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Blog - 01 July 2015

Putting people at the heart of the health system | by Shakira Choonara

The importance of research in building resilience and responsiveness at local level

Blog - 20 May 2015

Theory of Change: a tool to guide the evaluation of complex health interventions | by Sveta McGill and Jo Borghi

In April 2015, the British Council Researcher Links programme and the Social Determinants of Health Network hosted a workshop entitled 'Towards comprehensive evaluation for health and development: promoting the integration of evaluation methods.' This blog reflects on some of the discussions and lessons learned at the workshop about how theories of change can help in the evaluation of complex health interventions.

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The Honorable Commissioner for Health in Anambra State, Nigeria and other  key decision makers in Anambra state health system  meet with researchers from Health Policy Research Group to learn more about health systems research.
News - 16 April 2015

Building policymakers’ capacity to use research in Nigeria

The Honorable Commissioner for Health in Anambra State, Nigeria and other key decision makers in Anambra state health system meet with researchers to learn more about health systems research.

Blog - 05 March 2015

Highlights and reflections from the ResUp MeetUp | by Steve Adala

News - 25 February 2015

Will the “voices of victims” finally be heard in Vancouver?

New blog from RESYST researcher Shakira Choonara

Blog - 18 February 2015

Introducing Kelly Muraya: Exploring leadership in health systems in Kenya with a gender lens | by Kelly Muraya

A new Resyst project is looking at leadership and gender. Find out more about the work in Kenya.

Blog - 15 December 2014

Building resilient health systems starts at home | by Kara Hanson

Friday 12 December was Universal Health Coverage Day. To mark this day Kara Hanson has written a blog for the Huffington Post showing how countries can strengthen health systems by mobilising domestic resources for health.

News - 25 November 2014

Event - Universal Health Coverage: building resilient health systems to save lives and reduce inequity

12 December 2014, 4.00-5.30pm, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

Blog - 19 November 2014

CapUHC – Building sustainable capacity for Universal Health Coverage | by Candyce Silva, International Health Policy Program, Thailand

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News - 14 November 2014

Amref Health Africa International Conference

From evidence to action: lasting health change for Africa

Blog - 15 October 2014

How do we communicate effectively? Exploring new models of engagement | by Shakira Choonara

Conferences have always been an important place to learn about and to share new research, often through oral or poster presentations. However, these methods of research communication do not allow for engagement with stakeholders. At the Third Global Symposium on Health Systems Research in Cape Town, researchers from RESYST used a different approach to discuss and debate our governance themed research, which focused on audience engagement and participation.

News - 22 September 2014

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