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Document Type: Policy and technical briefs
Publication Date: 2008

Acute shortages of drugs and medical supplies in public health facilities were endemic in most states in Nigeria, and undermined efforts to improve health care delivery. Early on in the Partnerships for Transforming Health Systems (PATHS) Programme, participating states established Drug Revolving Funds (DRF) for secondary and primary health care... Read more
Document Type: Policy and technical briefs
Publication Date: 2008

This policy brief focuses on strengthening tuberculosis control in the states of Kano and Jigawa in Nigeria. Tuberculosis is a leading cause of morbidity and mortality in Nigeria, which has the highest estimated number of TB cases in Africa, and the fourth highest in the world. The National TB programme... Read more
Document Type: Policy and technical briefs
Publication Date: 2008

This technical brief focuses on how seven different systems strengthening and service delivery improvement initiatives helped strengthen citizen participation and voice, and enhanced accountability in the PATHS states over the period 2003 to 2008. The initiatives were: Patient Focused Quality Assurance (PFQA) Peer Participatory Rapid Health Appraisal for Action (PPRHAA) Integrated... Read more