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Documents - P4H Network

The many documents available on the P4H Network’s digital platform reflect the network’s scope of work. The majority of documents are primary source materials created by country nationals or resources produced by organizations working in social health protection (SHP) and/or health financing (HF).

The collection provides information on SHP and/or HF reforms and universal health coverage processes from around the world as well as topical analysis and research.

Financing health system elements in Africa: A scoping review

A peer reviewed research article published in PLOS ONE tracks the data on types of health financing in Africa. Abstract   Countries that are reforming their health systems to progress towards Universal Health Coverage (UHC) need to consider total resource...

Estonia: health system summary, 2022


Abstract This Health system summary is based on the Estonia: Health System Review published in 2018 in the Health Systems in Transition (‎HiT)‎ series, and is significantly updated, including data, policy developments and relevant reforms as highlighted by the Health...

Self-employment as a socio-economic problem in Kazakhstan


The analysis showed that in the structure of the group of self-employed in Kazakhstan by type of activity, the agricultural sector dominates - 33.3%. Most of the self-employed are also concentrated in distribution services (trade 32.1%, transport and warehousing...

Burkina Faso adopts 5 decrees to make the CSU operational

Burkina Faso

The Council of Ministers of Burkina Faso, held on Wednesday August 9, 2023, adopted 5 decrees essential to the operationalization of the Universal Health Insurance Scheme. These decrees were awaited since the promulgation of the RAMU law of September 5, 2015. They...