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World Development Indicators 2016: Featuring the Sustainable Development Goals

World Bank Group Published online: April 2016 Overview / Visión General These WDI Highlights are drawn from World Development Indicators (WDI) 2016 – the World Bank’s compilation of internationally comparable statistics about global development and the quality of people’s lives. WDI is regularly updated and new data are added in response to the needs of […]

Observatory on measuring health inequalities and equity analysis in Colombia

Colombia, Ministerio de Salud y Protección Social Coord. editorial: Juan Carlos Rivillas-Garcia, Diana Catalina Mesa-Lopera, Martha Lucia Ospina-Martínez ISBN: 978-958-8903-38-5 Published online: March 2016 Abstract: In 2015, the Government of Colombia launched the Observatory for Measuring Health Inequalities and Equity Analysis in Colombia (ODES for its acronym in Spanish), as an additional tool to contribute […]

World Health Day 2016 – Global Report on Diabetes = Rapport mondial sur le diabète

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Abstract EN. On the occasion of World Health Day 2016, WHO issues a call for action on diabetes, drawing attention to the need to step up prevention and treatment of the disease. The first WHO Global report on diabetes demonstrates that the number of adults living with diabetes has almost quadrupled since 1980 to 422 […]

Moving toward the universal health coverage: A strategy to expedite health equity

Journal of Medical Society, 2016, 30 (1): 70-71
Published online: 5 February 2016

9th Annual Health Disparities Institute

National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities, University of the Virgin Islands, School of Nursing

Healthy Ageing: Raising Awareness of Inequalities, Determinants, and What Could Be Done to Improve Health Equity

Gerontologist, 2016, Vol. 56, No. S2, S178–S193
Published online: January 2016

2016 Global School Health Rights Litigation course

When: 11-13 June 2016
Where: Georgetown University Law Center. Washington, DC

¿Atención a la salud o la enfermedad? Restableciendo el equilibrio

Salud Pública de México, v. 58, n. 1, p. 84b-88b, ene. 2016.
Published online: Feb 2016