Research Project

Towards Strengthening Health and Health Care In India

Research Area : Health Services and Financing

Advocacy & Campaign

Health Budget and Advocacy

CEHAT’s work on health financing has led to a lot of literature on health budgets, financing and expenditure issues, including large field based studies to generate primary data. CEHAT has been conducting trainings and involved in advocacy on budgets among people to raise awareness and mobilize them for demanding higher allocations to social sector especially health. In the initial years CEHAT did research projects and came out with papers which mainly looked at major macro and micro issues related to the health services and financing.

Budget Advocacy Work in Maharashtra

CEHAT have been closely working with the groups in Maharashtra region so as to strengthen the budget work. The local groups are trained to monitor resource allocation and formulate demands for state/district /village level budgetary allocations as well as accountability and transparency.

Budget Advocacy Work in Orissa and Madhya Pradesh

CEHAT has been associated with organsiations in Mandhya Pradesh and Orissa and conducting training and capacity building on budget issues