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Learnings from the Establishment of a Health Financing Unit in Timor-Leste
Publication

This document outlines the strategic process of establishing a Health Financing Unit (HFU) by the Ministry of Health(MOH) and USAID Health System Sustainability Activity(the Activity). It highlights key milestones, challenges, and lessons learned, emphasizing stakeholder engagement and tailored capacity building.

Country/region: Timor-Leste
Empowering Mental Health LHSS Colombia’s Multifaceted Approach
Video

LHSS Colombia collaborated with national and local health authorities to address the mental health challenges exacerbated by the pandemic and mixed migration.

Country/region: Colombia
Knowledge Areas: Migrants and Health
Colombia strengthens health systems for migrants
News

LHSS Colombia works with national governments to enhance the health system, focusing on local leadership, care, and integration in cities with high migratory flows like Bogotá, Cali, and Medellín.

Country/region: Colombia
Knowledge Areas: Migrants and Health
Namibia SOP Training teaser
News

The Ministry of Health and Social Services gathered stakeholders at Midgard Country Estate to consult on standard operating procedures for social contracting. The goal:  reach consensus on implementation plans and outline the path ahead, encompassing regional dissemination, pilot planning, and early implementation phases scheduled for later in the year.

Country/region: Namibia
HSS Practice Spotlight Brief Integrating and Including Migrants in National Health Systems
Brief

With increased migration around the world posing unique challenges and opportunities for health systems, efforts to better integrate and include migrants and host communities in national health systems are an integral part of the global health equity agenda. 

Country/region: GlobalColombiaPeru
Knowledge Areas: Migrants and Health Equity
implementation guide
Publication

This implementation guide provides details on how project teams and local partners may implement the various approaches contained in the strategy, including tools and templates that may be adapted to country and activity contexts.

Country/region: Global
TL News Story 3.4
News

USAID | Timor-Leste and the Ministry of Health launched a groundbreaking initiative to bolster professional competence of health professionals to deliver and improve quality of health care services in Timor-Leste.

Country/region: Timor-Leste
seventh aunnaul health financing forum
Event

The World Bank, USAID and the Global Financing Facility (GFF), will host the 7th Annual Health Financing Forum (AHFF7) on April 15 to 17, 2024, on the sidelines of the 2024 World Bank/IMF spring meetings.

Country/region: Global
Knowledge Areas: Health Area: COVID-19
Tajikistan news story 2.26
News

A medical waste shredder, procured with LHSS support, uses non-incineration technology and will protect Tajikistan’s environment.

Country/region: Tajikistan
Knowledge Areas: Capacity Strengthening
Nigeria success story Feb 22
Success Story

Improved referral system helps those experiencing poverty in Nasarawa State to better access to secondary care.

Country/region: Nigeria
spotlight brief financial protection and SBC
Brief

This brief describes opportunities to improve financial protection programs using behavior change approaches. The Practice Spotlights Social and Behavior Change series supports USAID’s Vision for Health System Strengthening 2030 by exploring how social and behavior change approaches can contribute to countries’ health system strengthening efforts.

Country/region: Global
Tajikistan community leaders help to improve community health
News

Religious leaders and community health workers collaborated to promote COVID-19 vaccination in two regions of Tajikistan.

Country/region: Tajikistan
Knowledge Areas: Health Area: COVID-19
Global Health Security 2024
Event

LHSS will present work at the Global Health Security Conference which will be held from June 18 to June 21, 2024, at ICC Sydney.

Country/region: Global
Namibia ESHP REVISION HIRES
News

Explore how the Ministry of Health and Social Services in Namibia, with support from the LHSS Project, is transforming health care access through the revised Essential Health Services Package.

Country/region: Namibia
Kazakhstan Meeting 2.9
News

With LHSS support, the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan hosted an Interagency Technical Working Group Coordination Meeting in Astana. Ministries of Health, Veterinary Services, Agriculture, and Ecology, alongside international organizations, discussed collaborative preparedness, human resource capacity for One Health, and joint disease investigation. 

Country/region: Kazakhstan
 

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