Tag Archives: Equity in Health

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 […]


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


Moving global health forward in academic institutions

J Glob Health. 2016 Jun; 6(1): 010409
Published online: 20 February 2016


Digital Technology, Social Media, the Social Determinants of Health and Health Equity: A Survey of Public Health = Technologie numérique, médias sociaux et déterminants sociaux de la santé et équité en santé : un sondage sur la santé publique

The National Collaborating Centre for Determinants of Health (NCCDH), Canada

The survey will remain open until = Le sondage restera en ligne jusqu’au February 5, 2016


Policy Brief: Anchoring universal health coverage in the right to health: What difference would it make?

World Health Organization


Charting the evolution of approaches employed by the Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunizations (GAVI) to address inequities in access to immunization: a systematic qualitative review of GAVI policies, strategies and resource allocation mechanisms through an equity lens (1999–2014)

BMC Publich Health, 2015, 15:1198


Social determinants and inequalities in tuberculosis incidence in Latin America and the Caribbean

Rev Panam Salud Publica. 2015;38(3):177–85
Published online: November 2015


Equity and Noncommunicable Disease Reduction under the Sustainable Development Goals

PLoS Med 12(9):e1001872.
Published: September 8, 2015