Recruitment and Retention

The health team from the health post in Shallo, Ethiopia, near Lalibela. The group includes a health officer, HIV/AIDS educators, and community-based family planning and reproductive health agents. The blue poster in the upper left displays information about family planning methods. These health workers are participating in a program being implemented by Plan International, which is designed to promote family planning methods. Ethiopia has a very high fertility rate and one of the lowest contraceptive use rates in Africa. © 2005 Virginia Lamprecht, Courtesy of PhotoshareThis section is divided into two sections: recruitment and retention.

In the field of HRH, a great deal of research on retention has been conducted in the last five years, especially in the use of non-financial incentives to promote retention. However, resources on recruitment are fewer.

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