ThinkWell facilitated the development of a network of African institutions with the core mission of improving the uptake of evidence in policymaking and practice. At the end of one year, ThinkWell successfully transitioned leadership to five core African partners.
ThinkWell coordinated and oversaw the 2012 annual program review (APR) of Bangladesh’s heath sector. This 18-person, three-month intensive review assessed seven key aspects of the health sector, from public financial management to urban health.
ThinkWell is researching and analyzing the cost-drivers of clustered randomized control trials (CRCTs) in various settings.
ThinkWell provided support to DFID Mozambique to develop the agency’s next five year health strategy to significantly impact Reproductive and Maternal Health (RMH).
ThinkWell is supporting the High Health Council of Jordan with health systems research to assess health inequity in Jordan, especially as it relates to children and adolescents.
With support from the ILO and FSD Kenya, ThinkWell assessed the readiness of the National Hospital Insurance Fund (NHIF) to engage in PPPs.
ThinkWell performed an assessment to re-envision maternal and newborn health in Indonesia and explore how the private sector and civil society can ignite change.
ThinkWell conducted a comprehensive supply chain system assessment to identify the bottlenecks and leakages of HIV rapid test kits.
ThinkWell identified strengths and bottlenecks for the improved functioning of the current voucher system.
ThinkWell conducted an analysis to identify bottlenecks to achieving universal health coverage in selected countries from the World Health Organization (WHO) Eastern Mediterranean Region.
ThinkWell is working to build country capacity around the generation and use of cost evidence to work towards sustainable and predictable financing for immunization.
ThinkWell is working to increase and support country-led HIV programming and expand local capacity.
With ThinkWell support, Haiti’s Ministère de la Santé Publique et de la Population (MSPP) strengthened its systems and capacity to receive and harmonize direct funding, and to contract out health care services.
ThinkWell worked with Liberia’s Ministry of Health and Social Work (MOHSW), Ministry of Finance (MoF) and Legislature to design Liberia’s first national health insurance program.
ThinkWell provided high-level strategic advice to the leadership of the ministries of health in Nepal and Myanmar on pathways to achieve Universal Health Coverage.
ThinkWell is supporting MCC’s negotiation of a new compact with Lesotho through research and analysis in the health and education sectors.
Leveraging provider payment, strategic purchasing and health insurance to improve efficiency and equity in Jordan.
ThinkWell provides technical support and capacity building to the Ministry of Public Health to strengthen quantitative skills and policy analysis in areas such as fiscal space analysis and strategic advocacy to increase domestic resources for health.
ThinkWell supports the Tanzania Ministry of Health to design and implement their National Results-based Financing (RBF) program.
ThinkWell provides technical assistance to the Government of Zambia in its efforts to implement social health insurance. We also provides technical support to the Zambia Poor People’s Federation.
The HRH2030 (Human Resources for Health in 2030) program strives to develop the health workforce needed to improve health outcomes and advance universal health coverage.
ThinkWell provided technical expertise, analysis, and managerial and logistical support to a Joint Donor Technical Assistance Fund (JDTAF) in Bangladesh. JDTAF participants hailed from a wide range of bilateral and multilateral donor agencies.
ThinkWell studied methods to foster participation in governance from citizens and stakeholders in Africa. We looked at the range of methods being used and factors that influence their effectiveness.
ThinkWell supports Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation’s $100 million HIV control project in Gaza and Nampula provinces.
ThinkWell provided on-going fiduciary risk monitoring for sector budget support donors of the third Primary Education Development Programme (PEDP3) in Bangladesh.
ThinkWell undertook a global review of quality of care in 25 results-based financing (RBF) programs to create a database of quality of care checklists, an analysis of trends, and detailed case studies.
ThinkWell supported the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth) to identify nontraditional, private-sector strategies to reach uninsured workers employed in the informal sector.
ThinkWell engaged with the International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh (ICDDR,B) to develop analytical tools used to design Bangladesh’s national health insurance pilot.
As part of an Asian Development Bank project on public sector governance in Lao PDR, ThinkWell provides technical support to the government in the production, use, and institutionalization of health accounts to inform health sector reform.
ThinkWell conducted an analysis to determine how innovative financing mechanisms could improve health systems performance in Sindh Province, Pakistan.
ThinkWell is supporting the Mozambican Ministry of Health on development of their national health financing strategy.
ThinkWell worked inside the USAID/Haiti mission as their lead technical expert in Health Systems Strengthening (HSS).