Monitoring systems in development projects should be considered as a programmatic tool and steering element in their own right. This includes the necessity for evaluating the systems for improved monitoring and increased impact. By Nina Baltes Monitoring systems overlooked? Monitoring systems have the potential to be the backbone of a strong, flexible, adaptable and responsive [...]
About Nina BaltesNina Baltes works for the German management and policy consulting firm, Scenarium. Nina is a research and evaluation associate. Scenarium specialises in the areas of health financing, health economics and social protection.
Governing change in health reform requires policy makers to take an in-depth look at the concept of process governance as democratic action. By Michael Thiede, Nina Baltes Constant policy reform is one of the characteristics of democratic societies around the world. This includes health policy, which is particularly sensitive to changing context including socio-economic shifts, [...]
The government needs to spend much more on nonmedical interventions, and that comes down to changing the way people interact.