IHSD REPORT: This paper provides a discussion of sector wide investment approaches in the health sector, outlining the potential and challenges for improving governmental ownership and accountability for external funds. Discusses experiences in Ghana, Zambia and Bangladesh.
HRC REPORT: This report covers a range of issues concerned with the procurement and management of technical assistance for the health sector in Pakistan. It considers how DFID can ensure that its investments in technical assistance continue to move towards a growing vision of a more aligned and market oriented approach to technical assistance, procured… Read more
HRC CENTRE: This report gives a summary of the reproductive and sexual health issues in Uganda. It also outlines the challenges to procuring and providing reproductive health commodities in Uganda, and the role of International aid and funding in addressing those challenges.
HSRC REPORT: This paper considers the short and longer term options for aligning supply and demand of artemisin-based combination therapy (ACT) for Malaria. This is set on a background of increasing pressure for countries to change their anti-malaria drug policy to ACT (Artemisin-based Combination Therapies), by the World Health Organisation. However, despite the fact that… Read more
HRC REPORT: This report attempts to demonstrate evidence of impact (both positive and negative) of Global Health Partnerships (GHP0 at country level. It also attempts to address questions around the impact of GHP’s on governance, equitable distribution of health services and funding for health development.
HRC REPORT: This report explores the manner in which 19 DFID-selected Global Health Partnerships (GHPs) are governed – in relation to a number of good governance criteria – and the manner in which GHPs are accountable to the international health architecture. It is based on a mixture of secondary source material on these, and other,… Read more
HRC REPORT: This report assesses whether Global Health Partnerships (GHPs) have addressed diseases neglected by other forms of development assistance. It concludes that they have. The study is one of a series commissioned by DFID to contribute evidence based material for a substantial and wide-ranging assessment of the impact of GHPs.
HRC REPORT: This report provides an overview of the financial issues around Global health partnerships,macroeconomic stability, aid dependence and sustainability of related health initiatives.
HRC REPORT: DFID commissioned a substantial, evidence-based assessment of the impact of the Global Health Partnerships (GHPs) with which DFID engages at both global and country level, drawing out best practice principles to guide DFID’s future engagement.This synthesis report summarises key findings from a series of component studies which in practice covered a wider range… Read more
HSRC REPORT: This annex provides an overview of the main operating international social marketing organisations. It provides information about their locations, programme strategies, goals and expenditures.
HSRC REPORT: This annex addresses contractual issues relating to the delivery of social marketing projects funded by DFID. It is largely based on the findings of the case studies.