The link between poverty and premature death and disability has been long evident, but the definition of who is poor and the global distribution of the extremely poor are changing. Today there are fewer poor and fragile states and most of poor people live in stable, middle-income nations. This section examines the ways in which ill-health and poverty are now interacting and reinforcing each other.
How to Prevent a Million Children’s Deaths
Closing gap on child mortality for UN Sustainable Development Goal 3.2 in ten years may take baby steps, not giant leaps
The March of Private Health Care in Southeast Asia
How can a government achieve universal coverage for all citizens in a landscape where private care is deeply entrenched?