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The World Health Organisation and the right to health

@inproceedings{Lakin2001TheWH,
  title={The World Health Organisation and the right to health},
  author={Alison Lakin},
  year={2001}
}
  • A. Lakin
  • Published 2001
  • Political Science, Medicine
As part of the movement to reform and improve the efficiency of the United Nations generally, the WHO has been subject to a great deal of scrutiny and criticism in recent years. Issues arising from the development of such notions as globalisation of health and global governance in health have added to the pressure for the WHO to establish a clear role that will be effective in the twenty-first century. This thesis considers whether adoption of an integrated human rights policy, specifically… 

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