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State-building and human resources for health in fragile and conflict-affected states: exploring the linkagesBioMed Central, 2015Human resources for health are self-evidently critical to running a health service and system. There is, however, a wider set of social issues which is more rarely considered.DocumentBioMed Central, 2011Following twenty years of economic and social growth, Liberia's fourteen-year civil war destroyed its health system, with most of the health workforce leaving the country.Document
Targeting accuracy and impact of a community identified waiver card scheme for primary care user fees in Afghanistan.BioMed Central, 2010User fees are a known common barrier to using health services, particularly among the poor. When fees are present, many facilities have waiver systems for poor patients to exempt them from paying.DocumentLincoln Institute of Land Policy, 2017This book—the first comprehensive study of the property tax in Africa—provides an overview of the property tax systems of 29 African countries, mapping out the most salient features of each. It also includes four regional reviews covering Anglophone, Francophone, Lusophone, and North African countries, and an in-depth discussion of key policy and administrative issuDocumentBMJ Publishing Group, 2016In Africa, health systems are often not very responsive. Their resilience is often tested by health or geopolitical crises. The Ebola epidemic, for instance, exposed the fragility of health systems, and recent terrorist attacks have required countries to respond to urgent situations.Document
Implementing a basic package of health services in post-conflict Liberia: perceptions of key stakeholdersElsevier, 2013Recovery of the health sector in post-conflict countries is increasingly initiated through a Basic Package of Health Services (BPHS) approach. The country government and partners, including international donors, typically contract international and local NGOs to deliver the BPHS.DocumentEuropean Centre for Research Training and Development UK, 2015This study examined the relationship between corporate taxation and foreign direct investment in Nigeria from 1970-1980. The annual reports were sourced from the CBN statistical bulletin, NBS and World Bank which were analyzed using Descriptive Statistic, correlation and regression.DocumentWiley Online Library, 2011A protracted conflict affects human resources for health (HRH) in multiple ways. In most cases, the inflicted damage constitutes the main obstacle to health sector recovery.OrganisationEuropean Centre for Research Training and Development (ECRTD), United Kingdom, is an independent organisation run by scholars mainly in the UK, USA, and Canada.DocumentInternational Organization of Scientific Research, 2015Governments at different levels have the responsibility of mobilizing revenue in order to meet the needs of the citizenry in terms of providing public goods and services, as well as ensuring the well being of their citizenry.