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Published: 24 May 2018

616 Pages


ISBN: 9780190672683

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Human Rights in Global Health

Rights-Based Governance for a Globalizing World

Edited by Benjamin Mason Meier, Lawrence O. Gostin, and Foreword by Mary Robinson

  • Examines the evolving relationship between human rights, global governance, and public health
  • Studies an expansive set of health challenges through a multi-sectoral array of global organizations
  • Brings together leading health and human rights scholars and practitioners from academia, non-governmental organizations, and the United Nations system
  • Maps the distinct human rights efforts within a specific institution of global governance for health
  • Examines institutional dynamics to operationalize human rights in organizational policies, programs, and practices
  • Assesses institutional factors that facilitate or inhibit human rights mainstreaming for global health advancement

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