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Implementation Research

Implementation research (IR) is a new approach in the practice of international health cooperation. It is the scientific inquiry into questions concerning the implementation of health related policies, programs, or interventions. Using methods of different disciplines, IR tries to understand and address barriers to effective implementation. Implementation Research demand-driven and research questions are framed based on needs identified together with relevant stakeholders and implementers in the health system.It clearly goes beyond scientists to include policy-makers, the media and community members. In order to strengthen implementation research within the Swiss organizations of international health cooperation, MMS coordinates a thematic platform of its member organizations.

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Jan 31, 2020

Die Prävention von nichtübertragbaren Krankheiten und der lokale Kontext

British Medical Journal (bmj) Die Weltgesundheitsorganisation (WHO) hat eine Liste mit Massnahmen erstellt, die weltweit zur Kontrolle von nichtübertragbaren Krankheiten (NCDs) empfohlen ...

Jan 10, 2020

Gender-transformative programmes: implications for research and action

The Lancet "During the 25 years since the 1994 International Conference on Population and Development, the global health community has increasingly recognised gender as a ...

Nov 15, 2019 / Campus Biotech 9, Chemin des Mines, 1202 Genève, Switzerland

Advancing Health Systems Research: Global and Local Perspectives

COHESION Project The COHESION Project is hosting a series of events on on 15-Nov. 2019. It is possible to join in person or virtually. Session 1: The Role of Partnerships in ...

Oct 24, 2019

Health research in Africa critical for reaching universal health coverage, says WHO Africa Advisory Committee on Health Research

International Health Policy "As countries embark on their UHC journey, the need for evidence and strong national health research systems has become more critical than ever.

Jul 12, 2019

Health worker transfer processes within the public health sector in Ghana

A study of three districts in the Eastern Region by the Swiss TPH, FAIRMED & University of Ghana

BioMed Central (BMC) "The lack of appropriate policies and procedures to ensure transparent transfer practices is an important source of dissatisfaction among health workers in ...

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