First generation migrants are reportedly at higher risk of mental ill-health compared to the settled population.
Author Archives: Globalization and Health
Mapping studies describe a broad body of literature, and differ from classical systematic reviews, which assess more narrowly-defined questions and evaluate the quality of the studies included in the review.
Collaboration between Sub-Saharan African researchers is important for the generation and transfer of health technology assessment (HTA) evidence, in order to support priority-setting in health.
Good governance may result in strengthened performance of a health system.
Nutritional disorders are now spreading worldwide both in developed and developing countries.
Short term medical missions (STMMs) are a form of unregulated and unsanctioned, grass roots, direct medical service aid from wealthier countries to low and middle income countries.
There is a wide range of intellectual work written about health research, which has been shaped by the evolution of diseases.
Diseases don’t respect borders, so efforts to control and eliminate diseases must also be flexible and adaptable enough to effectively reach the populations that live in the areas around national frontiers.
Low and middle income countries have adopted targeting mechanisms as a means of increasing program efficiency in reaching marginalized people in the community given the available resources.
Excerpt from: Health partnership research and the assessment of effectiveness
International donors support the partnership between the Government of Botswana and two international organisations: U.S.
Sustainable Development Goal Three is rightly ambitious, but achieving it will require doing global health differently.
The recent increase of breast cancer mortality has put on alert to most countries in the region.
There are significant differences in the meaning and use of the term ‘Reverse Innovation’ between industry circles, where the term originated, and health policy circles where the term has gained traction.