Partnerships And Foundations In Global Health Governance

Hardcover | February 1, 2011

EditorS. Rushton, O. Williams

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This book argues that the new actors in global health constitute a 'private turn' in global health governance, and provides theoretical and practical grounds for viewing global health partnerships and philanthropic foundations as closely aligned in their ideational and material approaches to a range of important issues and crises.

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This book argues that the new actors in global health constitute a 'private turn' in global health governance, and provides theoretical and practical grounds for viewing global health partnerships and philanthropic foundations as closely aligned in their ideational and material approaches to a range of important issues and crises.

SIMON RUSHTON Research Fellow in the Centre for Health and International Relations at Aberystwyth University, UK. He has published widely on global health with a particular focus on Global Health Governance, international responses to HIV/AIDS and other diseases, the links between health and security, and issues surrounding conflict a...

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Format:HardcoverDimensions:320 pages, 9.02 × 5.98 × 0.04 inPublished:February 1, 2011Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan UKLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0230238769

ISBN - 13:9780230238763

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Table of Contents

Private Actors in Global Health Governance; O.D.Williams& S.Rushton
PART I: GLOBAL HEALTH PARTNERSHIPS
A Critical Appraisal of Global Health Partnerships; S.Bartsch
The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria: Expertise, Accountability and the Depoliticisation of Global Health Governance; A.Barnes& G.Wallace Brown
The Alignment Dialogue: GAVI and its Engagement with National Governments in Health Systems Strengthening; P.S.Hill
Evaluating Product Development Partnerships: Beyond quantitative metrics; R.Hanlin
PART II: PHILANTHROPIC FOUNDATIONS
Private Foundations and Global Health Partnerships: Philanthropists and 'Partnership Brokerage'; M.Moran
Global Health and the Gates Foundation – In Perspective; D.McCoy &L.McGoey
The Clinton Foundation and Global Health Governance; J.Youde
Private Foundations as Agents of Development in Global Health: What Kind of Impact Do They Have and How To Assess It?; C.Ulbert& B.Hamm
PART III: CROSS-CUTTING THEMES
Co-opting the Global Health Agenda: The Problematic Role of Partnerships and Foundations; T.Faubion, S.Paige& A.L.Pearson
The Limits of Control: The Accountability of Foundations and Partnerships in Global Health; E.Hesselmann
Coda: The End of One Era and the Start of Another: Partnerships, Foundations and the Shifting Political Economy of Global Health; O.D.Williams& S.Rushton