Meeting with countries and partners on country coordination and facilitation (CCF), Accra, Ghana, 26-29 October 2009
The document "COUNTRY COORDINATION AND FACILITATION" developed by the Alliance Secretariat in collaboration with partners will be presented to key stakeholders at a series of consensus building meetings. The first meeting takes place in Accra, Ghana, from 26 - 29 October 2009.
This meeting brought together a wide variety of stakeholders working on HRH issues in countries. All partners have important roles to play within a coordination mechanism to develop and implement a well-coordinated national HRH plans and strategies.
The mechanism is based on the Kampala Declaration and the Agenda for Global Action. It aims at consolidating the coordination and facilitation of country action in areas such as leadership, education and training, retention, migration and funding.
This meeting was followed by other consensus building meetings scheduled to take place in Burkina Faso and Viet Nam in 2009 and 2010.
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Countries and partners call for a multisectoral response to human resources for health at the meeting in Ghana
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Download the Ghana meeting information note