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Monday
30/11/2009
Affordable Medicines Facility–malaria (AMFm) technical design
This technical design of the proposed Affordable Medicines Facility-malaria (AMFm) shows how more lives can be saved and the clinical effectiveness of new anti-malaria drugs can be ....
Monday
30/11/2009
The combat for gender equality in education: rural livelihood pathways in the context of HIV/AIDS
The aim of this book is to facilitate the recognition of HIV/AIDS impact on the livelihoods of rural households as an issue frustrating the combat for gender equality in Universa ....
Monday
30/11/2009
Getting teachers and doctors to report to work
  The study finds that it is often the higher-paid teachers and doctors who fail to show up for work. As the author points out raising salaries alone probably shouldn&rs ....
Monday
30/11/2009
Missing in action: teacher and medical provider absence in developing countries
Absenteeism of teachers and medical personnel is widely cited as a barrier to improvement of education and health outcomes in developing countries, especially in South Asia. But ho ....
Friday
27/11/2009
Community health and nutrition programs
Rapid improvements in health and nutrition in developing countries may be ascribed to specific, deliberate, health- and nutrition-related interventions and to changes in the underl ....
Friday
27/11/2009
Impact of drought and HIV on child nutrition in Eastern and Southern Africa
   Objective: To determine short- and long-term trends in child malnutrition and how these are affected by drought and HIV.    Design: Secondary e ....
Friday
27/11/2009
The minimum cost of a healthy diet
  Tackling chronic malnutrition effectively, and in particular improving the diet of children in the critical period up to the age of two years, remains a major challenge ....
Friday
27/11/2009
Community-based management of severe acute malnutrition
  Severe acute malnutrition remains a major killer of children under five years of age. This report advocates the community-based approach, which involves timely detection ....
Thursday
26/11/2009
Involving the elderly in climate change policy making
Climate change and an ageing population bring together two key policy challenges which need to be addressed to ensure a safe, secure, equitable and sustainable ... ....
Wednesday
25/11/2009
Contracting for the delivery of community health services: a review of global experience
To achieve the health-related Millennium Development Goals, it will be necessary to improve the delivery of health services, particularly to poor people. One proposed approach to i ....
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