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Title Public health in the Middle East and North Africa : meeting the challenges of the twenty-first century / edited by Anne Maryse Pierre-Louis, Francisca Ayodeji Akala, Hadia Samaha Karam
Published Washington, DC : World Bank, [2004]


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Description x, 125 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Series WBI learning resources series
WBI learning resources series.
Contents 1. Overview / Nisrine Salhab and Juliana Yartey -- 2. Public-health functions and infrastructures in the MENA/EM region / Salman Rawaf -- 3. The economics of choosing and financing public health services / Philip Musgrove -- 4. Public health "best buys" in the MENA/EM region / Mariam Claeson -- 5. Health promotion : key public health strategy for the MENA/EM region / Ilona Kickbusch -- 6. The HIV/AIDS situation in the MENA/EM region / Carol Jenkins and David Robalino -- 7. Addressing the challenge of road safety / Andrew Downing -- 8. Strengthening primary health care in the Islamic Republic of Iran / Bijan Sadrizadeh
Summary Annotation. Documenting the key regional public health challenges, this title serves as a means to stimulate further dialogue and policy actions on critical issues of public health importance to the region
Notes Bibliographic Level Mode of Issuance: Monograph
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes English
Print version record
Subject Public health -- Middle East.
Public health -- Africa, North.
Health planning -- Middle East.
Health planning -- Africa, North.
Medical policy -- Middle East.
Medical policy -- Africa, North.
Delivery of Health Care -- organization & administration.
Health Planning -- organization & administration.
Health Policy.
Public Health.
Africa, Northern.
Middle East.
Genre/Form Beirut (2002).
Author Pierre-Louis, Anne Maryse, 1952-
Akala, Francisca Ayodeji, 1968-
Karam, Hadia Samaha, 1971-
World Bank Group.
LC no. 2004044090
ISBN 0821357905
0821357913 Online