Resources

Health Partners International is keen to ensure that the lessons learned and research in the course of our work reaches as wide an audience as possible and is used for discussion, implementation, teaching and research.

We produce a range of resources built on our extensive experience in strengthening governance and health systems since 1995.

We have a wide range of well-tried and innovative methodologies, tools and approaches for the health sector. These have been developed with our partners, and can be adapted for use in different contexts.

Use our publications search facility on the right by typing in a keyword or ticking a document type, technical or priority health area to find:

Recent Publications

Document Type: Policy and technical briefs
Publication Date: 2017

Health Partners International (HPI) has developed a sophisticated suite of software that equips government departments and facilities with data and information to make operational and strategic decisions concerning human resources. The suite comprises of three tools. These tools (HR Admin, HR Skills Surveyor, HR Planner) improve human resource administration, management... Read more
Document Type: Videos
Publication Date: 2017


Seeds of Change is a three part film highlighting the key approaches and impacts of the Women for Health Programme in addressing the acute shortage of female health workers in Northern Nigeria. The first part, Sowing the Seeds, outlines the context in which gender relationships are being transformed in areas... Read more
Document Type: Guidelines and manuals
Publication Date: 2017

This ‘How-To’ guide sets out an effective approach to supporting health training institutions through the process of gaining – or regaining –accreditation status for their health training programmes, and in establishing processes to ensure that accreditation is maintained. The guide also looks at how to help these institutions get funding... Read more
Document Type: Infographics and posters
Publication Date: 2017

The Women for Health Theory of Change Tree infographic establishes how the strategies, and approaches of the Women for Health programme translate into improved outcomes and beneficial wider impacts. Rooted in sound strategies such as improved teacher training, gender management planning, advocacy to decision makers and legislators, midwife retention schemes... Read more
Document Type: Factsheets
Publication Date: 2017

This Women for Health programme briefing provides an overview of the five year DFID-funded programme, the overall purpose, aim, outputs and most recent results. The programme contributes to improving maternal outcomes by addressing the shortage of female health workers, especially midwives, in five states in Northern Nigeria. The Women for... Read more
Document Type: Reports
Publication Date: 2017

Women for Health: The Journey is a report of the evolution and progress of the Women for Health programme in five states in northern Nigeria. This report tracks the evolution of the implementation phase of the Women for Health programme. It notes specific achievements to date and highlights the critical... Read more
Document Type: Factsheets
Publication Date: 2016

This factsheet presents eight messages for policy makers in the health sector based on the lessons learned and results from the MORE Mobilising Access to Maternal Health in Zambia (MORE MAMaZ) programme. A well-designed community engagement and empowerment approach can result in rapid and significant improvements in maternal and newborn... Read more
Document Type: Policy and technical briefs
Publication Date: 2016

Nigeria has been implementing the long-lasting insecticidal net intervention approach as a core strategy over the past decade. This brief presents an overview of the achievements and challenges in the use of this strategy and some recommendations based on lessons learnt through the support for National Malaria Programme (SuNMaP). This... Read more
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Publication Date: 2016

This brochure illustrates how Health Partners International and WISE Development are drawing on our combined expertise in health systems strengthening, sexual reproductive health and rights and gender equality to ensure that all our RMNCAH programmes incorporate cutting-edge and contextually relevant women and girl-focused approaches. Our RMNCAH experience is built on... Read more