Perspectives on the role of stakeholders in knowledge translation in health policy development in Uganda

Type :
Research reports & papers
Author :
Orem, J.M, Marchal, B., Mafigiri, D.K. et al
Published :
2013
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Stakeholder roles in the application of evidence are influenced by context, the nature of the evidence, the policy development process, and stakeholder interactions. Past research has highlighted the role of stakeholders in knowledge translation (KT) without paying adequate attention to the specifics of low-income countries. This paper identifies the roles, relations,and interactions among the key stakeholders involved in KT in Uganda and the challenges that they face.