The African Health Monitor - Issue 12

The Ouagadougou declaration and the challenges of strengthening health systems in the African region. According to WHO's definition, a health system comprises all organizations, institutions and resources devoted to producing actions whose...


The African Health Monitor - Issue 11

The Challenges of Achieving the Health MDGs in the African Region. During the last decade the World Health Organization Regional Office for Africa has published the African Health Monitor twice a year. The Monitor has strived to present to its...


Health situation analysis in the African Region - Basic indicators 2006

These tables include some of the most recent statistics since 1997, based on health indicators from the African Region’s 46 Member States. All of these tables have been selected from World Health Statistics 2006. In addition, historical data for...


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