On April 5th and 6th, we did a bit of advocacy work as we supported the Frontline Health Workers Coalition with visits to congressional staff on Capitol Hill in Washington DC, USA. The goal of the visits was to lobby in support of the bipartisan introduction of House Resolution 342.
The goal of House Resolution 342 is to:
DRASA’s Deputy Chair Dr. Ama Adadevoh represented us during the visits and shared information about her late sister Dr. Adadevoh and our work to emphasize the need for this Resolution.
The group visited the offices of the following members of US House of Representatives to lobby for support:
We were very happy to be part of this process which we hope will lead to more focus on healthworkers and more resources committed to supporting health workforce strengthening!