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Tracking SDG7: The Energy Progress Report 2019

Tracking SDG7: The Energy Progress Report 2019, a new report produced by the International Energy Agency (IEA) the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA), the United Nations Statistics Division (UNSD), the World Bank and the World Health Organization (WHO), shows that despite the progress, reaching the remaining unserved people, including those connected to frail and overburdened …
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World Health Statistics 2012

The World Health Organization has just published its annual compilation of health-related data for its 194 Member States, “World Health Statistics 2012.” The statistical compendium includes a summary of the progress made toward achieving the health-related Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) and associated targets, covering the following ten areas: -Life expectancy and mortality -Cause-specific mortality and …
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Implementing Health Financing Reform

The World Health Organization (WHO) has just published Implementing Health Financing Reform: Lessons from Countries in Transition. The book analyzes the reforms of the health financing systems in transition countries of Central and Eastern Europe. The Report reviews the background of the health financing systems and reform in these countries, starting with the legacy of …
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World Health Report 2010

The World Health Organization has just published the “World Health Report 2010”, which gives governments practical guidelines on ways to finance health care. Taking evidence from all over the world, it shows how all countries – rich and poor alike – can adjust their health financing mechanisms so that more people get the health care …
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