Strong and responsive health systems that deliver high quality services in Africa
To be a reference point in Africa for synthesized, high quality, evidence on effective health systems development approaches for better health outcomes
To contribute to informed decision-making processes of governments and non-governmental actors through generation, synthesizing and availing evidence-informed health policy and program development and implementation options
Organization Values: Equity | Integrity | Innovation | Excellence | Quality | Teamwork
African Centre for Health Systems Development
ACHSD is non-profit, independent, health systems think-tank committed to rigorous research through which health and healthy public policies and processes are examined, supported and best practices disseminated and adopted or adapted. The Organization has special focus on health system strengthening. Strong health systems foster delivery of effective, efficient, quality and equitable health services and ultimately good health for everyone. Good health is a basis for socio-economic transformation.
ACHSD aims to contribute to the realization of highest standard of health and promotion of wellbeing for all in line with the Sustainable Development Goal on health and targets that governments in partnership with global health development actors have set to achieve. ACHSD contributes to health systems development and ultimately good health through its support for generation and synthesis of evidence that informs policy and programming, and implementation of specific interventions, guided by the Organization’s Vision.
“ACHSD provides consultancy services to stakeholders in the broad areas outlined in our general areas of work.”
ACHSD implements intervention projects in health and other social services.