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    Lessons learned from strategies for promotion of evidence-to-policy process in health interventions in the ECOWAS region: a rapid review

    Niger. med. j; 61 (5), 2020
    Context: The West African Health Organization (WAHO) is vigorously supporting evidence-informed policymaking (EIPM) in the countries of West Africa. EIPM is increasingly recognized as one of the key strategies that can contribute to health systems strengthening and the improvement of health outcomes. The...

    EVIPNet Europe: situation analysis manual

    Purpose: The WHO’s Evidence-informed Policy Network (EVIPNet) has supported Member States in designing, implementing and institutionalizing efforts to support evidence-informed policy-making (EIP). This experience has shown the importance of systematically and comprehensively identifying important cont...

    Barriers, facilitators, strategies and outcomes to engaging policymakers, healthcare managers and policy analysts in knowledge synthesis: a scoping review protocol

    Engaging policymakers, healthcare managers and policy analysts in the conduct of knowledge synthesis can help increase its impact. This is particularly important for knowledge synthesis studies commissioned by decision-makers with limited timelines, as well as reviews of health policy and systems researc...

    STP: Herramientas SUPPORT para la toma de decisiones en políticas de salud informada por la evidencia 18: cómo planificar el monitoreo y la evaluación de las políticas

    El término monitoreo se utiliza normalmente para describir el proceso por el cual se recolectan de manera sistemática datos para informar a responsables de la toma de decisiones en políticas, gestores y otras partes interesadas (stakeholders) si una nueva política o programa se está implementando se...

    Ferramentas SUPPORT para a elaboração de políticas de saúde baseadas em evidências (STP) 16: o uso de evidências de pesquisa para avaliar os prós e contras das políticas

    Neste artigo, abordamos o uso de evidências para informar julgamentos sobre a avaliação dos prós e contras das opções de políticas e programas. Sugerimos cinco questões que podem ser consideradas ao fazer estes julgamentos. Estas são: 1. Que opções estão sendo comparadas? 2. Quais são os res...

    SUPPORT Tools for Evidence-informed Policymaking in health (STP) 17: dealing with insufficient research evidence

    This article is part of a series written for people responsible for making decisions about health policies and programmes and for those who support these decision makers. In this article, we address the issue of decision making in situations in which there is insufficient evidence at hand. Policymakers o...

    SUPPORT Tools for evidence-informed health Policymaking (STP) 1: what is evidence-informed policymaking?

    This article is part of a series written for people responsible for making decisions about health policies and programmes and for those who support these decision makers. In this article, we discuss the following three questions: What is evidence? What is the role of research evidence in informing health...

    SUPPORT Tools for evidence-informed health Policymaking (STP) 2: improving how your organisation supports the use of research evidence to inform policymaking

    This article is part of a series written for people responsible for making decisions about health policies and programmes and for those who support these decision makers. In this article, we address ways of organising efforts to support evidence-informed health policymaking. Efforts to link research to a...

    SUPPORT Tools for evidence-informed health Policymaking (STP) 5: using research evidence to frame options to address a problem

    This article is part of a series written for people responsible for making decisions about health policies and programmes and for those who support these decision makers. Policymakers and those supporting them may find themselves in one or more of the following three situations that will require them to ...

    SUPPORT Tools for Evidence-informed Policymaking in health (STP) 16: using research evidence in balancing the pros and cons of policies

    In this article, we address the use of evidence to inform judgements about the balance between the pros and cons of policy and programme options. We suggest five questions that can be considered when making these judgements. These are: 1. What are the options that are being compared? 2. What are the most...