Bamako call to action

Kondro, Wayne
January 2009
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;1/20/2009, Vol. 180 Issue 2, p163
Academic Journal
The article provides information on the call to action issued by the Global Ministerial Forum on Research for Health held in Bamako, Mali. It discusses that the government have been urged to allocate 2% of the budgets of their health ministries to establish targets for increasing health research. It also presents the establishment of November 18 each year as a "World Day of Research for Health" and ministerial gatherings every four years to discuss progress as one of the measures urged.


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