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The translation of the resilience framework

Jun 16, 2022

Rouham Yamout of American University of Beirut talks about the challenges of using an English-language resilience framework within a community setting in Arabic-speaking Lebanon


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Ramadan Reflections: Solidarity with Al-Sabeen Hospital in Yemen

Jun 7, 2022

Report from a celebratory event to mark the end of Ramadan and to celebrate research, fundraising and solidarity links between Yemen and Liverpool


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Building stronger health financing systems

Jun 7, 2022

Lynda Keeru reports from a WHO webinar on health financing systems


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Resilience or coping? Community health workers’ adaptive strategies in response to COVID-19

May 25, 2022

Blog post on community health workers during COVID-19, the difference between ‘coping’ and ‘resilience’ and how the health system itself impacts on workers’ abilities


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Webinar: Health system resilience – framing, debates and latest evidence as we start to emerge from the COVID-19 pandemic

May 12, 2022

Webinar on the concept and application of resilience in health systems research in light of COVID-19


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Building a resilient local health system in Nepal

Apr 27, 2022

In this blog post HERD International asks what we can learn from COVID-19 and how we can develop a resilient health system in Nepal


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Contextualizing communications for better impact

Apr 21, 2022

A blog post from Shreeman Sharma of HERD International on designing impactful communications for different audiences


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Health workers on the frontline

Apr 5, 2022

Blog post for World Health Worker Week on the work of Professor Najla Al-Sonboli, a paediatrician working in difficult conditions in Yemen


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The reality of mental health and psychological support in northwest Syria

Feb 15, 2022

Report from a webinar which presented the findings of an assessment of MHPSS service delivery with a focus on frontline workers and access for and relevance to health care workers affected by attacks on health care in Northwest Syria


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Public health: my vocation, my nature

Feb 9, 2022

On International Day of Women and Girls in Science, Dr Rouham Yamout talks about her life in science and how opportunities for women have changed over her career


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