Making the Case for HIV/AIDS HRH Investment (4.2)

Throughout sub-Saharan Africa, chronic underinvestment in human resources has jeopardized efforts to achieve sustained HIV epidemic control. To accelerate policies to realize the 95-95-95 goals[1], development partners, including the U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) and the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis...

Webinar (August 28, 2018, 61 min): Sufficient financing of the HIV workforce is critical to achieving 95-95-95 targets and maintaining achievements. To ease health worker constraints, many countries have received donor support for health workers in providing HIV services. Greater analysis of the required resource...

August 28, 2018 | 9:00 to 10:00 a.m. EDT [button size='medium' style='' text='REGISTER' icon='' icon_color='' link='https://hrh2030program.us12.list-manage.com/track/click?u=48d128c8122945673f7d4e3c3&id=da0f3e4b9c&e=49d0a46978' target='_blank' color='#ffffff' hover_color='#ffffff' border_color='#ffffff' hover_border_color='#ffffff' background_color='#205493' hover_background_color='#ba0c2f' font_style='normal' font_weight='800' text_align='center' margin=''] Sufficient financing of the HIV workforce is critical to achieving 95-95-95 targets and maintaining achievements. To ease health worker constraints,...

As countries scale up access to HIV services, they will need to consider how to overcome human resources for health (HRH) constraints — including competing demands for health workers’ time — and to secure adequate, predictable funding for the HIV workforce. Ministries of health can...

While Uganda is on track to meet 90-90-90 targets by 2020, the country faces several human resources for health (HRH) and financing constraints to scaling-up HIV services. Some of the health workforce challenges include inadequate skills mix, maldistribution, and a 36 percent vacancy rate in...

Given anticipated human resources for health (HRH) constraints and the need for greater shared financial responsibility for HIV in an era of HIV scale-up, it is critical to understand government capacity and willingness to increase and maximize the efficiency of investments in HRH for HIV....

While Uganda is on track to meet 90-90-90 targets by 2020, the country faces several human resources for health (HRH) and financing constraints. HRH constraints include inadequate skills mix, maldistribution of health workers, high absenteeism, and a 36 percent vacancy rate in public facilities. Financing...

Catherine Barker, a senior associate with HRH2030 partner Palladium, specializes in health economics. Over the last four years, Catherine has provided technical assistance to ministries of health and civil society organizations in Africa and Asia to inform health systems strengthening initiatives, particularly related to health...

On November 13, 2017 HRH2030 hosted the satellite session Work Smarter: Tools for boosting health workforce efficiency at the Fourth Global Forum on Human Resources for Health to highlight several tools and approaches piloted by the program. Presentations and supporting materials from the session can...