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The SHOPS resource center houses all of the project’s publications and those written by others unassociated with this project who are working on private sector health issues. The resources include reports, tools, presentations, videos, announcements, and brief narratives that give an up-close view of SHOPS’s work. You can search by author, title, or keyword.

December 2014
| SHOPS Project |
Brief
This study evaluates the effectiveness of a diarrhea management training and marketing program for licensed chemical sellers and a mass media campaign. The interventions, which have led to a high...
December 2014
| Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation |
BCC for Diarrhea and Pneumonia
Trinidad and Tobago scaled-up Oral Rehydration Therapy (ORT) in the early 1980s as economic prosperity was growing in the country. Nevertheless, the country has been classified as an unsustained...
December 2014
| SHOPS Project |
Brief
Providing high quality, affordable care to the poor is a common challenge for private providers. A process evaluation of LiveWell Health Clinics in Kenya found that the network serves as a...
December 2014
| Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation |
BCC for Diarrhea and Pneumonia
Bangladesh is an impoverished country that is nonetheless making steady gains in improving health and child survival. The supportive collaborations between the government of Bangladesh, the private...
December 2014
| Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation |
BCC for Diarrhea and Pneumonia
Bangladesh’s success with the ORS scale-up program in the 1980s created a platform for the launch of other successful programs, one of which was the SUZY (Scale Up of Zinc for Young children) program...
December 2014
| SHOPS |
Presentation
This presentation examines the results of a recent private sector costing exercise in Kenya. The results provided an overview of facility-level costs for general outpatient, inpatient, and HIV-...
December 2014
| SHOPS |
Presentation
This presentation summarizes a SHOPS study that evaluated how well a health savings product helped pregnant women pay for the cost of antenatal care and delivery. It was presented at the Amref Health...
December 2014
| SHOPS |
Other
This poster presents an anlysis of national health accounts in Ivory Coast, Kenya, Malawi, and Namibia that documents the sources of funding for HIV programs, in particular the contribution of...
December 2014
| SHOPS Project |
Report
From 2010 through 2013, the SHOPS project implemented a series of pilot activities to explore the feasibility of introducing private sector health education financing mechanisms. SHOPS explored...
December 2014
| SHOPS |
Presentation
This presentation examines the assessment conducted by SHOPS to gain a clear understanding the current credit landscape for private health providers, and to identify available lending products...