Research for stronger health systems during and after crisis

In the press: Fragile states need more help from global partners

Sunday, 01 Sep 2013

With Barbara McPake ReBUILD Research Director and lead researcher for Project 1 - Health financing, UK team

Governments must prioritise three targets enroute to achieving the UN's development goals. This week, a strategy to create a new Global Partnership that will eradicate global poverty was presented at the UN General Assembly in New York. Professor Barbara McPake is a leading expert in health financing and is looking to understand how different financing strategies in fragile states such as Sierra Leone and Zimbabwe affect the poorest households. Read more about her views on the global partnership in The Scotsman.