Evaluating Global Health Partnerships: A Case Study of a Gavi HPV Vaccine Application Process in Uganda.
- Carol Kamya,
- Jessica Shearer,
- Gilbert Asiimwe,
- Emily Carnahan,
- Nicole Salisbury,
- Peter Waiswa,
- Jennifer Brinkerhoff,
- Dai Hozumi
Int J Health Policy Manag 2016 Oct 26;6(6):327-338. Epub 2016 Oct 26.
Management Sciences for Health, Arlington, VA, USA.
Background: Global health partnerships have grown rapidly in number and scope, yet there has been less emphasis on their evaluation. Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance, is one such public-private partnership; in Gavi-eligible countries partnerships are dynamic networks of immunization actors who work together to support all stages and aspects of Gavi support. This paper describes a conceptual framework - the partnership framework - and analytic approach for evaluating the perceptions of partnerships' added value as well as the results from an application to one case in Uganda. Read More