La difficile prise en charge des incapacités fonctionnelles à la suite d’un accident de la route au Burkina Faso

Fruit d’une collaboration avec Handicap International, cette note de politique présente les résultats d’une enquête menée à partir des données sur les patients du projet TRAUMATISMES. L’objectif était d’évaluer l’état de santé et les incapacités des blessés de la route près d’un an après leur accident à Ouagadougou. Cette note de politique a été conçue pour être distribuée à une centaine d’exemplaire aux participants du FASeR (Forum Africain sur la sécurité routière) qui se tenait les 26, 27 et 28 Octobre 2017 à Ouagadougou au Burkina Faso. (suite…)

The unintended consequences of community verifications for performance-based financing in Burkina Faso

This study is available in open access in the Volume 191 of Social Science & Medicine Journal until November 9th, 2017. The authors, Anne-Marie Turcotte-Tremblay, Idriss Ali Gali-Gali, Manuela De Allegri and Valéry Ridde documented the unintended consequences of community verifications for performance-based financing in Burkina Faso through a multiple case study of seven healthcare facilities in Burkina Faso.

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How do diffusion agents make their policy travel across international, continental, and national levels? The case of performance-based financing

This presentation was designed by Lara Gautier for the 3rd International Conference on Public Policy (ICPP 3) held in Singapore on June 2017. The research on which the presentation was based focuses on diffusion agents’ characteristics and strategies aimed at diffusing a global health innovation (PBF) in Subsaharan Africa. (suite…)

Research dissemination workshops: observations and implications based on an experience in Burkina Faso

Health research policy and systems journal coverThis article, written by Esther Mc Sween-Cadieux, Christian Dagenais, Paul-André Somé and Valéry Ridde, was published on June 2nd, 2017, in the Volume 15, issue 1 of the Health Research Policy and Systems Journal. It presents observations and implications of a workshop held in Burkina Faso and the effects it produced on research results use and the processes that facilitated, or not, the application of the knowledge transmitted. (suite…)