A Gender Analysis of a National Community Health Workers Program: A Case Study of Afghanistan

Authors Najafizada, S.A.M. , Bourgeault, I.L. , Labonte, R.

Date 2016

Keywords Global, Health Equity, Research and Evaluation Methods, Scope of Practice

An article from Global Public Health. A qualitative analysis of Afghanistan’s community health worker program. Explores the divisions of labor along gender lines in health service provision, and reflects on opportunities for women’s empowerment within the structure of the national community health worker program. Abstract only.