Human Resources for Health Country Profile Bangladesh

WHO/SEARO/Country Office for Bangladesh and HRH Unit, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Bangladesh

Publication details

Number of pages: 105
Publication date: August 2013
Languages: English


Executive Summary

Human Resources Management (HRM) Unit of Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MOHFW) updated and published the HRH Country Profile Bangladesh 2013 for the first time in support of WHO BAN HRH Programme. Development of HRH Country profile was an attempt for establishment of national level HRH observatory to facilitate production, sharing and use of quantitative and qualitative information on HRH in order to support the development and implementation of related policies and plans. The profile has seven chapters i.e. introduction and methodology, country context, country health systems, health workforce situation, health workforce production, utilization and governance.