Bringing health benefits to more people, more quickly, more lastingly

ExpandNet is a global network of public health professionals and scientists seeking to advance the practice and science of scaling up successful health innovations tested in experimental, pilot and demonstration projects.

This website contains:

  • Information about who we are including our history, members, goals and objectives
  • Our current activities and plans for the future
  • Tools we have developed which include the documents "Beginning with the end in mind"; "Practical guidance for scaling up", "Nine steps for developing a scaling-up strategy" and our book on scaling up with framework chapter and seven country case studies published by WHO
  • A well-linked bibliography of literature on scaling up and related resources and publications
  • News about recent publications, upcoming events and new initiatives in scaling up

We hope this site will be useful to those interested in scaling up. We invite you to contact us and to check back periodically for new developments.

ExpandNet founders

Meetings in Bellagio

ExpandNet/WHO book on scaling up


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