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WHO-lead Report Urges Health Systems Priorities For Global Health Initiatives

WHO-lead Report Urges Health Systems Priorities For Global Health Initiatives

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WHO-lead Report Urges Health Systems Priorities For Global Health Initiatives
WHO-lead Report Urges Health Systems Priorities For Global Health Initiatives
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Peter Godfrey-Faussett
Peter Godfrey-Faussett

The global health initiatives set up in the last decade to fight killer diseases like AIDS, TB and Malaria are not investing enough in efforts made locally in countries around the world to deliver health through effective health systems. That’s the upshot of a report published in the Lancet led by the World Health Organization which criticizes the otherwise high-achieving programmes like the Global Fund, The President’s Emergency Plan, and the Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunization. One of the authors, Peter Godfrey-Faussett, talked with Peter Goodwin after speaking at a symposium on this held to discuss the Lancet report at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine.


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