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Received: 30 August 2022
Accepted: 1 June 2023
First Online: 7 July 2023
: Ethical clearance for the implementation of MHS and collection of data at various times for the purpose of monitoring and evaluation of the programme was obtained from the Federal Ministry of Health review board. We also obtained letters of research cooperation from RHBs of Afar and Somali regions. Programme data collected as part of monitoring and evaluation was accessed with permission of the programme-leading institution (AMREF) to develop the current manuscript.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.