Over the past two decades, infant mortality in the Philippines has dropped by more than half. The number of women dying in childbirth has declined, and mortality rates from diseases such as…

Aliza Marcus |

The Russian Federation’s accession to the World Trade Organization (WTO) is an event of exceptional importance.  On many levels, there are concerns that the environment in Russia will  be…

Adriana Jordanova Damianova |

In September 2013, four elderly sisters in Botswana were finally and definitively allowed to remain in the ancestral home where they had spent most of their lives — the result of their own…

Tazeen Hasan |

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 |

I was glad to read the announcement made by World Bank President, Dr. Jim Kim, at the start of this year’s UN General Assembly meetings, about the Bank’s projected financing support through the…

Patricio V. Marquez |

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 |

             The debate over how to ensure good health services for all while assuring affordability is nothing new. However, it has recently acquired new impetus under the guise of Universal…

Jorge Coarasa |

             El debate sobre la manera de garantizar buenos servicios de salud para todos, asegurando al mismo tiempo la asequibilidad, no es nuevo. Sin embargo, en el último tiempo ha adquirido…

Jorge Coarasa |

             ليس النقاش الدائر حول ضمان توفير الخدمات الصحية الجيدة للجميع بأسعار معقولة بالشيء الجديد (E) . ومع هذا، فقد اكتسب هذا النقاش زخما جديدا مؤخرا تحت قناع التغطية الصحية الشاملة.…

Jorge Coarasa |

             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 |