Women’s health in the Region of the Americas

The year 2015 marks a critical point in international work on health and development. We are at a key juncture for three highly relevant global efforts: the Program of Action of the International Conference on Population and Development (8), the Millennium Development Goals (1), and the final drafting of the Sustainable Development Goals (9). This is a singular opportunity to redefine the women’s health agenda, with a new approach that is based not on “public health” alone, but on the “right to health” as an essential element of human rights.
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Year Published/Updated: 2015

Author(s): Artiles, Leticia, Francisco Becerra-Posada, Anibal Faundes, Suzanne Jacob Serruya, Alejandra Lopez Gomez, Raffaela Schiavon