Publications

Health and Human Rights Readers

Authors : Schuftan, Claudio

Published Year: 2003

Mumbai: CEHAT, viii,111 p., September 2003 [ISBN 81-89042-17-3]

This book is a compilation of fifty-two 'Readers in Human Rights', The Readers discuss a wide range of issues such as Human Rights based planning; the role of the state, UN and civil society; Health sector reform and the unmet needs of the poor; Health Care Financing; vulnerability, access and discrimination; the role of NGOs; globalization, health rights and health sector reform; the right to adequate nutrition; the difference between project and process; and health rights and the law. The informative would be useful to health activists, health professionals and health sector NGO workers who seek a clearer grasp of health rights and a stimulating guide to action.