Documentary film on Sundarbans and Photovoice booklet produced by FHS partner the Indian Institute of Health Management Research (IIHMR) University have created a splash in the Indian media.Read More
Future Health Systems is a research consortium working to improve access, affordability and quality of health services for the poor. We are a partnership of leading research institutes from across the globe working in a variety of contexts: in low-income countries (Bangladesh, Uganda), middle-income countries (China, India) and fragile states (Afghanistan) to build resilient health systems for the future. After a successful first five-year phase from 2006-2011 (see our success stories), we are entering a new six-year phase of research, funded mainly by UK aid.
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A Fragile Existence: Lives of the Women and Children of the Indian Sundarbans. A Documentary Film & Photo Voice Collection
The resilience of the poor communities of the Indian Sundarbans is challenged on daily basis by the ‘wicked’ problem of climatic shocks and poverty, which are exacerbated by a weak health system. No one is closer to this knife edge than the children and women of the Indian Sundarbans.Read More
A recent article in Business India magazine draws on research in the Indian Sundarbans carried out by FHS India partner, the Indian Institute of Health Management and Research (IIHMR), to highlight the urgent and neglected health care needs of children living in the region.Read More