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- DocumentCarnegie Endowment for International Peace, 2002This article discusses the dangers of Central Asian states developing in the same direction as Afghanistan.DocumentInternational Intellectual Property Institute, 2001The report studies the patent statuses of 15 antiretroviral drugs in 53 African countries. These antiretroviral drugs are patented in few African countries and that in countries where antiretroviral drug patents exist, generally only a small subset of antiretroviral drugs are patented.DocumentInternational Monetary Fund, 2001This paper provides an economic analysis of the impact of HIV/AIDS on the health sector in Southern Africa. It provides indicators for the scale of the impact, including estimates of the costs of various forms of treatment.Document
Hygiene evaluation procedures: approaches and methods for assessing water (and sanitation) related hygiene practicesUnited Nations University, 1997The handbook published by International Nutrition Foundation for Developing Countries (INFDC) provides practical guidelines for evaluation water- and sanitation-related hygiene practices. An evaluation of hygiene practices can be used for the purposes of project planning, monitoring, or final assessment of the project’s impact.DocumentUnited Nations University, 1993This manual has been developed to help experienced health professionals collect, analyze, and use information about the cultural context of diarrhea.DocumentUnited Nations University, 1993This Manual is designed to help researchers and members of control programmes to use qualitative research methods in order to learn more about important social and cultural issues relating to the transmission, control, prevention and treatment of disease These methods may be used instead of social survey research methods, or they may supplement other methods.DocumentNational Bureau of Economic Research, USA, 2001After tracing the history of theories of the effects of population growth, this report reviews evidence on the relevance of changes in age structure for economic growth.DocumentUnited Nations University, 1998This document contains guidelines and procedures for carrying out a community-based ethnographic study of women's health. The main goal of the protocol is to provide techniques for applied social research to facilitate program development and implementation in organizations working in women's health.DocumentCommission on Macroeconomics and Health, WHO, 2001While there is a growing literature on the importance of globalisation for health, there is no consensus either on the pathways and mechanisms by which globalisation affects the health of populations or on the appropriate policy responses.