This topic covers a wide range of issues related to the EU commitment to protect and promote health as a human right for all in the frame of the EC external cooperation. Support to the building of competent health systems, accessibility to basic health services, equity and solidarity values are just some of the principles guiding this cooperation. Maternal and child mortality, the crisis of human resources in the health sector, poverty related diseases and other issues may be addresssed under this topic.
LE FONDS BEKOU Est le premier fonds multi-bailleurs de l’Union européenne créé le 15 juillet 2014 à l’initiative de l’Union européenne, en tant que partenaire privilégié de la RCA, et de trois de ses états membres: la France, l’Allemagne et les Pays-Bas.
“Better infrastructure, better staff, better drug supply. This, in a nutshell, is what Cordaid’s results-based financing (RBF) approach brings to health centers in the Central-African Republic”, says Dr Peter Bob Peerenboom, tropical doctor and independent RBF expert.
In the Central African Republic (CAR), Cordaid has helped to improve the health system through Results Based Financing. What does that really mean for the people of the CAR? Watch this video to find out:
An overview of evidence on nutrition interventions delivered through the health sector, highlighting the importance of strengthening the delivery and effectiveness of selected cost-effective interventions with the greatest impact on nutrition and health outcomes.
On a recent trip to India, Renée Zandvliet, working with EuropeAid’s 'Civil Society and Local Authorities' unit, saw that civil society organisations (CSOs) often play a supportive role in improving the functioning and outreach of public health systems, as well as helping strengthen Human Resources for Health (HRH). As part of capacity4dev.eu's CSOs in India Week, she shares her views.