This course is Globalization: Analysis and Response
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Power and politics are at the heart of health. The way the world is shaped by those in power results in the distribution of money, power and resources at global, national and local levels. This distribution impacts the conditions, or social determinants of health, such as the cleanliness of our water and air, and whether we can afford to provide nutritious food for our families. We have been hit by a global pandemic for the past 6 months with dire consequences which knows no boundaries!
This week is all about Global Health – impact on countries with efforts by local governments, country collaborations as well as the nonprofit organizations.
· Select a country
· Detail the challenges of health – look at the country index on status of health
· Discuss the collaborations and partnerships (including funding support) to improve the health of the people within the country. You may want to focus and select one or two and keep it simple
Donald McNeil (Sept 2020) Gates Offers Grim Global Health Report, and Some Optimism
Retrieved from https://www.nytimes.com/2020/09/14/health/coronavirus-gates-foundation-health.html (Links to an external site.)
Health Poverty Action Power and Politics. Retrieved from https://www.healthpovertyaction.org/how-poverty-is-created/power-and-politics/ (Links to an external site.)
Roberts, S., Key Facts: Poverty and Poor Health. Retrieved from https://www.healthpovertyaction.org/news-events/key-facts-poverty-and-poor-health/ (Links to an external site.)
Marchildon, J., (Jan 2019) Bill & Melinda Gates: Investing in Global Health Is Saving Lives, So We Can’t Stop Now. Retrieved fromhttps://www.globalcitizen.org/en/content/bill-and-melinda-gates-on-health-investment/ (Links to an external site.)
Marchildon, J., (Jan 2019) Bill Gates at Davos: ‘Health Has a Road Map’ to Saving More Lives Retrieved fromhttps://www.globalcitizen.org/en/content/bill-gates-at-davos/ (Links to an external site.)
St George’s University (Dec 2017) What is Global Health? The 6 Biggest Issues You Need to Know About. (Links to an external site.) Retrieved fromhttps://www.sgu.edu/blog/medical/what-is-global-health/ (Links to an external site.)
WHO List of 10 Threats to Global Health Retrieved from