Health workforce

Second Regional Conference of the Africa Health Workforce Observatory

Cotonou, Benin, 6-9 October 2009

Africa Health Workforce Observatory is a cooperative network bringing together stakeholders and partners to support actions that address HRH challenges through promoting, developing and sustaining a firm knowledge base for HRH.

The second meeting of the Health Workforce Observatory was held on 6-9 October 2009 in Cotonou, Benin, supported by EC funding and a contribution from the Global Health Workforce Alliance. The purpose of this meeting was to review the progress made and to discuss how to accelerate the expansion and strengthening of the Observatory. The meeting is expected to further mobilize national, regional and global stakeholders and partners on the Africa Health Workforce Observatory in order to accelerate its implementation.