Journalist for the HFA blog
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Location
International
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Project Work Period
23/08 - 31/12/2016
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Expected Time Commitment
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Working Languages
English & French
Recent Activity
about 2 years ago
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Available Positions
1 out of 10

THE CHALLENGE

In Africa as elsewhere, the subject of health care financing raises both technical and political issues ; It is a broad topic, conducive to research, but also to controversies ;This is why both teams of the PbF and Financial Access Communities of Practice decided, nearly five years ago, to jointly launch and facilitate a space for debate: the blog "Health Financing in Africa".

Besides high quality content, one of the objectives of the blog is to provide a platform for experts from the South to share their views ;This platform has now become a reference in our sector, with more than a thousand visits for the most popular blog posts.

Today, we want to expand our editorial team ; We are looking for several collaborators and volunteer contributors, who will be entrusted with the task of drafting a blog post, then published in their name ; In the beginning, it will mainly consist in interviewing senior international experts.

YOUR CONTRIBUTION

In close collaboration with the website editorial team, you will be responsible for: 

- Undertaking one or more interviews :  with some people known for their expertise in Health Financing, previously identified and contacted by the editorial team.

- Converting the interviews :  in a blog post, in accordance with the editorial policy of HFA blog, then published in your name.

A preliminary work :  may be required before the interviews, in particular by taking knowledge of the main publications of the person to be interrogated.

THE DREAM TEAM

-Expertise in Health Financing and / or Public Health is expected ; A Masters in Public Health or Health Economics is an Asset.

-Strong writing skills in French and / or English are essential ; Prior experience writing in a journalistic style / blogging will be appreciated.

-The mastery of English AND French is a plus but is not essential, the interviews being distributed among project members according to their native language.

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PROJECT PARTNERS

FIELDS OF EXPERTISE DESIRED

Blog
Health Financing
Health Systems

PROJECT MEMBERS (9)

PROJECT RESOURCES

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