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Ref.No. [Initiator]
UNK-251 [Headquarters]
Status
Discontinued
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre on Research and Capacity Strengthening of Health Policy, Governance and Services

Director / Head: 
  Prof. Tim Ensor
 




Institution:
  Nuffield Centre for International Health and Development
  University of Leeds
Address:
  101 Clarendon Road
  LS2 9LJ
 
Town:
  Leeds
Country:
  UK
Region:
  EURO
Phone:
  +44 113 343 0839
Fax:
  +44 113 343 6997
Date of Designation:
  09/Dec/2015
Last Redesignation:
  09/Dec/2015
Date of Discontinuation:
  14/Dec/2019
Terms of Reference:
  1. To work with WHO in the development, piloting and evaluation of interventions, strategies and policies aimed at making national health systems in LMICs more transparent and accountable; 
  2. To assist WHO in integrating research uptake into policy action throughout the research process; 
  3. To assist WHO in understanding the impact of planning processes on the health system performance. 
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Subjects:
  1. Health systems research & development 
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Types of activity:
  1. Research 
  2. Collection and collation of information 
  3. Training and education 
WHO Outputs:
  4.1.1 - Advocacy and policy dialogue to support countries to develop comprehensive national health policies, strategies and plans
  4.1.2 - Country capacity to develop and implement legislative, regulatory, and financial frameworks strengthened by generation and use of evidence, norms and standards, and robust monitoring and evaluation
 
Responsible Officer:
  PORIGNON Denis Georges
Phone:
  +41 22 791 2376
Email:
  porignond@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  KLUGE Hans Henri P.
Phone:
  +4545336744
Email:
  klugeh@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork