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Malnutrition represents a serious global burden with around 800 million people being undernourished and over 2 billion people being overweight or obese. The associated medical, developmental, social...
12.12.2017
Global health initiatives have long focused on the health of poor people in poor countries. Changes in demographic, economic, and health patterns challenge our understanding about where to direct our...
28.11.2017
The Zika outbreak in Brazil in 2015–16 had detrimental medical, financial and social consequences for many children and their families. This article seeks to explore the current challenges that they...
28.11.2017
Ethical dilemmas are part of everyday clinical practice, and doctors worldwide must make value-based decisions. In low-income countries with very limited resources, healthcare personnel and...
23.11.2017
Multistakeholder partnerships, involving public and private actors, have become key instruments in global food and nutrition governance. Such partnerships have the potential for conflicts between...
23.11.2017
Persons with disabilities have greater health needs and challenges in accessing health care. In poor countries this is aggravated by constraints in health care and by poverty. In order to achieve...
13.11.2017
Nutrition has emerged as an important factor on the global development agenda during recent years. Five years ago, a Fafo report commissioned by Save the Children Norway concluded that nutrition was...
13.11.2017
Access to safe water and food is linked to global, regional and local climate changes. In some areas swift changes have entailed serious health-related consequences. An alarming example is found in...
02.10.2017
There are more African doctors working in western countries than in Africa. Many do not return home after completing their education in the USA or Europe. Western training programmes for African...
18.09.2017
In the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development in 2016, the international community agreed to ‘leave no one behind’. However, the community is doing precisely that by failing to act as millions...
18.09.2017