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    • Limits and opportunities to community health worker empowerment: a multi-country comparative study 

      Kane, Sumit; Kok, Maryse; Ormel, Hermen; Otiso, Lilian; Sidat, Mohsin; Namakhoma, Ireen; Nasir, Sudirman; Gemechu, Daniel; Rashid, Sabina Faiz; Taegtmeyer, Miriam; Theobald, Sally; Koning, Korrie de (© 2016 Elsevier Ltd, 2016)
      Background In LMICs, Community Health Workers (CHW) increasingly play health promotion related roles involving ‘Empowerment of communities’. To be able to empower the communities they serve, we argue, it is essential that ...
    • Rethinking health systems in the context of urbanisation: Challenges from four rapidly urbanising low-income and middle-income countries 

      Elsey, Helen; Agyepong, Irene; Huque, Rumana; Quayyem, Zahidul; Baral, Sushil; Ebenso, Bassey; Kharel, Chandani; Shawon, Riffat Ara; Onwujekwe, Obinna; Uzochukwu, Benjamin; Nonvignon, Justice; Aryeetey, Genevieve Cecilia; Kane, Sumit; Ensor, Tim; Mirzoev, Tolib (BMJ Journals, 2019-06-16)
      The world is now predominantly urban; rapid and uncontrolled urbanisation continues across low-income and middle-income countries (LMICs). Health systems are struggling to respond to the challenges that urbanisation brings. ...