Health systems are complex; thus, many research approaches are used understand and assess them. Three new Countdown to 2030 briefs aim to support researchers and policy makers, to understand the value of and approaches available using health policy and systems research in women’s, children’s and adolescents’ health. These briefs address...
Every death counts: use of mortality audit data for decision making to save the lives of mothers, babies and children in South Africa
South Africa Every Death Counts Writing Group.
Grollman C, Arregoces L, Martinez-Alvarez M, Pitt C, Powell-Jackson T, Hsu J, Greco G, Borghi J.
Masanja H, de Savigny D, Smithson P, et al.
11 years of tracking aid to reproductive, maternal, newborn, and child health: estimates and analysis for 2003-13 from the Countdown to 2015
Grollman C, Arregoces L, Mart__nez-_Ålvarez M, Pitt C, Mills A, Borghi J.
Generating statistics from health facility data: the state of routine health information systems in Eastern and Southern Africa
Ma_Øga A, Jiwani SS, Mutua MK, et al.
Assessment of the health system and policy environment as a critical complement to tracking intervention coverage for maternal newborn and child health
Countdown Working Group on Health Policy and Health Systems.
Progress and challenges in maternal health in western China: a Countdown to 2015 national case study
Gao, Y, Zhou H, Singh N, Powell-Jackson T, Nash S, Yang M, Guo S, Fang H, Martinez Alvarez M, Liu X, Pan J, Wang Y, and Ronsmans C.
Human resources for maternal, newborn and child health: from measurement and planning to performance for improved health outcomes
Gupta, N., Maliqi, B., Fran_ßa, A. et al.
Equitable coverage? The roles of the private and public sectors in providing maternal, newborn and child health interventions in South Asia
Guo S, Carvajal-Aguirre L, Victora CG, BarrosAJD, Wehrmeister FC, et al.
Requejo J, Bryce J, Barros A, et al.
Tracking aid for global health goals: a systematic comparison of four approaches applied to reproductive, maternal, newborn and child health
Pitt C, Grollman C, Martinez-Alvarez M, Arregoces L, Borghi J.
Heidkamp RA, Wilson E, Menon P, Kuo H, Walton S, Gatica-Domínguez G et al.
Business not as usual: how multisectoral collaboration can promote transformative change for health and sustainable development
Kuruvilla S, Hinton R, Boerma T, Bunney R, Casamitjana N, Cortez R, et al.
Sauer SM, Pullum T, Wang W, Mallick L, and Leslie HH
Subnational variation for care at birth in Tanzania: is this explained by place, people, money or drugs?.
Armstrong, C.E., Martínez-Álvarez, M., Singh, N.S. et al.
Understanding drivers of domestic public expenditure on reproductive, maternal, neonatal and child health in Peru at district level: an ecological study.
Huicho L. Hernandez P, Huayanay-Espinoza CA, Segura ER, Nino de Guzman J, Flores-Cordova G, Rivera-Ch M, Friedman HS, Berman P.
Strong community-based health systems and national governance predict improvement in coverage of oral rehydration solution (ORS): a multilevel longitudinal model
Andrus A, Cohen R, Carvajal-Aguirre L, Arifeen SE, and Weiss W
Patterns and trends of postpartum family planning in Ethiopia, Malawi, and Nigeria: evidence of missed opportunities for integration
Hounton S, Winfrey W, Barros AJ, Askew I.
Grollman C, Cavallaro FL, Duclos D, Bakare V, Mart__nez _Ålvarez M, Borghi J.
Countdown to 2015 country case studies: systematic tools to address the black box of health systems and policy assessment
Singh, N.S., Huicho, L., Afnan-Holmes, H. et al.
Health financing at district level in Malawi: an analysis of the distribution of funds at two points in time.
Borghi J, Munthali S, Million LB, Martinez-Alvarez M.
Countdown to 2015 country case studies: what have we learned about processes and progress towards MDGs 4 and 5?
Moucheraud, C., Owen, H., Singh, N.S. et al.
Status and drivers of maternal, newborn, child and adolescent health in the Islamic world: a comparative analysis
Akseer N, Kamali M, Bakhache N, Mirza M, Mehta S, Al-Gashm S, Bhutta ZA.
Child health and nutrition in Peru within an antipoverty political agenda: a Countdown to 2015 country case study.
Huicho L, Segura ER, Huayanay-Espinoza CA, de Guzman JN, Restrepo-M_©ndez MC, Tam Y, et al.
Weber AM, Cislaghi B, Meausoone V, Abdalla S, Mej__a-Guevara I, Loftus P, et al.
Data quality self-assessment of child health and sexual reproductive health indicators in Botswana, 2016-2017
Tlale LB, Morake B, Lesetedi O, Maribe L, Masweu M, Faye C, Asiki G.
How Ethiopia achieved Millennium Development Goal 4 through multisectoral interventions: a Countdown to 2015 case study
Ruducha J, Mann C, Singh NS, Gemebo TD, Tessema NS, Baschieri A, Friberg I, Zerfu TA, Yassin M, Franca GA, Berman P.
Pozo-Martin F, Nove A, Castro Lopes S, Campbell J, Buchan J, Dussault G, Kunjumen T, Cometto G, Siyam A.
The whole is more than the sum of the parts: establishing an enabling health system environment for reducing acute child malnutrition in a rural South African district
Schneider H, van der Merwe M, Marutla B, Cupido J, Kauchali S.
Expenditure tracking and review of reproductive maternal, newborn and child health policy in Pakistan
Malik MA, Nahyoun AS, Rizvi A, Bhatti ZA, Bhutta ZA.