Developing nations work for more access to essential health commoditiesBMJ 2001; 322 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.322.7301.1510/b (Published 23 June 2001) Cite this as: BMJ 2001;322:1510
- Rohit Sharma
A group of 16 developing nations, under the umbrella of Partners for Population and Development, have pledged to accelerate “South-South collaboration” (collaboration among developing countries) to stem the tide of lack of access to essential health commodities. The group held a technical consultation at Cochin, south India, last week.
Partners for Population and Development is an inter-government alliance that was formed in 1994 in response to the call at the international conference on population and development in Cairo for intensified South-South collaboration as a key way of achieving the goals set at …