Last March 2, 2017, at the University of Valle in Cali, Colombia, the VERDAS consortium research project presented its research results, a synthesis of knowledge on urban health interventions for the prevention and control of vector-borne diseases. (more…)
Effectiveness of demand generation interventions on use of modern contraceptives in low- and middle-income countries
This article was published in open access on August 17, 2016 in the journal Tropical Medicine & International Health. It was authored by Loubna Belaid, Alexandre Dumont, Nils Chaillet, Amel Zertal, Vincent de Brouwere, Sennen Hounton & Valéry Ridde and can be downloaded at the bottom of this page, after its abstract or directly on the journal’s website. (more…)
Does performance-based financing increase value for money in low- and middle- income countries? A systematic review
This article was published on July 29th 2016 in Health Economics Review and written by Anne-Marie Turcotte-Tremblay, Jessica Spagnolo, Manuela De Allegri and Valéry Ridde. It is a systematic review that examines whether performance-based financing (PBF) represents an efficient manner of investing resources in order to improve healthcare services. (more…)
Impact of donor-driven health financing policies on perceived quality of services in Sub-Saharan Africa: A scoping review
This presentation realised by Lara Gautier & Valéry Ridde for the 9th Pan-European Conference on International Relations – Wednesday 23 – Saturday 26 September 2015, Giardini Naxos, Sicily, Italy, treats about a scoping review of the impact of donor-driven health financing policies on perceived quality of services in Sub-Saharan Africa.