Ethical and sustainable standards of care — the treatment received by patients and participants in medical research — are essential to ensuring people's well being.
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With the global community gearing up for World Health Day, informal dialogues can build partnerships to drive health policy.
Funding for programmes that target major diseases should be matched by investment in the health systems that underpin them, says Ghana's Irene Akua Agyepong.
3 April 2013
Building local research capacity can lead to more effective decision-making based on scientific findings in mother and newborn health.
6 February 2009
Source: Towards 4+5
Kenya is replacing an unwieldy drug-reporting process with an online system that allows healthcare workers to track safety in real time.
10 May 2013
China and Africa are working on plans to offer African scientists training, carry out joint research and transfer technology.
7 May 2013