In May 2014, the 67th World Health Assembly the Director-General to develop and submit a new global strategy on human resources for health to be considered by the 69th World Health Assembly in May 2016. This strategy represents a critical component of the WHO strategic vision towards universal health coverage (UHC) in the framework of the post 2015 health development agenda . The Global Strategy on Human Resources for Health: Workforce 2030 is now open for public consultation until 31 August 2015. The draft will also be discussed at various global health events as well as a number of WHO regional technical consultations. This global dialogue will inform the continuing improvement of the draft and a final version to be submitted to the WHO Executive Board in January 2016.
Addis Ababa Call to Action on a high-level ministerial meeting on investing in human resources for health for sustainable development
Ministers of Finance and Economy and Ministers of Health from African countries assembled in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, on 17 July 2015, at the margins of the 3rd international conference on financing for development, to share experiences and discuss on investing in human resources for health for sustainable development.
Joining hands for health workforce improvements: Ghana hosts consultation on new global health workforce strategy
This week Ghana is hosting the first of a series of meetings to finalise a new Global Strategy on Human Resources for Health (HRH). The Ghana consultation for Africa is crucial to ensure that the Strategy reflects the particular needs of the continent.
Ghana hosts a two day African Expert Consultation on the Global Strategy on Human Resources for Health: Workforce 2030
Accra, Ghana 08 July 2015 - A two-day Regional African Consultation (8-9 July 2015) on the Global Strategy on Human Resources for Health: Workforce 2030 is underway in Accra, Ghana.