Understand the logistics of governing and operating a health promotion fund.
Who governs and manages the fund?
Understanding the different models for managing a health promotion fund will help in identifying the most appropriate health promotion model for your country. In this section, you will learn about the three main health promotion management models, understand the advantages and disadvantages of each model, and read case studies from countries using these models.
- Model 1: Autonomous agency
Countries adopting this model are able to operate independently outside of the government’s bureaucratic system.
- Advantages and disadvantages
- Case studies
- Model 2: Semi-autonomous agency
Also known as a composite model, funds are directed through the government and administered by an independent body
- Model 3: Unit within the government structure
The countries within this model are able to fully support and implement government public health policies.