HSRC REPORT: This paper reviews the range of tools used in collecting data on health and socioeconomic status and argues that very few of these methods are capable of providing information about the health of the very poor.
We know that there is a health worker crisis in Africa. We’ve heard that nurses and midwives are part of the solution. So, what do we do about it? At the African Medical & Research Foundation (AMREF), we are actively engaged in health programmes and policy formulation with Ministries of Health across Africa. Our health… Read more
The REACHOUT programme is an ambitious international research project helping to understand and develop the role of close-to-community providers of health care in preventing, diagnosing, and treating major illnesses and health conditions in rural and urban areas in Africa and Asia. The REACHOUT consortium is composed of eight partners and is co-ordinated by the Liverpool School… Read more