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Aid/Bangladesh 30 years of aid in Bangladesh: New Internationalist March 2001
Serial Publication (Periodical)
A look into the history of Bangladesh and the existence of inequality and poverty in the country.
Betrayal of Trust: The Collapse of Global Public Health
Garrett, Laurie
The story of recent failings of public health systems across the globe.
The Earthscan Action Handbook
Litvinoff, Miles
A compendium of the world's major ills with suggestions for remedial action.
Healthy Change: Towards Equality in Health
Hogg, Christine
Inequalities in the length of life lived and the extent of disease as experienced by different social classes speaks to the more general inequalities of Western civilisation. GPs, hospitals and local...
The Political Economy of Health
Doyal, Lesley
Private Profits vs Public Policy: The Pharmaceutical Industry and the Canadian State
Lexchin, Joel
According to Joel Lexchin, "Given the central role that medicines play in keeping us healthy, it is essential that we understand the policy environment that governs drug development, from the initial ...
World Health Organization
The WHO is the United Nations' specialized agency for health, established inl 1948. WHO's objective is the attainment by all peoples of the highest possible level of health. Health is defined in WHO's...

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Infact Canada/Infant Feeding Action Coalition
To promote better infant and maternal health by protecting breastfeeding and fostering appropriate infant feeding practices in Canada and internationally.

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