Tools for Policy Analysis: Costing and Cost-Effective Analysis. Group 3 Selection of the Priority Health Project(s) for Investment. Head of the group: Dr Ali Khadr Rapporteur: Dr Mohammad Ali Khalifa Facilitator: Dr Sameen Siddiqi
Selection of the Priority Health Project(s) for Investment
Dr Ali Khadr
Dr Mohammad Ali Khalifa
Dr Sameen Siddiqi
(1) ‘Business as usual’ approach
1- Timeline: very limited (as soon as possible, otherwise the money will be lost, very limited time for planning)
2- Was it a trick by the MoF ?
3- Was there a hidden agenda behind this very short notice?
4- The money will be used by interest and pressure groups to be directed towards pre-defined areas ?
To adopt scientific criteria :
1- Total DALYs averted by the selected project(s)
2- Number of people affected by the selected project(s)
3- Cost effective analysis
4- Ethical issues