G8 Summit: sorting out the supplicants

Webster, Paul Christopher
August 2010
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;8/10/2010, Vol. 182 Issue 11, pE495
Academic Journal
Information about several topics discussed at the G8 Summit of on the fund for maternal and child health programs is presented. Topics include the spending of the money on maternal and child health advocates, strengthening health systems in developing countries, and training programs for health workers. The summit features several health directors including Michel Kazatchkine, David Stevenson, and Geoff Adlide.


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