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Jun
2010
Publications Policy Papers
Jean-Michel HUET, Mouna ROMDHANE, Henri TCHENG

ICT and Health Systems in Africa Notes de l'Ifri, June 2010

An increasing number of projects in the health sector in Africa draw on Information and Communication Technologies (ICT).

TIC et systèmes de santé en Afrique

ICTs can help us answer, if only partially, the three main challenges posed to health in Africa: promote health insurance, palliate the lack of qualified personnel, improve the quality and the density of health-related infrastructures. If the results of such a strategy are promising, the development of projects on the ground is hampered by the lack of long-term funding.

This paper is published in French only: TIC et systems de santé en Afrique

 

Keywords
Health Sub-Saharan Africa
ISBN / ISSN: 
978-2-86592-725-8