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Strong and vibrant community health systems—including community health workers (CHWs)—are an essential component of primary health care, which fosters health for all and moves us closer to achieving global health goals. However, in many contexts CHW programs are still working to professionalize, sustain, and...

A week ago, the HRH2030 project team celebrated the culmination of a six-month campaign to promote the resiliency of the health workforce. We began with an initial idea: to launch a prize modeled after USAID’s Inclusive Health Access Prize. We changed the focus on...

The topic of health worker resiliency is still in the headlines, and I expect it will continue to be, as the global health workforce continues to grapple with COVID-19. A new report from the United Nations last month put the focus on mental health,...

On Wednesday, May 6, 2020, HRH2030 presented two health workforce data activities at the first-ever virtual Global Digital Development Forum: Building a Dynamic Ecosystem of Health Workforce Data to Achieve the SDGs, and Reinforcing Indonesia's COVID-19 Response with Health Workforce Data....

We are living through a pandemic of the likes we’ve never seen before, and the world is struggling to find a way forward that promises solutions. But with no immediate solutions in sight, those of us who are not health workers have to take...