Monday, December 15, 2008

Global Health Watch 2

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If you have read it, please leave your comments here.

The following review quotes are taken from the promotional flier:

‘Ambitious, daring and foresighted, everyone should read GHW2. This is a brave report, and everyone will take something from it’ - Gill Walt, Professor of International Health Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

‘Excellent ... I highly recommend this treasure trove, which is full of food for thought, to scholars and health workers alike’ - Dr Maria Isabel Rodriguez, Rector of University of El Salvador 1999-2007

‘We shall require many more social innovations, like the People Health Charter, the People Health Movement and the Global Health Watch, if mankind is to survive.’ - Dr. Suwit Wibulpolprasert, MD., Senior Advisor on Disease Control, Ministry of Public Health, Thailand

‘An extremely important intervention in the debate on global health policies ...sets a new standard for international reports into global social, economic and political issues. All those interested in such critical international issues will find GHW2 essential important and unique document.’ - Don Robotham, Professor of Anthropology, City University of New York

‘An important contribution to understand the overwhelming health problems and their relation to the globalised oppressive world economy’ - Asa Cristina Laurell, former Secretary of Health of Mexico City and Secretary of Health of the Legitimate Government of Mexico

‘This edition explicitly builds upon its predecessor so that the two volumes can be used together ...this book makes a compelling and coherent case’ - Prof. Vic Neufeld, National Coordinator, Canadian Coalition for Global Health Research

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