Infectious Disease Clinics of North America volume 25, issue 2, P455-475 2011 DOI: 10.1016/j.idc.2011.02.002 View full text
Jennifer Kates, Rebecca Katz

Abstract: As nations become more reliant on each other for cohesive development of global health policies and practice, and globalization increasingly makes health challenges in one part of the world concerns for all nations, the importance and use of international agreements in framing policy and national commitments have increased. This article reviews international agreements, looking specifically at multilateral instruments or partnerships, to identify those that either directly focus on or encompass health. It defi…

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