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Table 2 Proportion of funding per WHO building block

From: Global health initiative investments and health systems strengthening: a content analysis of global fund investments

Health system building block interventions % of spending within building block
Disease-specific System-wide Total
Governance    
Sector integration 67 40 55
Decentralisation 5 21 12
Capacity building 1 25 11
National health strategy development 14 5 10
Coordination 9 3 6
Harmonisation 5 3 4
Financing    
Patient and/or provider incentives 99 86 93
Improve resource effectiveness 0 13 6
Financial management transparency 1 0 1
Maximise social protection 0 1 0
Information    
Health information systems strengthening 39 74 55
Strategies to increase evidence-based planning 54 18 37
Increase accessibility of information 7 3 5
Human Resources    
Support for in-service health workforce 99 93 97
Support for pre-service health workforce 1 7 3
Medicines and Technology    
Health service supplies (non-consumables) 25 90 54
Improve mgmt of essential medicines 55 9 34
Support for rational use of essential medicines 19 1 11
Affordable, quality EDP 1 1 1
Service Delivery    
Infrastructure 38 74 49
Measures to increase coverage - demand 55 19 44
Measures to increase coverage - supply 7 6 7
  1. EDP: Essential drugs programme.