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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.

November 2014
| SHOPS Project |
Information Sheet
The HANSHEP Health Enterprise Fund provides grants, technical assistance, and facilitates connections with investors, creating a base for entrepreneurs to scale their businesses and reach more people...
November 2014
| SHOPS Project |
Report
On May 20–21, 2014, West African public and private health sector stakeholders gathered in Accra, Ghana to discuss findings and recommendations of the SHOPS project’s reports, “The Private Health...
November 2014
| SHOPS |
Presentation
This presentation examines a total market approach to diarrhea management, including policy, stakeholders, market segmentation, marketing, service delivery, and health financing strategies. Using...
November 2014
| SHOPS |
Report
Many of the sub-Saharan Africa mhealth activities featured in various mhealth compendiums, databases, conferences, and high-visibility partnerships are located in the eastern and southern African...
November 2014
| SHOPS |
Report
The SHOPS project carried out macro-level assessments of the private health sector in six West African countries: Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Côte d’Ivoire, Mauritania, Niger, and Togo. The following...
November 2014
| SHOPS |
Journal Publication
This analysis examines the role of the private health sector in HIV testing. It uses data from Demographic and Health Surveys and AIDS Indicators Surveys to explore the extent to which this...
October 2014
| SHOPS |
Presentation
This presentation examines engaging the private health sector in public-private partnerships for health in Africa. It was presented as part of a technical exchange in Nairobi on Advancing PPPs in...
October 2014
| SHOPS Project |
Report
Private commercial providers represent a growing source of health care in Lagos State, Nigeria, serving people from all socioeconomic classes. While 65 percent of commercial providers in Nigeria...
October 2014
| SHOPS Project |
Brief
This brief is intended to provide governments, public health practitioners, ministries of health, health care and laboratory facility managers, and health care providers with examples of existing PPP...
October 2014
| SHOPS |
Presentation
This presentation examined the SHOPS market assessment in Paraguay to identify appropriate roles for the private and public health sectors in meeting the needs of contraceptive users. Using both...