Lancet & LSHTM Global Health Lab: What is the contribution of human rights to global health?
8 October 2013
Sridhar Venkatapuram, King’s College London
Gorik Ooms, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp
John Tasioulas, University College London
From BBC World Service - Health Check Programme
Being interviewed about the BRICS and Global Health Report.
Listen to it here. 18 minutes.
A new report suggests that foreign assistance from the so-called BRICS countries – Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa – is increasing at a much faster rate than that from the G7 countries. Claudia discusses the impact this could have on the world’s health with contributors to the report Sridhar Venkatapuram from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, and Kirill Danishevskiy of Moscow Medical Academy, and the lead author David Gold - co-executive director of Global Health Strategies Initiatives.
Q & A at the Geneva Health Forum.
Keynote address at Geneva Health Forum 2012
'Health, politics, and social justice' Starts at 42:30 (20 mins)