The essence of governance in health development

  title={The essence of governance in health development},
  author={Joses M. Kirigia and Doris Gatwiri Kirigia},
  booktitle={International archives of medicine},
BACKGROUND Governance and leadership in health development are critically important for the achievement of the health Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) and other national health goals. Those two factors might explain why many countries in Africa are not on track to attain the health MDGs by 2015. This paper debates the meaning of 'governance in health development', reviews briefly existing governance frameworks, proposes a modified framework on health development governance (HDG), and… CONTINUE READING
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