Close
Enter your search into one or more of the boxes below:
You can refine your search by selecting from any of the options below:
Search
Anticorruption in the Health Sector: Strategies for Transparency and Accountability

Anticorruption in the Health Sector: Strategies for Transparency and Accountability (Paperback)


£25.50
Currently unavailable. Foyles can order for despatch to customer when the publisher is re-supplied on 28/11/2017.
Email me when back in stock

Synopsis

Corruption is a serious problem for both rich and poor countries, threatening international development and eroding confidence in governments. In the health sector, corruption is literally a matter of life and death: facilities crumble when repair funds are embezzled; fake drugs flood the market with corrupt regulators managing supply; and doctors extorting under-the-table payments from patients fail to provide needed care. Most major development organizations have rewritten their anti-corruption strategies in the last five years, hinting that reform is within reach. But these strategies pay little attention to incentives and capacity at the sector level. Those preparing to fight corruption in the health sector have very few resources to guide them until now. "Anticorruption in the Health Sector" brings practical experience to bear on anticorruption approaches tailored specifically to health. The contributors, all skilled practitioners, address the consequences of different types of corruption and show how agencies can more effectively address these challenges as an integral part of their development work.

Both practitioner and classroom-friendly, this book finally addresses a neglected issue that has so much to bear on global health and governance.

History & PoliticsPolitics & governmentPolitical corruptionMedical & VeterinaryMedicine: general issuesPublic health & preventive medicinePersonal & public health Publisher: Kumarian Press Publication Date: 01/04/2010 ISBN-13: 9781565493377  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
Availability: Currently unavailable. Foyles can order for despatch to customer when the publisher is re-supplied on 28/11/2017.  

More books by

Leave Review

Delivery

Delivery Options

All delivery times quoted are the average, and cannot be guaranteed. These should be added to the availability message time, to determine when the goods will arrive. During checkout we will give you a cumulative estimated date for delivery.

Location 1st Book Each additional book Average Delivery Time
UK Standard Delivery FREE FREE 3-5 Days
UK First Class £4.50 £1.00 1-2 Days
UK Courier £7.00 £1.00 1-2 Days
Western Europe** Courier £17.00 £3.00 2-3 Days
Western Europe** Airmail £5.00 £1.50 4-14 Days
USA / Canada Courier £20.00 £3.00 2-4 Days
USA / Canada Airmail £7.00 £3.00 4-14 Days
Rest of World Courier £22.50 £3.00 3-6 Days
Rest of World Airmail £8.00 £3.00 7-21 Days

** Includes Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Irish Republic, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland.

Delivery Help & FAQs

Returns Information

If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase*, you may return it to us in its original condition with in 30 days of receiving your delivery or collection notification email for a refund. Except for damaged items or delivery issues the cost of return postage is borne by the buyer. Your statutory rights are not affected.

* For Exclusions and terms on damaged or delivery issues see Returns Help & FAQs

You might also like

Food Insecurity & Disease
(Hardback)
Rubem Dalca
 
 
£160.99
 

Currently out of stock

The Whole Brain Diet: the microbiome...
(Paperback)
Raphael Kellman
 
 
£14.99
 
Continuing Bonds in Bereavement: New...
(Paperback)
Dennis E. Klass; Edith Steffen
 
 
£45.99
 
Latest Blog
#FoylesFive: Buddhism & Meditation
23/11/2017

Stressed? Carmelo from our Charing Cross Road flagship shop has just the thing.

The Satisfaction of a Good Puzzle
21/11/2017

Alex Bellos extols the virtues of the puzzle, especially those from the great puzzle masters of Japan, and selects some of his favourite puzzle books.

#FoylesFive: Swap Snowflakes for Stardust
17/11/2017

Swap snowflakes for stardust this Christmas with some recommends that are out of this world, from Jamie-Lee from our Birmingham branch.

View all Blog Entries
Twitter
Show/Hide Tweets
© W&G Foyle Ltd