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Friday, 23 August 2013

A Deficit in Health Capacity

Two graphics below show the scale of the challenge facing Government with respect to shortages of medical staff. Although progress was made in 2012 to recruit more people, we are still 24,000 short of meeting WHO recommended human resource support. The problem is acute across all areas. There's a long way to go because this sector has been overlooked for so many years.

Chola Mukanga | Economist | Writer
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