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Financing national non-communicable disease responses

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Non-communicable diseases (also known as socially transmitted diseases) were conspicuously absent from the Millennium Development Goals and seemed to miss out on the ‘golden years’ of health funding despite causing more death and disability than any other disease group worldwide. The share of ‘development assistance for health’ dedicated to non-communicable diseases (NCDs) has remained at 1-2% of the total since 2000. This level of funding is insufficient to attain the nine targets in the WHO...

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Peer reviewed
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10.1080/16549716.2017.1326687

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Merton College
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Publisher:
Taylor & Francis Publisher's website
Journal:
Global Health Action Journal website
Volume:
10
Issue:
1
Pages:
1326687
Publication date:
2017-06-12
Acceptance date:
2017-04-18
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EISSN:
1654-9880
ISSN:
1654-9716
Pubs id:
pubs:691556
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uri:753d06c8-5f12-4413-8f88-b7ee70c64c42
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uuid:753d06c8-5f12-4413-8f88-b7ee70c64c42
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pubs:691556

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