High level Forum on the Health Related Millennium Development Goals
WHO - Switserland
Field of Expertise:
Leadership/ Governance/ Policy/ Strategic Planning/ Management/ M&EPolicy/Governance/System; Aid Effectiveness / Development effectivenessHealth Policy / Policy Dialogue / Governance / Legal framework; Aid effectiveness / Development effectiveness
Narrative description of project:
The purpose of the consultancy was to prepare a presentation in collaboration with officials from the Ministries of Health in Tanzania and Uganda, backed up with a concise issues paper to be used as part of the meeting documentation. The goals was to raise the level of debate surrounding health-related MDGs to ensure that they are adequately represented in both agency and government planning and to harmonize donor support in the health sector. The presentation highlighted key issues arising from the practical experience of managing different forms of donor financing for health in the two countries.
Description of services provided:
Our expert held interviews and brainstorming sessions with government officers, stakeholders and development partners in both countries; wrote up an issue paper (presented at the HLF 2003) and developed a presentation.
Preparation of ADB paper on experiences in Health Sector Reform relative to PNG within the framework of ADB’s Participation in World Bank’s Proposed Scaling Up Poverty Reduction