World health report

The world health report 1999 - making a difference

This report describes the achievements of the 20th century and the challenges that are its legacy, and suggests approaches to making a difference for better health in the 21st century. The report says health should be at the heart of the global development agenda and stresses WHO's commitment to that objective.

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THE WORLD HEALTH REPORT 1999

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