Archive for octubre 10th, 2011

Determinantes sociales de la salud y las políticas públicas: presentacion Dr. Michael Marmot en Peru

Presentación Addressing health inequalities:Lessons from the Commission on Social Determinants of Health Professor Sir Michael Marmot OPS/OMS Peru Septiembre 2011 Link: http://bit.ly/qKgdNp...

WHO Case studies on social determinants of health

Background papers: WHO - World Conference on Social Determinants of Health, 19-21 October 2011, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Available online at: http://bit.ly/pfKNIH “…..The following case studies were commissioned by WHO Regional...

WHO Mental Health Atlas 2011

Available online PDF at: http://bit.ly/rocbFH “…..New figures from the WHO Mental Health Atlas 2011 indicate that while the need for mental health care is large, with up to 25% of the population requiring it at some point in their...

Rwanda: Community performance-based financing in health: to improve maternal health outcomes

Case study: http://bit.ly/qj460r The objective of this paper is to illustrate Rwanda’s experience on how innovative approach of empowering Community Health Workers (CPBF) and incentivizing mothers through Community performance-based...