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Local Health System

Sustainability Project

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Supporting the

COVID-19 Response

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for Proposals

Our Mission

The LHSS Project helps countries achieve sustainable,

self-financed health systems that offer quality health care for all. 


LHSS is supporting local government institutions in Bangladesh’s densely populated Rajshahi and Sylhet Divisions to expand access to primary health services and reduce out-of-pocket expenditures for low-income urban residents. 


The Health Systems Podcast brings you conversations on what's working in health systems strengthening approaches in countries around the world.


USAID LHSS Project and MTaPS program collaborated to draft and pilot a resource to help countries increase the accuracy of their pharmaceutical expenditure data. 


USAID Health Systems Strengthening

Practice Spotlight Series

The Health Systems Strengthening Practice Spotlight briefs discuss specific health systems strengthening approaches and how they were successfully applied in USAID-supported or other HSS program settings.

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HIV & Health System Strengthening

LHSS is exploring evidence, identifying promising practices, and testing approaches to learn what works, what doesn’t, and in what contexts. The knowledge we share will provide workable solutions for national governments — and advance the field of health systems strengthening globally.