"The problem of the worst-off is dealt with after all other issues": the equity and health policy implementation gap in Burkina Faso.


In West Africa, the famous "implementation gap" concept applies to health policies. During the implementation of the Bamako Initiative (BI), the actors were drawn to policies solely for their orientation towards efficiency, thereby neglecting the equity aspects. This paper aims to present an in-depth understanding of this situation, developed through a case… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2007.10.026

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