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Major challenges facing regional health organizations and the people they serve


Dr. Mirta Roses Periago talks with the International Food Policy and Research Institute (IFPRI) Forum about the relationships between health, agriculture, and poverty in Latin America. During the interview PAHO’s Director dialogues about the four major challenges in public health today: Changes in health profiles and cumulative lags in health; Inequity in, or lack of, access to health services; Insufficient and inadequate distribution of public spending on health; and Health threats that arise in the context of globalization or from climate change.

IFPRI Forum online: PAHO Director Interview

La Región de las Américas recibe Certificación de la Comisión de la Contención de la Poliomielitis Por una mayor equidad global en salud