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Table 4 Overview of costs

From: Do health partnerships with organisations in lower income countries benefit the UK partner? A review of the literature

Domain Initial codes
Financial Financial cost
Loss of Staff Loss of staff from other areas of work, Imposing upon others when finding cover, Challenges of organising cover, Trained staff leaving their post following links
Reputational Negative perception of the UK Institution where links are run badly, Negative perception of the UK where links are run badly
Health and Security Accidents/Injury, Management of security risks, Exhaustion/Burnout/Stress, Culture shock
Opportunity Staff distracted from areas of UK work, Neglect of relationships/Burden of Family or friends, Loss of annual leave, Negative effects on career, Opportunity costs