We rarely give the toilet a second thought. We use it when we need to, and we flush and forget. We are also able to conveniently wash our hands afterwards. But imagine if you are on a long hiking…

Johannes Zutt |

See also: Anniversary of the New Delhi Attack Reminds Us that Tackling Violence is Urgent December 16, 2012 will in the foreseeable future be remembered as the day in which six men savagely gang…

Maria Correia |

Why Sanitation Access Doesn’t Work Unless the Entire Village Buys In Jitender is a four-year old boy with forward-thinking parents. Although it’s common in his village, in the Indian state of…

Luis Andres, Juan Echenique, Ashma Basnyat, Rahul Kanakia |

Information and communication technologies (ICTs), including mobile phones, are increasingly seen as critical tools to improve public health and health outcomes in Africa. Several experiments,…

Samia Melhem |

With oil in Niger and Uganda, natural gas in Mozambique and Tanzania, iron ore in Guinea and Sierra Leone―African countries are increasingly finding rich new deposits of oil, gas, or minerals and…

Makhtar Diop |

Pétrole au Niger et en Ouganda, gaz naturel au Mozambique et en Tanzanie, minerai de fer en Guinée et Sierra Leone : les découvertes d’abondants gisements miniers et d’hydrocarbures se multiplient…

Makhtar Diop |

有关怎样在保证为所有的人提供良好的医疗服务的同时确保这种服务的可承受性的辩论绝不是什么新鲜事(en)。 然而,在“全民医疗保险覆盖”的指导下,这场辩论获得了新的动能。围绕“全民医疗保险覆盖”的讨论很容易引起争论,正如Tim Evans最近所指出(en)的那样:“许多讨论都在是应该由政府收入、税收、还是保险缴费来资助这种体制的问题上,陷入僵局。»

Jorge Coarasa |

Le débat concernant l'approche à adopter pour garantir à tous des services de santé à la fois de qualité et abordables est loin d'être nouveau (a). Toutefois, il a été ravivé récemment…

Jorge Coarasa |

Nearly 13 million people die annually because they are unable to access essential, lifesaving medicines for curable diseases, according to estimates from The World Health Organization (WHO).  A…

Yvonne Nkrumah |

             В дебатах о том, как добиться качественного медицинского обслуживания для всех, обеспечив при этом его доступность по цене, нет ничего нового. Тем не менее, в последнее время они…

Jorge Coarasa |