The Partnership for Child Development is committed to strengthening the evidence base, through the sharing and dissemination of knowledge obtained for good practice in the implementation of school health and nutrition programmes.

Research undertaken by PCD has covered topics including the delivery and cost of SHN interventions worms (parasitic helminth infections), malaria, nutrition (including micronutrients), sexually transmitted infections (including HIV), and home grown school feeding.

The publication of PCD supported research is through a variety of media including: academic journals, books, reports, fact sheets, guidelines and toolkits. The means of sharing and dissemination include the Schools & Health and PCD web sites and the School Health mailing list in addition to the distribution of hard copy at meetings and workshops, as well as external list serves.

A selection of PCD supported publications are displayed below, for more publications please visit schoolsandhealth and hgsf-global.

Title Author Year Publisher Topic
Global School Feeding Sourcebook: Lessons from 14 countries Drake, L.J., Woulnough, A., Bundy, D.A.P. & Burbano, C. 2016 Imperial College Press SF
Integrated School Health: a manual for teachers PCD 2015  PCD SHN
Inclusive School Health and Nutrition Programmes: a roadmap for mainstreaming disability into the FRESH agenda PCD 2015  PCD SHN
Costing Analysis of Enhanced School Health Programme: the ESHI case study 2014 PCD 2015  PCD SHN
Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Manual: WASH training for hygiene promotion staff Norwegian Refugee Council & PCD 2015  PCD SHN
Focusing Resources on Effective School Health   2015   SHN
Lessons in deworming over 17 million Indian school-age children – Bihar’s innovative and pioneering school-based deworming programme Drake, L.J., et al 2015  PCD  Worms
HGSF Working Paper 16 Sensitive to nutrition lit review of school feeding effects in child development life cycle Watkins K. L., Gelli, A. et al 2015 PCD SHN
PCD's 2013 AGM Presentations PCD 2013 PCD SHN
PCD'a Annual Report 2012 - 2013  PCD 2013 PCD SHN
PCD's Anniversary Document 2012 PCD 2012 PCD SHN
From caution to urgency: the evolution of HIV testing and counselling in Africa Anderson, D.M. et al 2012 Bulletin of the World Health Organization  HIV
Optimisation of mass chemotherapy to control soil-transmitted helminth infection Anderson, R.M., Hollingsworth, T.D., Truscott, J.E. & Brooker. S.J 2012 Lancet 379 Worms
On the transition to sustainability: an analysis of the costs of school feeding compared with the costs of primary education Bundy, D.A.P., Burbano, C., Gelli, A., Risley, C. & Neeser, K.L. 2011 Food and Nutrition Bulletin SF
School food, politics, and child health Bundy, D.A.P., Drake, L.J. & Burbano, C. 2012 in press Public Health Nutrition SF
Economic impact of HIV and antiretroviral therapy on education supply in high prevalence regions Bundy, D.A.P., Risley C. & Drake, L.J. 2012 in press PLoS ONE HIV
The impact of education on sexual behavior in sub-Saharan Africa: A review of the literature Zuilkowski, S.S. & Jukes, M.C.H.  2012 AIDS Care HIV/AIDS
Alternatives to randomisation in the evaluation of public-health interventions: statistical analysis and causal inference Cousens, S.N. 2011 Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health SHN