National health research systems in the WHO African Region: current status and the way forward

@inproceedings{Kirigia2015NationalHR,
  title={National health research systems in the WHO African Region: current status and the way forward},
  author={Joses M. Kirigia and Martin Matthew Okechukwu Ota and Marion Motari and Juliet Evelyn Bataringaya and Pascal Mouhouelo},
  booktitle={Health research policy and systems},
  year={2015}
}
BACKGROUND A number of resolutions of the World Health Assembly and the WHO Regional Committee for Africa call upon African countries and their development partners to make the required investments in national health research systems (NHRS) to generate knowledge and promote its use in tackling priority public health challenges. Implementation of these resolutions is critical for Africa to progress with the rest of the world in achieving the post-2015 health sustainable development goal. This… CONTINUE READING