Research policy

Health Research Systems Analysis (HRSA) Initiative

In cooperation with a range of partners:

  • Participating national governments
  • WHO research programmes, Regional Offices and participating Country Offices
  • The Alliance for Health Policy and Systems Research (AHPSR)
  • Council on Health Research for Development (COHRED)
  • Global Development Network (GDN)
  • Global Forum for Health Research
  • Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health (JHSPH)
  • The Rockefeller Foundation (RF)
  • Swedish International Development Agency (SIDA/Sarec)
  • The Wellcome Trust (WT)

What is the overall aim of HRSA?

  • To produce, share and utilize research for better health and health equity, and integrate knowledge gained within all levels of health systems

Why are "partners" interested?

  • Involvement in HRSA coincides with current national priorities and opportunities
  • Being part of an international network adds greater legitimacy to national efforts and enhances national technical capacity

HRSA topics