Latest News

TAKING PERFORM TO SCALE …
11 November 2016

Read More

PERFORM in Vancouver!
11 November 2016

Read More

Events

PERFORM to host its 3rd Annual Workshop in Uganda, November 2013.

Read more

 

Project Information

PERFORM National Workshop 2 Reports for Ghana, Tanzania and Uganda are now live.

Read more

 

We know that health systems in Africa do not meet their full potential and part of the reason is a lack of health care workers and other health-related staff. The health worker deficit has become the focus of international campaigns and spawned hashtags that abound on social media. It is true that more needs to be done to train and retain staff on the continent. But we also need to focus on the workforce that dutifully tends to the health of communities – often in sub-optimal conditions with limited support. Are there adapted, cost-effective and sustainable ways that researchers can support improvements in health worker performance within the health system through strengthening management? This is the question that PERFORM researchers in Ghana, Tanzania and Uganda set out to explore.

Following the successful completion of PERFORM in August 2015, we have now secured a grant to bring the PERFORM management strengthening intervention to scale in Ghana, Malawi and Uganda. The 5-year PERFORM2scale project has now started and more information can be found at: www.Perform2scale.org. This website will remain open to provide access to the resources developed under the project and you can still contact us via the link above.