About the Authors

Kabir Sheikh
Public Health Foundation of India, New Delhi, India

Lucy Gilson
School of Public Health and Family Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa

Lucy Gilson, Kara Hanson
Department of Global Health and Development, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom

Irene Akua Agyepong
Ghana Health Service/University of Ghana School of Public Health, Accra, Ghana

Freddie Ssengooba
School of Public Health, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda

Sara Bennett
Health Systems Programme, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

Corresponding Author


Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Wrote the first draft of the manuscript: KS LG IAA KH FS SB. Contributed to the writing of the manuscript: KS LG IAA KH FS SB. ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: KS LG IAA KH FS SB. Agree with manuscript‚s results and conclusions: KS LG IAA KH FS SB.