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The governance of local health systems in the era of Sustainable Development Goals: reflections on collaborative action to address complex health needs in four country contexts
  1. Helen Schneider1,
  2. Joseph Mumba Zulu2,
  3. Kaaren Mathias3,4,
  4. Keith Cloete5,
  5. Anna-Karin Hurtig4
  1. 1School of Public Health and SAMRC Health Services to Systems Research Unit, University of the Western Cape, Cape Town, South Africa
  2. 2School of Public Health, University of Zambia, Lusaka, Zambia
  3. 3Emmanuel Hospital Association, New Delhi, Delhi, India
  4. 4Department of Epidemiology and Global Health, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden
  5. 5Western Cape Government:Health, Cape Town, South Africa
  1. Correspondence to Professor Helen Schneider; hschneider{at}uwc.ac.za

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  • Handling editor Seye Abimbola

  • Contributors The case studies (supplementary files and text in the main article) were drawn up by each of the authors, with the lead author providing overall coordination. HS drafted the overall manuscript. All authors commented on and approved the final manuscript.

  • Funding U2U (Umeå-UWC) Collaboration on Health Policy and Systems Research: Strengthening community health systems, funded by the South African National Research Foundation (NRF)/Swedish Foundation for International Cooperation in Research and Higher Education (STINT), Science and Technology Research Collaboration (Grant UID: 106770).

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Patient consent for publication Not required.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

  • Data availability statement No additional data are available.

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Footnotes

  • Handling editor Seye Abimbola

  • Contributors The case studies (supplementary files and text in the main article) were drawn up by each of the authors, with the lead author providing overall coordination. HS drafted the overall manuscript. All authors commented on and approved the final manuscript.

  • Funding U2U (Umeå-UWC) Collaboration on Health Policy and Systems Research: Strengthening community health systems, funded by the South African National Research Foundation (NRF)/Swedish Foundation for International Cooperation in Research and Higher Education (STINT), Science and Technology Research Collaboration (Grant UID: 106770).

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Patient consent for publication Not required.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

  • Data availability statement No additional data are available.

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