Africa Health Workforce Observatory Report

The Africa Health Workforce Observatory meeting was co-hosted by the Capacity Project, East, Central and Southern Africa (ECSA) Health Community, World Bank and World Health Organization. Held September 26-29, 2006, at the ECSA headquarters in Arusha, Tanzania, the meeting focused on developing mechanisms to create up-to-date and reliable information that enables evidence-based decision making for HRH. Participants from 14 African countries attended, including human resources directors, researchers, academicians, managers of human resources information systems (HRIS) and heads of professional regulatory bodies. Read the full report of the Africa Health Workforce Observatory meeting.