Getting Serious About Gender Equality: Reflections on the Global Health 50/50 report
By Sana Contractor, Center for Health and Social Justice, New Delhi and Sara Van Belle, post-doc, ITM Antwerp
Sara Van Belle
Willem van de Put
Governance and the role of the state in fragile settings: broadening the health systems (governance) frame
By Clara Affun-Adegbulu, Kristof Decoster, Sara Van Belle and Willem van de Put.
Sara Van Belle
Rethinking health governance: towards an inclusive and political health citizenship
By Sara Van Belle and Sana Contractor
Sara Van Belle is a post-doc at the Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp
Sana Contractor works with the Center for Health and Social Justice, New Delhi, India. She is presently an EV resident at the Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp.
Bold Moves and Missing Links
By Godelieve van Heteren, Maryam Bigdeli and Gerard Schmets from the Health Systems Governance Collaborative
In the dynamic worlds of health systems strengthening there is no dearth of vision statements. There is no lack of policy diagnoses outlining health systems’ ailments, no lack of expressions of interest in innovation, no lack of serious background studies pointing at health systems bottlenecks.
Tweaking or transforming? Dancing around power and accountability
By Maryam Bigdeli, Godelieve van Heteren and David Clarke from the Health Systems Governance Collaborative
It is a pretty ‘uncool,’ and therefore brave, thing to do these days: to organise a conference with ‘power’ in the title. In so many international meetings on health, a political economy and power are assumed, but not addressed head-on, or worse: actively evaded.