I am a medical doctor specialized in tropical medicine and public health. I received a postgraduate degree in health policy, planning, and financing from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. For the past twenty-plus years i have been living and working as a practitioner, public health manager, and advisor in Zambia, Senegal, Afghanistan, Kenya, Rwanda and Washington. For the past 14 years i have been closely involved in designing, implementing, and scaling up performance-based financing (PBF) programs in Afghanistan, Rwanda, Burundi, Kyrgyzstan, Nigeria, Djibouti, Lesotho, Niger, the Democratic Republic of Congo, the Republic of Congo and Cambodia. Since 2009 i work for the World Bank in Washington, DC as a senior health specialist, advising colleagues and governments in appropriate design and implementation issues related to results-based financing programs.
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