation of INDEPTH findings to maximise impact on policy and practice.

We therefore have the following SGs which are anchored by the Secretariat; their leadership is determined by the Executive Director:

  • INDEPTH Capacity Strengthening and Training;
  • INDEPTH Data Analysis and Cause of Death;
  • INDEPTH Data Management Programme (iSHARE2, INDEPTHStats, OpenHDS); and
  • INDEPTH Research to Policy.
  • Capacity Strengthening & Training One of the three strategic objectives of INDEPTH is: “To strengthen the capacity of INDEPTH member centres to conduct longitudinal health and...
  • Data Analysis and Cause of Death Cause of death determination in low- and middle-income countries.An unprecedented insight into the changing health of people across Africa and Asia...
  • INDEPTH Data Management Programme The INDEPTH Data Management Programme (IDMP) is the a comprehensive effort by the Secretariat aimed to member centres improve data collection and...
  • INDEPTH Research to Policy “To facilitate the translation of INDEPTH findings to maximize impact on policy and practice,” is the third strategic objective of INDEPTH. The...