News from February 2014

Update from Guatemala


Standing up for indigenous women’s rights Health Poverty Action held a forum on the health of indigenous women in Guatemala yesterday. Indigenous women in Guatemala face many barriers to good health. They are three times as likely to die from ... Read more

Tackling inequality in global health: Why we must break down health data by ethnicity


The current Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) and the data collection practices behind them are hiding the true health outcomes of millions of people. Progress in the current goals is measured against national averages, masking inequalities and obscuring the realities of ... Read more

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