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Understanding the futility of countries’ obligations for health rights: realising justice for the global poor
(BioMed Central, 2016-06-03)
Background: Although health is a right of all individuals without any distinction, the realisation of this right has remained very difficult for the marginalised populations of poor countries. Inequitable distribution of ...
Can Resource-Poor Countries Bear any Obligations for Global Distributive Justice? A Reflection on the Distribution of Global health Opportunities
(The University of Bergen, 2016-05-20)
Can resource-poor countries bear any stringent obligations in the pursuit of equity in the distribution of global health opportunities between individuals globally? Distributive justice is primarily about resource transfer ...
Obligations of low income countries in ensuring equity in global health financing
(BioMed Central, 2015-09-08)
Background. Despite common recognition of joint responsibility for global health by all countries particularly to ensure justice in global health, current discussions of countries’ obligations for global health largely ...
Obligations of poor countries in ensuring global justice: The case of Uganda
(Programme for Applied Ethics, Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, 2014)
Obligations of global justice rest mainly on the global rich but also to a lesser extent on the global poor. The governments of poor countries are obliged to fulfill requirements of non-aggression, good governance and ...
The Ethics of scarce health resource allocation: Towards equity in the Uganda health care system
(The University of Bergen, 2011-05-13)
The central ideas in this work are health as a moral entitlement and equity in health. It is a discourse on distributive justice in health and takes Uganda as a case study. It describes Uganda health system especially the ...