Health and healthcare in africa Report
Africa Business Coalition for Health (ABCHealth) is preparing a 5-year Strategic Plan (2021-2025) with an embedded Theory of Change that offers a strategy to unify and amplify the powerful voice of the African business community acting to improve the health and wellbeing of the African
population. To inform the strategy, a landscape analysis of health and healthcare in Africa was undertaken to provide synopsis of the current status of health and healthcare, including an exposition of likely future perspectives, opportunities and threats.
The analysis is based on a review of key health and related indicators and seeks to provide insight on pertinent public health issues relevant to the mission of ABCHealth…….. Download to read full report
Healthcare and economic growth in Africa 2nd edition
The United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) produced the first report on ‘Healthcare and Economic Growth in Africa’ (HEGA I) with Aliko Dangote Foundation and GBCHealth. The report was launched at the Africa Business:Health Forum in February 2019.
The Report and the Forum were hugely successful in creating informed awareness on the financing challenges facing the health sector in Africa, the need for a greater and a better regulated private sector engagement in the health space, highlighting the role of public-private partnerships (PPPs) in health……. Download to read full report
Healthcare and Economic Growth in Africa
The moderately positive economic performance since 2000 has provided opportunities for improvements in health outcomes. Africa recorded average real annual GDP growth of 5–6 per cent between 2000 and 2010 before slowing down to about 3 per cent per annum over the period 2010– 2015.
Economic growth rate is projected to decline slightly from 3.4 per cent in 2017 to 3.2 per cent in 2018.
Accelerating economic growth and achieving the goal of a prosperous Africa requires countries improve health outcomes, for better productivity and job creation…….Download the full Healthcare Report
Healthcare And Economic Growth In Africa (Presentation)
Africa Business: Health Forum
GBCHealth, Aliko Dangote Foundation andUnited Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA). 12 February 2019