Global public health - Globalpublichealth:ascorecard The...

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Global public health: a scorecard The development of modern, evidence-based and politically credible public health practice depends on a better understanding of what public health interventions are worth pursuing and in what contexts. This is needed both for the implementation of successful action at local level and for the development of national policy and guidance. Many agencies involved in the improvement of health are potential users of such knowledge. society organisations, knowledge institutes and others are being sought to broaden the approach. After all, development cooperation goes beyond government-to-government relations. Finally, policy coherence for development is promoted through a ‘broad-based government approach’ which takes full account of development concerns in other policy areas such as trade, finance and agriculture. A fair, rule-based, non-discriminatory multilateral trading system is one of the most crucial and at the same time difficult targets of MDG 8. As an EU member state the Netherlands does not pursue a national
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