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UN policy fails to tackle health needs of indigenous people

BMJ 2003; 327 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.327.7412.413-a (Published 21 August 2003) Cite this as: BMJ 2003;327:413
  1. Upasana Tayal
  1. BMJ

    Indigenous people worldwide are unable to access routine health care and are dying prematurely, despite efforts by the United Nations in the past decade to raise awareness.


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    This is a finding of a report published jointly by Health Unlimited (a British …

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