The Resource Protecting the world's children : immunisation policies and practice, edited by Sidsel Roalkvam, Desmond McNeill, Stuart Blume

Protecting the world's children : immunisation policies and practice, edited by Sidsel Roalkvam, Desmond McNeill, Stuart Blume

Label
Protecting the world's children : immunisation policies and practice
Title
Protecting the world's children
Title remainder
immunisation policies and practice
Statement of responsibility
edited by Sidsel Roalkvam, Desmond McNeill, Stuart Blume
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Vaccination programmes now represent a major part of the effort devoted to improving the health of children in developing countries. These donor-funded programmes tend to be global in scope and focus on worldwide goals and targets such as 'polio eradication', and the Millennium Development Goals. Health policy makers at the national level are expected to implement these programmes in a standard manner and report progress according to a few standard indicators. Pressures and incentives to achieve the targets set are then transmitted down to the community level health worker who actually meets th
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
614.47083091724
Index
index present
LC call number
RJ240
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Protecting the world's children : immunisation policies and practice, edited by Sidsel Roalkvam, Desmond McNeill, Stuart Blume
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
  • cartographic image
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • cri
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; Abbreviations; Contributors; 1 Saving children's lives: perspectives on immunisation; 2 Concepts and approaches; 3 The global politics of health: actors and initiatives; 4 National commitments and global objectives; 5 Rights and obligations in national health governance; 6 'Immunisation is good for your children': local immunisation practices in India and Malawi; 7 Have means become ends? Getting children's health back in focus; References; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Z
Control code
ocn854576754
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Extent
1 online resource
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Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191644511
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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not applicable
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unknown
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Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)854576754
  • oso0191644501

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