List of WHO publications: Human rights
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Year
2011 Order Number    11500798 ISBN-13
 9789241564083
Price
CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries    CHF 17,50
English
The overall aim of the tool is to enhance coherence between international obligations and commitments on human rights and gender equality, the national legal, policy and institutional frameworks, and their application in health sector strategies. .../...
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Author Blas, E., Sommerfeld, J., Sivasankara Kurup, A.
Year
2011 Order Number    11500803 ISBN-13
 9789241564137
Price
CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries    CHF 28,00
English
The thirteen case studies contained in this publication were commissioned by the research node of the Knowledge Network on Priority Public Health Conditions (PPHC-KN), a WHO-based interdepartmental working group associated with the WHO Commission on Social Determinants of Health. .../...
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2009 Order Number    11500766 ISBN-13
 9789241563857
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 10,50
English
British Medical Association highly commends this book in the 2010 Medical Book Competition This is a report on women and health - both women's health needs and their contribution to the health of societies. Women's health has long been a concern for WHO but today it has become an urgent priority. This report explains why. .../...
Title
Author Hunt, P., Steward, R., Bueno de Mesquita, J, Oldring, L.
Year
2007 Order Number    11500704 ISBN-13
 9789241563420
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries    CHF 14,00
English
This report is the result of collaboration between the Special Programme for Research and Training in Tropical Diseases (TDR), the High Commissioner for Human Rigths (HHR) team and the United Nations (UN) Special Rapporteur on the right of everyone to the highest attainable standard of health. Neglected diseases are both a cause and consequence of human rights violations. .../...
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2006 Order Number    11500676 ISBN-13
 9789241563239
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CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 10,50
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2004 Order Number    14600027 ISBN-13
 9789290213451
Price
CHF 14,00  / US$ 16,80 Developing countries    CHF 9,80
English
This short monograph in the Health Education through Religion series explores the position in regard to the protection and maintenance of health in Islam, and provides basic guidance for Muslims in essential aspects of healthy living.
Title
Year
2003 Order Number    11500560 ISBN-13
 9789241562539
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,00
English
This publication constitutes a comprehensive report drawing attention to important human rights issues that migration poses for health policy-makers. .../...
Title
Author Liu, X.
Year
2003 Order Number    11500559 ISBN-13
 9789241562522
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries    CHF 14,00
English
Health care should be provided efficiently, given the potential gains for patients and the population and the high cost of some kinds of care. Emphasizing the most cost-effective services can in principle attain the greatest health gains. .../...
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2003 Order Number    11500546 ISBN-13
 9789241590563
Price
CHF 5,00  / US$ 6,00 Developing countries    CHF 3,50
English
The objective of this brochure is to raise awareness to the right to water as an important health and human rights concern. Water is the essence of life and human dignity. The right to water entitles everyone to sufficient, safe, acceptable, physically accessible and affordable water, and it must be enjoyed without discrimination by women and men. .../...
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2002 Order Number    11500474 ISBN-13
 9789241590280
Price
CHF 5,00  / US$ 6,00 Developing countries    CHF 3,50
English
To raise awareness of health as a human right, the World Health Organization has launched "The Right to Health" a colourful, interactive cartoon booklet. The goal of the booklet is to reach out particularly to adolescents and children and demystify the right to health. .../...
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2002 Order Number    11500496 ISBN-13
 9789241545693
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,00
English
"Since the beginning of this millennium, the human rights movement has witnessed extraordinary developments in advancing the right to health, giving us an excellent opportunity to promote and protect the health of populations throughout the world. .../...
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2001 Order Number    11500550  
 
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,00
English
Societies that address discrimination tend to provide for better health. More broadly, the respect, protection and fulfilment of human rights can reduce vulnerability to, and impact of, ill health. .../...
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