A political economy analysis of human resources for health (HRH) in Africa

  title={A political economy analysis of human resources for health (HRH) in Africa},
  author={John Vincent Fieno and Yoswa M. Dambisya and Gavin George and Kent Benson},
  booktitle={Human resources for health},
BACKGROUND Despite a global recognition from all stakeholders of the gravity and urgency of health worker shortage in Africa, little progress has been achieved to improve health worker coverage in many of the African human resources for health (HRH) crisis countries. The problem consists in how policy is made, how leaders are accountable, how the World Health Organization (WHO) and foreign donors encourage (or distort) health policy, and how development objectives are prioritized in these… CONTINUE READING
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