Public health care in much of Africa is underfunded. There is a shortage of health care workers, and most doctors prefer to work in private practice.
Reports-Published dateFriday, January 2, 2009 - 05:00
Safeguarding the Health Sector in Times of Macroeconomic Instability: Policy Lessons for Low- and Middle-Income Countries
Safeguarding the Health Sector in Times of Macroeconomic Instability presents the results of an international initiative to document the effects of how health systems in the developing world have responded to macroeconomic austerity and aPublication DateTuesday, January 1, 2008
Feasibility and projections for selected earmarked taxes as a source of health financing : skills workshop report, January 15-16 2013, Harare
The workshop seeks to address three topics: How to increase resources in order to move towards Universal Health Coverage? How to address equity within the framework of the UHC? How to finance health at a domestic level?Published dateWednesday, January 2, 2013 - 05:00
Financing Incidence Analysis of Health Financing in Zimbabwe : skills workshop report, February 18-22 2013, Harare
There are a number of problems in the health systems of three countries reviewed (South Africa, Ghana, Tanzania), which are mainly due to fragmentation in their insurance schemes.Published dateWednesday, January 2, 2013 - 05:00