The World Health Report 2000: World Health Organization health policy steering off course-changed values, poor evidence, and lack of accountability.


The World Health Report 2000 on health systems has raised concerns about its political biases, its methods and indicators, and its lack of reliable data. Tracing the origins of the Report, this article argues that it counteracts many of the concerns that gave rise to preparation of the Report in the first place. The mutually agreed-upon value-base… (More)