Case studies: Iran and Pakistan

Global Health Workforce Alliance, Dr Mubashar Sheikh, Case study presentation

Dr Mubashar Sheikh

Publication details

Number of pages: 56
Publication date: 2008
Languages: English


This presentation was delivered in the context of a symposium organized for the thirtieth anniversary of the Alma Ata Declaration.

Building on an overview of global public health challenges, Dr Sheikh identified successful health policy reforms that underpinned progress in Iran and Pakistan, highlighting in both cases the central role played by human resources for health.