Building health services in the world's poorest nations

Sharma u, Sharan Prakash
October 2007
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;10/23/2007, Vol. 177 Issue 9, p1016
Academic Journal
The article reports on the International Health Partnership, a combined effort of several countries and international health agencies to link global health aid with attempts to improve health systems of several of the world's poorest nations. It was stated that the campaign was participated by seven donor countries, including Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Norway, the Netherlands and Portugal, and seven developing nations, including Burundi, Ethiopia, Kenya, Mozambique. Zambia, Cambodia and Nepal . The partnership aims to speed up the progress on health services in developing nations and achieve the three health Millennium Developing Goals, which includes reducing child mortality, improving maternal health, and combating infectious diseases.


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