TITLE

BRICS’ role in global health and the promotion of universal health coverage: the debate continues

AUTHOR(S)
McKee, Martin; Marten, Robert; Balabanova, Dina; Watt, Nicola; Yanzhong Huang; Finch, Aureliano P.; Fan, Victoria Y.; Van Damme, Wim; Tediosidi, Fabrizio; Missoni, Eduardo
PUB. DATE
June 2014
SOURCE
Bulletin of the World Health Organization;Jun2014, Vol. 92 Issue 6, p452
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
In this article the authors discuss the role that Brazil, the Russian Federation, India, China and South Africa (BRICS) can play in global health and in the promotion of universal health coverage. They are supportive of using collaboration and shared learning to promote universal health coverage but are critical of BRICS' role in global health, suggesting that a collection of countries such as BRICS cannot be assumed to be relevant in the development of global health policy.
ACCESSION #
96310437

 

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