Tag: health care

Here are lessons from Rwanda on how trust can assist in repairing a broken health system

There are many factors at the root of Rwanda's achievements, most notably, a strong integrated and coordinated health system built on primary health care.

ECA’s Vera Songwe on role of private sector in financing Africa’s health care

What impact will public private partnership bring into the Africa health care system? Vera Songwe, Executive Secretary Economic Commission for Africa of United Nations spoke on the side-lines of UN General Assembly where a high-level dialogue discusses pathways to improving Africa's health and prosperity.

EXPLAINER: Is South Africa’s private health care sector competitive?

Shutterstock Sharon Fonn, University of the Witwatersrand After a four and a half year probe initiated by South Africa’s Competition Commission, a panel of independent experts released their preliminary report into the country’s private...