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Groundbreaking Guide to Global Health Programming Published - PR Web (press release)

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Groundbreaking Guide to Global Health Programming Published PR Web (press release) Featuring contributors from more than fifty universities and leading global health organizations worldwide, “Developing Global Health Programming” promises to be a...
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mHealth, eHealth credited with helping improve global public health - FierceMobileHealthcare

mHealth, eHealth credited with helping improve global public health - FierceMobileHealthcare | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
Availability of electronic health and mobile health services plays a major role in the delivery of public health services around the world, a newly released paper finds. Reporting in the current issue of the Journal of Medical Internet Research, Fordham University researchers say that information and communication technologies (ICT) "substantially improve a country's public health delivery." Accessibility to ICT is the most important factor, with eHealth and mHealth as the "key strategic applications," according to the authors.

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The Lancet 3 articles (free access) on illicit drugs - global public-health toll & policy implications

The Lancet 3 articles (free access) on illicit drugs - global public-health toll & policy implications | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it

 A three-part Series in the Lancet (free registration required) assesses the global public-health toll and policy implications of drug addiction.

The first paper summarises data for the prevalence and consequences of problem use of amphetamines, cannabis, cocaine, and opioids

The second paper reviews existing drug policies and highlights the need for greater reliance on scientific evidence-based policy making.

The final paper examines the value of international drug conventions in protecting public health.


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Limitations of the Millennium Development Goals: a literature review

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(2013). Limitations of the Millennium Development Goals: a literature review. Global Public Health: Vol. 8, No. 10, pp. 1109-1122.


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Global Outrage: More Than 1/3 of World's Women Suffer Physical or Sexual Violence

Global Outrage: More Than 1/3 of World's Women Suffer Physical or Sexual Violence | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
The UN World Health Organization claims the problem is so widespread that it is now considered a global public health problem.
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Global Health 2035: A World Converging Within a Generation

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Global Health 2035: A World Converging Within a Generation. Tuesday, April 15, 2014 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm, Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Ctr. - Tamkin Auditorium - Room B130. UCLA Center for World Health Inaugural Event.
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A Stronger Public Health Framework for a Healthier World - Scoop.co.nz (press release)

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A Stronger Public Health Framework for a Healthier World
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Roger Magnusson, Professor of Health Law at the University of Sydney Law School, agreed.
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Hospital privatisations a disaster for public health | PSI

Hospital privatisations a disaster for public health | PSI | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
#unions #global Hospital privatisations a disaster for public health http://t.co/58THhK1iwg
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