News & Commentary

06 January 2017

Pearls of wisdom for the young health systems researchers

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Faraz Khalid , a 2016 Emerging Voice for Global Health and a PhD candidate at Tulane School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, USA, shares his reflections on 2016. He also issues a call to action for his fellow young health researchers for 2017 and beyond. Pearls of wisdom for the young health ...

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04 January 2017

Upcoming Thematic Discussion on Community Health Workers

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Community Health Workers (CHWs) are widely recognised as critical to meeting the health needs of people in low- and middle-income countries. Healthcare Information For All (HIFA) and the HSG Thematic Working Group on Supporting and Strengthening the Role of Community Health Workers in Health System ...

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16 December 2016

How can we reverse the unforgivable policy of inaction when it comes to the Syrian refugee crisis?

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By Fadi El-Jardali (Professor of Health Policy & Systems at the American University of Beirut & Health Systems Global Board Member ) & Racha Fadlallah (health systems researcher and member of Health Systems Global) The Syrian crisis has been described as the worst humanitarian crisis of our current ...

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16 December 2016

How to get health systems evidence into policy and practice in fragile and conflict-affected settings

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By Kate Hawkins, Pamoja Communications This week I struggled through the Southern Rail train strike to attend a ReBUILD meeting in London. The long commute aside, this was a great opportunity to reconnect with colleagues and hear more about the consortium’s work and synthesised learning from the l...

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16 December 2016

Alliance HPSR Board Member Vacancy

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The Alliance for Health Policy and Systems Research was established in 1999 and is housed as an international partnership within the World Health Organization (WHO). The four main objectives of the Alliance are to: Provide a unique forum for the health policy and systems research community...

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