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Title Achieving the global public health agenda : dialogues at the Economic and Social Council / Department of Economic and Social Affairs
Published New York : United Nations, 2009
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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 273 pages) : illustrations
Contents Achieving global public health -- High-level policy dialogue on current developments in the world economy and international economic cooperation in the context of achieving the Millennium Development Goals -- The annual ministerial review: "Implementing the internationally agreed goals and commitments in regard to global public health" -- Partnerships in health: lessons from multi-stakeholder initiatives in global public health -- Social trends and emerging challenges and their impact on public health: renewing our commitment to the vulnerable in crisis -- Trends in aid and aid effectiveness in the health sector -- Africa and the least developed countries: partnerships and health -- The 2009 ECOSOC innovation fair -- The high-level segment ministerial roundtable breakfasts -- Contributions of non-governmental organizations
Summary The publication presents the main discussions that took place during the Economic and Social Council meetings at the 2009 High-level Segment. The key debates focused on the theme of the 2009 Annual Ministerial Review, "Implementing the internationally agreed goals and commitments in regard to global public health".--Publisher's description
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
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Subject Health promotion.
Public health -- International cooperation.
World health.
Form Electronic book
Author United Nations. Department of Economic and Social Affairs.
United Nations. Economic and Social Council.
United Nations. Office for ECOSOC Support and Coordination.
ISBN 9210554426 (electronic bk.)
9789210554428 (electronic bk.)