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We research mobilization for gender equality and social change.
The right to health, scarce resources, and equity: inherent risks in the predominant legal interpretation
Journal Article | Jan 2009
The right to health, scarce resources, and equity: inherent risks in the predominant legal interpre
Book Chapter | Jan 2013
This chapter explores how women’s rights and obligations are understood and negotiated within the context of an Islamic state in Sudan. It particularly ...
A universal preference for equality in health? Reasons to reconsider properties of applied welfare functions
Journal Article | Dec 2012
The literature on how to combine efficiency and equity considerations in the social valuation of health allocations has borrowed extensively from applied ...
Health equity, Social welfare function, Eliciting preferences
Book Chapter | Dec 2007
Redistribution and Marginal Productivity Reward Bertil Tungodden and Alexander Cappelen Equity Pete
Journal Article | Nov 2012
What ethical criterion for intergenerational justice should be adopted, e.g., when faced with the task of managing the global environment? Koopmans' axiomatization ...
Who benefits from increased service utilisation? Examining the distributional effects of payment for performance in Tanzania
Journal Article | Jan 2018
Payment for performance (P4P) strategies, which provide financial incentives to health workers and/or facilities for reaching pre-defined performance ...
Pay for performance, Tanzania
Journal Article | Jan 2008
Background: Maximising health as the guiding principle for resource allocation in health has been challenged by concernsabout the distribution of health ...
health care rationing, ethics
U4 Brief | Jan 2015
Assigning forest carbon rights is crucial for any effective REDD+ system. Often linked to debates about forest tenure, carbon rights determine who can ...
Event | 31 Oct 2011
Alicia Ely Yamin and Siri Gloppen, the authors of the new book Litigating Health Rights, opens the Global Health Challenges week with a book launch of their book on health right litigation in Costa Rica, South Africa, India, Brazil, Argentina and Colombia.
Costa Rica, South Africa, India, Brazil, Argentina and Colombia
Journal Article | Jan 2014
Background Multiple principles are relevant in priority setting, two of which are often considered particularly important. According to the greater benefit ...
Priority setting, Prioritarianism, Cost-effectiveness, Equity weights, Quality-adjusted life years, Political philosophy, Empirical ethics
Angola Brief | Jun 2011
An effective tax system is required to implement and finance current government policies of diversifying the Angolan economy and providing quality public ...
Edited Book | Oct 2011
The last fifteen years have seen a tremendous growth in the number of health rights cases focusing on issues such as access to health services and essential ...
Project | Aug 2006 - Mar 2007
A central question in the allocation of scarce resource for health is how to balance the desire to achieve the maximal aggregate health benefit against ...
Project | Jan 1994 - Jul 1998
This seminar on Women and Islamisation took place at CMI in 1994, focusing on Islam as a religion undergoing reinterpretation and change - especially ...
gender, islam, Asia, Africa
CMI Report | Jan 1997
This study provides an empirical report and analysis of the results of a June /July 1995 household sample survey of the four towns (Walvis Bay, Swakopmund, ...
Water supply, Water consumption, Urban areas, Economic aspects, Namibia, Africa: Namibia
Vulnerable populations and the right to health: lessons from the Peruvian Amazon around tuberculosis control
Journal Article | Jun 2019
In 2014 the World Health Organization (WHO) launched the “End TB Strategy”, setting new ambitious goals for elimination of tuberculosis (TB). ...
Eliciting people's preferences for the distribution of health. A procedure for a more precise estimation of distributional weights
Journal Article | Sep 2009
In order to incorporate distributional concerns into cost-effectiveness analysis, it would be useful to elicit distributional weights that express people's ...
Health equity, Distributional weights, Eliciting preferences
Journal Article | Jan 2013
This article explores women's substantive representation in Sudan's National Assembly. It examines the extent to which female legislators in the National ...
Family law reform in Sudan: competing claims for gender justice between sharia and women’s human rights
CMI Report | Dec 2017
This paper focuses on family law reform in Sudan-a country that has been in a state of perpetual conflict that stretches back long before its independence ...
human rights, women, family law, gender, Sudan
CMI Report | Jan 2004
This report charts the aid policies pursued in Afghanistan since late 2001 aimed at building peace in a country devastated by two decades of conflict. ...
Afghanistan, Democratisation, Peacebuilding, Reconstruction, Security Sector Reform, Asia: Afghanistan