7-1-7 Saves Lives in South Sudan

Health workers engaged in risk communication and community engagement activities during the 2023-2024 yellow fever outbreak in South Sudan’s Western Equatoria State. © Ministry of Health of South Sudan for 7-1-7 Alliance

The 7-1-7 target has proven to be a critically important tool for countries to assess the performance of their health systems, quickly identify bottlenecks to effective action, and move from capacity measurement to system improvement. In South Sudan, which started using 7-1-7 in 2023,  78 suspected and 3 confirmed cases of Yellow Fever, concentrated in a single […]