Briefs

Information entry into this database is still underway.

EQUINET is carrying out work on indicators for health equity within the SADC Region. The publications in this section of the database provide information on the distribution of indicators relevant to health equity in southern Africa from a range of available published sources and information on approaches to monitoring equity. A sample of the indicators available is shown below. We welcome comments, feedback and contributions on the data provided through the feedback form provided. This database is maintained through the EQUINET secretariat at TARSC in co-operation with the University of Zimbabwe Medical School.

The most recent publications are displayed below.

First announcement: EQUINET Regional Conference, Uganda, September 23-25 2009
EQUINET (2008 July)
Themes:
Equity in health
Country:
EPA Interim Agreement - A Dangerous Trojan Horse!
Southern African Civil Society Organisations (2007 November)
Themes:
Health equity in economic and trade policies
Country:
East and southern Africa region
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Policy Brief 16: Claiming our space: Using the flexibilities in the TRIPS agreement to protect access to medicines
EQUINET; SEATINI (2006 November)
Themes:
Health equity in economic and trade policies
Country:
Southern Africa Regional
Parliament briefing 1: Equity in access to AIDS treatment through stronger health systems
EQUINET; REACH Trust; TARSC; the Association of Parliamentary Committees on Health in east and southern Africa (SEAPACOH) (2006 October)
Themes:
Equitable health services, Equity and HIV/AIDS
Country:
East and southern Africa region
Parliament briefing 2: Fair financing for health
EQUINET; Health Economics Unit (UCT); Centre for Health Policy (Wits); Association of Parliamentary Committes in east and southern Africa (SEAPACOH) (2006)
Themes:
Resource allocation and health financing, Governance and participation in health
Country:
East and southern Africa region

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