Health Workforce Retention Intervention Resources

World Health Report 2006: National Health Workforce Strategies

This chapter of the World Health Report provides a framework for developing a national human resources for health (HRH) strategic plan including: building trust and managing expectations, fair and cooperative governing, leadership, strategic intelligence, and workforce institutions.

HRH Global Resource Center

This digital library offers research, best practices, and country-based examples to support HRH decision-making. Look for "Retention" under the "Browse by Subject" menu.

Increasing Access to Health Workers in Remote and Rural Areas through Improved Retention: Global Policy Recommendations

The World Health Organization developed a comprehensive set of strategies to help countries encourage health workers to live and work in remote and rural areas. These include refining the ways students are selected and educated, as well as creating better working and living conditions.

World Economic Outlook

The World Economic Outlook assesses the prospects for the global economy. The statistical appendices (2012) contain inflation data, both historical and future projections.