Line of Sight: How Improved Information, Transparency, and Accountability Would Promote the Adequate Resourcing of Health Facilities Across Papua New Guinea

Publication | June 2019

This report analyzes the complexities of health financing in Papua New Guinea with a focus on resource allocation, use, and accountability.

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It explores information gaps and transparency issues that undermine health service delivery and outcomes. Recommendations in this report aim to improve health sector governance and capacity, which will ultimately contribute to a more robust and equitable health care system.


  • Executive Summary
  • Motivation
  • Health System Context
  • Overview of Health Financing Arrangements
  • Selected Health Financing Issues in Focus
  • Recommendations: Improving the Line of Sight
  • Critical Crosscutting Support Systems and Capacity
  • Link between Issues, Recommendations, Government Reforms, and Support
  • Appendix: Overview of Subnational Funding Flows

Additional Details

  • Health
  • Health sector development and reform
  • Papua New Guinea
  • 84
  • 8.5 x 11
  • TCS190173-2
  • 978-92-9261-624-3 (print)
  • 978-92-9261-625-0 (electronic)

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