Human rights in global health : rights-based governance for a globalizing world

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  • Includes bibliographical references and index.


  • The origins of human rights in global health / Lawrence O. Gostin and Benjamin Mason Meier -- The evolution of applying human rights frameworks to health / Alicia Ely Yamin and Andrés Constantin -- Framing human rights in global health governance / Benjamin Mason Meier and Lawrence O. Gostin -- The future of global governance for health : putting rights at the center of sustainable development / Michel Sidibé, Helena Nygren-Krug, Bronwyn McBride, and Kent Buse -- Development of human rights through WHO / Benjamin Mason Meier and Florian Kastler -- Mainstreaming human rights across WHO / Rebekah Thomas and Veronica Magar -- The future of human rights in WHO / Flavia Bustreo, Veronica Magar, Rajat Khosla, Marcus Stahlhofer, and Rebekah Thomas -- The United Nations Children's Fund : implementing human rights for child health / Benjamin Mason Meier, Mitra Motlagh, and Kumanan Rasanathan -- The international labor organization : human rights to health and safety at work / Lee Swepston -- The United Nations educational, scientific, and cultural organization : advancing global health through human rights in education and science / Audrey Chapman and Konstantinos Tararas -- The United Nations population fund : an evolving human rights mission and approach to sexual and reproductive health / Emilie Filmer-Wilson and Luis Mora -- The food and agriculture organization of the United Nations : advancing the right to food to promote public health / Olivier de Schutter and Carolin Anthes -- The joint United Nations programme on HIV/AIDS : with communities for human rights / Helena Nygren-Krug -- The future of intergovernmental partnerships for health and human rights / Sarah Hawkes, Julia Kreienkamp, and Kent Buse -- Integrating a human rights-based approach and the right to development into global governance for health / Stephen P. Marks -- The world bank : contested institutional progress in rights-based health discourse / Yusra Ribhi Shawar and Jennifer Prah Ruger -- The world trade organization : carving out the right to health for access to medicines and -- tobacco control in the trade arena / Suerie Moon and Thirukumaran Balasubramaniam -- National foreign assistance programs : advancing health-related human rights through shared obligations for global health / Rachel Hammonds and Gorik Ooms -- The global fund to fight AIDS, TB, and Malaria : funding basic services and meeting the challenge of rights-based programs / Ralf Jürgens, Joanne Csete, Hyeyoung Lim, Susan Timberlake, and Matthew Smith -- The future of multilateral funding to realize the right to health / Gorik Ooms and Rachel Hammonds -- The office of the UN high commissioner for human rights : mapping the evolution of the right to health / Gillian MacNaughton and Mariah McGill -- The United National special procedures : peopling human rights, peopling global health / Thérèse Murphy and Amrei Mueller -- Human rights treaty bodies : monitoring, interpreting, and adjudicating health-related human rights / Benjamin Mason Meier and Virginia Brás Gomes -- The future of human rights accountability for global health under the universal periodic review / Judith R. Bueno de Mesquita and Dabney P. Evans -- Comparative analysis on human rights in global governance for health / Benjamin Mason Meier and Lawrence O. Gostin