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    Community health workers of Afghanistan: A qualitative study of a national program

    BioMed Central, 2014
    Afghanistan is a country that has been in conflict for decades, resulting in the destruction of much of its social infrastructure including the health system.
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    Health systems and gender in post-conflict contexts: Building back better?

    BioMed Central, 2014
    The post-conflict or post-crisis period provides the opportunity for wide-ranging public sector reforms: donors fund rebuilding and reform efforts, social norms are in a state of flux, and the political climate may be conducive to change. This reform period presents favourable circumstances for the promotion of gender equity in multiple social arenas, including the health system.
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    Perceptions and experiences of access to public healthcare by people with disabilities and older people in Uganda

    BioMed Central, 2014
    In the year 2000, a set of eight Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) were presented as a way to channel global efforts into the reduction of poverty and the promotion of social development.
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    The war wounded and recovery in northern Uganda

    Secure Livelihoods Research Consortium, 2014
    In 2012/13, SLRC implemented the first round of an original sub-regional panel survey in northern Uganda aimed to produce data on livelihoods, access to and experience of basic services, exposure to shocks and coping strategies, people’s perceptions of governance, and the impact of serious crimes committed during the Government of Uganda and Lord’s Resistance Army conflict on households’ liveli
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    Have post-conflict development policies addressed horizontal inequalities?

    Department for International Development, UK, 2017
    New research by CRISE reveals important gaps and inconsistencies in post-conflict reconstruction policies on Horizontal Inequalities. Based on in-depth studies of eight diverse post-conflict countries and four cross-cutting thematic studies, the findings provide a framework that helps to explain sources of success, and failure, and points to policy requirements and constraints in this area.
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    Promoting health equity in conflict-affected fragile states

    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 2007
    This paper was commissioned by the Health Systems Knowledge Network of the WHO Commission on the Social Determinants of Health in response to their conclusion that a lack of data from conflict-affected fragile states made it difficult to delineate pragmatic ways of creating better social conditions for health for vulnerable populations.The key questions we focused on were as follows:
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    International support to post-conflict transition: Rethinking policy, changing practice

    OECD DAC Guidelines and Reference Series, 2012
    1.5 billion people live in countries affected by repeated cycles of violence and insecurity. These countries face tremendous challenges as they transition from conflict to peace. International support can play a crucial role in these contexts, but has so far struggled to deliver transformative results.
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    Application of social network analysis in the assessment of organizational infrastructure for service delivery: A case study from post-conflict northern Uganda

    Oxford University Press, 2017
    In post-conflict settings, service coverage indices are unlikely to be sustained if health systems are built on weak and unstable inter-organization infrastructures. The objective of this study was to identify and examine the organization-level infrastructure that supports the provision of selected health services in post-conflict northern Uganda.
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    When does service delivery improve the legitimacy of a fragile or conflict-affected state?

    Wiley Online Library, 2015
    Received wisdom holds that the provision of vital public services necessarily improves the legitimacy of a fragile or conflict-affected state. In practice, however, the relationship between a state's performance in delivering services and its degree of legitimacy is nonlinear.

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