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SINTEF Technology and Society will be integrated into other SINTEF institutes from 1 July 2018.

We re-organise the research activities to achieve closer integration of social science and technology research, as well as strengthening research areas such as, health, transport, technology management, safety and security, digital transformation and working life.

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EquitAble

EquitAble

Enabling universal and equitable access to healthcare for vulnerable people in resource poor settings in Africa.

EquitAble
EquitAble. Photo: Stine Hellum Braathen/SINTEF

EquitAble will

  • Provide policy, qualitative and quantitative evidence of health service provision, and barriers to it, for persons with disability in four countries, across different regions, groups and contexts.
  • Interface with ongoing research om how to get evidence to action in policy and practice.
  • Detail how the provision of services to persons with disabilities can be used as a probe to evaluate broader health system performance.

EquitAble is a four-year collaborative project that brings together researchers from Ireland, Norway, South Africa, Namibia, Sudan and Malawi.

Read more at the EquitAble project webpage

Arne H. Eide

Published 13 February 2013
Chief Scientist

Project duration

01/03/2009 - 01/04/2013