National health policies, strategies, and plans

Health systems strengthening glossary


This glossary brings together terminology commonly used in the area of health policy and systems development. It is intended for use by all those who have a stake in health system strengthening and aid effectiveness efforts.

The glossary is currently in draft format and open for public comments and suggestions. Proposals for change or modification of any term within this glossary may be submitted through the online form and should be accompanied by supporting references.