Human resources for health in Africa: experiences, challenges and realities
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This report contains the proceedings of a meeting of 18 francophone and Spanish-speaking countries in Africa focusing on the HRH crisis.
The report outlines common challenges faced by the countries concerned and provides suggestions on the role of regional entities like WAHO and the African Platform, the GHWA, development partners.
Common elements of a successful response to the HRH challenges include focused attention to the issues of incentives, rural retention, improved education, training and management.