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​​​​​​​​​This repository contains a comprehensive listing of public health resources drawn from HST's own published work as well as from outputs generated by other organisations. Please use the search function to locate a publication.

 Latest Publications

  • 2018-12-13 00:00:00
    • Author:
      UNICEF
      Published by:
      UNICEF
      Publication Date:
      2018-12-13
      Nearly 30 million babies are born too soon, too small or become sick every year and need specialized care to survive, according to a new report by a global coalition that includes UNICEF and WHO....
  • 2018-12-12 00:00:00
    • Author:
      HST
      Published by:
      Health Systems Trust
      Publication Date:
      2018-12-12
      While the central focus of the 2018 Review is human resources for health (HRH), this edition also provides analysis and commentary on other important topics in our national discourse on citizen health and the responsive...
  • 2018-11-22 00:00:00
    • Author:
      UNAIDS
      Published by:
      UNAIDS
      Publication Date:
      2018-11-22
      For people who may have been exposed to HIV, knowledge is critical to making informed decisions about their future. An HIV test is a serious event with potentially serious outcomes. But no matter the result, the test pr...
  • 2018-11-08 00:00:00
    • Author:
      Centre for Early Childhood Dev
      Published by:
      Centre for Eary Childhood Deve
      Publication Date:
      2018-11-08
      2017/18 annual report reflecting the programmes and activities of the Centre for Early Childhood Development....
  • 2018-11-01 00:00:00
    • Author:
      Health Systems Trust
      Published by:
      Health Systems Trust
      Publication Date:
      2018-11-01
      The HIV and TB Supportive Supervision Toolkit has been compiled by Health Systems Trust to guide health managers and partners in providing on-site, supportive supervision to staff of public health facilities. ...
    • Author:
      World Health Organisation
      Published by:
      World Health Organisation
      Publication Date:
      2018-11-01
      This investment case describes how a stronger, more efficient and results oriented WHO can serve and guide governments and partners in their efforts to improve the health of their populations and to achieve Sustainable ...
    • Author:
      Childrens Institute
      Published by:
      Children's Institute
      Publication Date:
      2018-11-01
      The South African Child Gauge® is published annually by the Children’s Institute, University of Cape Town, to monitor progress towards realising children’s rights. This issue focuses on children, families and the state....
  • 2018-09-18 00:00:00
    • Author:
      Bill & Melinda Gates Foundati
      Published by:
      Bill & Melinda Gates Foundatio
      Publication Date:
      2018-09-18
      The Goalkeepers Report is published every year and charts the progress toward the Global Goals. This year’s report focuses on youth population growth that will affect future world progress....
  • 2018-03-01 00:00:00
    • Author:
      Health Systems Trust
      Published by:
      Health Systems Trust
      Publication Date:
      2018-03-01
      This volume of Health Systems Trust’s 90-90-90 Compendium offers a handy resource for community health workers and caregivers, community-based and faith-based organisations, and other networked associations, to share wi...
    • Author:
      Health Systems Trust
      Published by:
      Health Systems Trust
      Publication Date:
      2018-03-01
      This volume of Health Systems Trust’s 90-90-90 Compendium offers a handy resource for community health workers and caregivers, community-based and faith-based organisations, and other networked associations, to share wi...
    • Author:
      World Health Organisation
      Published by:
      World Health Organisation
      Publication Date:
      2018-03-01
      These guidelines provide recommendations and good practice guidance on the optimal approach to diagnosing cryptococcal meningitis......
  • 2018-02-21 00:00:00
    • Author:
      Malusi Gigaba
      Published by:
      Republic of South Africa
      Publication Date:
      2018-02-21
      ...
  • 2018-02-12 00:00:00
  • 2018-01-30 00:00:00
    • Author:
      Naomi Massyn, Ashnie Padarath,
      Published by:
      Health Systems Trust
      Publication Date:
      2018-01-30
      Health Systems Trust is pleased to present the 12th edition of the District Health Barometer (DHB), which covers 52 districts and includes a total of 47 financial and health indicators, 11 of which are new....
  • 2018-01-10 00:00:00
    • Author:
      World Health Organisation
      Published by:
      World Health Organisation
      Publication Date:
      2018-01-10
      The recommendations in these guidelines provide overarching, evidence-based guidance on how risk communication should be practised in an emergency....
  • 2018-01-03 00:00:00
    • Author:
      UNESCO
      Published by:
      UNESCO
      Publication Date:
      2018-01-03
      The International technical guidance on sexuality education was developed to assist education, health and other relevant authorities in the development and implementation of sexuality education programmes and materials....
  • 2017-12-31 00:00:00
    • Author:
      National Department of Health
      Published by:
      National Department of Health
      Publication Date:
      2017-12-31
      The purpose of this guideline is to explain to healthcare professionals and administrative employees what their records management obligations are in terms of the National Archives and Records Service of South Africa Ac...
  • 2017-12-30 00:00:00
    • Author:
      World Health Organisation
      Published by:
      World Health Organisation
      Publication Date:
      2017-12-30
      This manual is intended for health managers at all levels of the health systems. The manual is based on the WHO guideline "Responding to intimate partner violence and sexual violence against women: WHO clinical and poli...
  • 2017-12-12 00:00:00
    • Author:
      World Health Organisation
      Published by:
      World Health Organisation
      Publication Date:
      2017-12-12
      Working Paper prepared by the WHO Regional Office for Africa...
    • Author:
      The Wold Bank
      Published by:
      World Health Organization
      Publication Date:
      2017-12-12
      This year’s joint Universal Health Coverage Monitoring Report is being published at a crucial moment. Never efore has there been as much political momentum for universal health coverage as there is right now....
  • 2017-12-01 00:00:00
    • Author:
      Dr Margaret Chan
      Published by:
      World Health Organisation
      Publication Date:
      2017-12-01
      "Ten years in public health 2007-2017" chronicles the evolution of global public health during the tenure of Dr Chan, WHO Director-General. ...
  • 2017-11-30 00:00:00
    • Author:
      National Department of Health
      Published by:
      National Department of Health
      Publication Date:
      2017-11-30
      Travellers to, and residents in, malaria endemic areas are at risk of acquiring malaria. Stringent nondrug measures should be taken to avoid mosquito bites throughout the year, even in low malaria transmission areas....
  • 2017-11-29 00:00:00
    • Author:
      World Health Organisation
      Published by:
      World Health Organisation
      Publication Date:
      2017-11-29
      The World Malaria Report 2017 draws on data from 91 countries and areas with ongoing malaria transmission. The information is supplemented by data from national household surveys and databases held by other organization...
  • 2017-11-28 00:00:00
    • Author:
      MSF
      Published by:
      Medecins Sans Fromtieres
      Publication Date:
      2017-11-28
      Sexual violence is a major problem in South Africa, with studies showing that up to one in four women have been raped in their lifetime. Only a small proportion of rapes are reported to the police and many survivors nev...