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The impact of COVID 19 on health and food security in Cameroon

By |2021-01-22T16:06:14+00:00June 1st, 2020|Categories: Education & Health Policy, Health, Publications|Tags: , , , , , |

Health and economic security are inextricably linked because the economic performance of every country is largely dependent on the health of its citizens.  This is considered as a means to attain human security. If we go by “the individual”, it will mean security of employment, income, and a given level of consumption. With the outbreak of COVID 19, people’s health is unsecured posing great risks to their income and consumption patterns due to job losses (UNDP, 2006).

Cloth Face Masks Should be Used in the Community, Not by Health Care Workers in Health Facilities

By |2021-01-22T16:11:32+00:00April 27th, 2020|Categories: covid19, Education & Health Policy, Health, Publications|Tags: , , , , |

By Ronald Gobina, MD - Download the full article:(Pdf Version) Wearing face masks are an essential aspect of the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. Although medical face masks are reportedly in very short supply [...]

Preventing The Ebola Virus In Cameroon: Some Strategic Policy Options.

By |2020-01-30T14:03:37+00:00January 30th, 2020|Categories: Education & Health Policy, Health, Publications|Tags: , , , |

The Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) is the most severe health emergency of modern times [1]. It contributes severely to potential state failure especially if not properly handled. With the reoccurrence of this virus in [...]

Cameroon: The consequences of unintended pregnancies is alarming

By |2020-05-05T10:05:16+00:00January 30th, 2020|Categories: Education & Health Policy, Health, Publications|Tags: , , |

Unintended pregnancies (UPs) involves pregnancy cases that at the time of conception were unfortunate, unprepared or unwanted. It includes accidental pregnancy, which is defined as a pregnancy that was undesired for one or both [...]

Investing In Health Workforce For Improved Health Outcomes In Cameroon

By |2020-01-30T13:33:19+00:00January 30th, 2020|Categories: Education & Health Policy, Health, Publications|Tags: , , , , |

Overview of Health Workforce Aknowledgeable, skilled and motivated health workforce is critical for reaching universal health coverage. Globally, many nations in the world and most especially developing economies, face shortages of health workers especially [...]

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