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Five guiding principles for building health systems that transform gender norms

Author: Linda Waldman, Helen Elsey
Published by: Rings
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Participants at the conference

As researchers working in global health, we are very conscious that gender inequity often slips down the academic and political agenda. So, it was with pleasure that we accepted the invitation from RinGs to attend the workshop, ‘Building health systems that transform gender norms’.

As David Musoke reminded us, complex, intersectoral reasons lie behind people’s inability to access health system services. Therefore, our solutions must be cross-sectoral. Based on what we heard at the meeting here are five guiding principles...