Tag Archives: Nigeria

Nigeria Undergraduate Medical and Dental Curriculum Template

Resource Type: Report Authors: Federal Ministry of Health of Nigeria, Health Systems 20/20 Project Published: 9/1/2012 Resource Description: Over several years, the Federal Government of Nigeria through the Federal Ministry of Health has been making concerted efforts at ensuring that Nigerians and all those living within the shores of the country enjoy good health by having easy access […]

Assessment of the Routine Health Management Information System in Delta State, Federal Republic of Nigeria

Resource Type: Report Authors: Olusesan A. Makinde, Moses Onazi, Oluwaseun Adeleke, Elizabeth M. Ohadi, Awa D. Dieng, and John S. Osika Published: 9/1/2012 Resource Description: The goal of the assessment reported here was to evaluate the Routine Health Information System (RHIS) in Delta state, Nigeria. Objectives were to identify the strengths, weaknesses, threats, and opportunities of the […]

Assessment of the Routine Health Management Information System in Niger State, Federal Republic of Nigeria

Resource Type: Report Authors: Olusesan A. Makinde, Charles Umar, Oluwaseun Adeleke, Elizabeth M. Ohadi, Awa D. Dieng, and John S. Osika Published: 10/1/2011 Resource Description: The goal of this assessment was to evaluate the Routine Health Information System (RHIS) in Niger state. Objectives were to identify the strengths, weaknesses, threats, and opportunities of the Health Management Information System […]

Building Sustainability into HIV/ AIDS Programs

Resource Type: Brief Authors: Deborah Dangay, Itamar Katz, Wendy Wong, and Megan Meline Published: 6/1/2012 Resource Description: Sustainability analysis is becoming a requirement in today’s resource-constrained environment. This brief highlights the realities of the HIV/AIDS funding climate and shows how Health Systems 20/20’s HIV/AIDS Program Sustainability Analysis Tool (HAPSAT) can provide the necessary analysis to aid policymakers in […]

A Review of Public Expenditure Management in Nigeria: Cross River State Report

Resource Type: Report Authors: Marianne El-Khoury, Elizabeth Ohadi, Chinyere Omeogu, and Oluwaseun Adeleke Published: 2/1/2012 Resource Description: The USAID-funded Health Systems 20/20 project conducted a Public Expenditure Management Review (PEMR) for the health sector in three Nigerian states: Sokoto, Cross River, and Nasarawa. The PEMR examines the flow of funds across government levels down to the service providers […]

Target Setting of HIV Services

Resource Type: Report Authors: Itamar Katz, Wendy Wong, and Danielle Altman Published: 1/1/2012 Resource Description: Planning an HIV program requires determining its goals, developing activities to implement in order to reach the goals, and setting targets for the activities, which the program’s capacity can reach. Clear national targets for HIV programs will promote partner alignment to national priorities […]

Nigeria: The National Strategic Plan for Tuberculosis and Leprosy Control (2010-2015)

Resource Type: Report Authors: Federal Ministry of Health of Nigeria, Health Systems 20/20 Published: 2/1/2011 Resource Description: The overall goal of the National Strategic Plan for Tuberculosis and Leprosy Control 2010-2015 is to reduce significantly the burden, socio-economic impact, and transmission of TB and leprosy in Nigeria, in line with the targets set by the Millennium Development […]

Nigeria Health System Assessment 2008

Resource Type:  Report Authors: Gilbert Kombe, Lisa Fleisher, Eddie Kariisa, Aneesa Arur, Parsa Sanjana, Ligia Paina (USAID), Lola Dare, Ahmed Abubakar, Shekwoduza Baba, Eno Ubok-Udom, and Sam Unom Published: 6/1/2009 Resource Description: The Nigerian health sector is broad and is comprised of public, private for-profit, nongovernmental organizations (NGOs), community-based organizations (CBOs), faith-based organizations (FBOs), and traditional health care […]

National Health Accounts and Public Expenditure Reviews: Redundant or Complementary Tools?

Resource Type: Brief Authors: Hailu Zelelew and Susna De Published: 1/1/2009 Resource Description: In the late 1980s and 1990s, poor health outcomes in sub-Saharan African countries were critical issues in discussions at global and regional forums. A common belief was that poor health outcomes in these countries were due partly to inadequate financing of social sectors and social protection-related services. However, what was not known was: […]

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