Women's health and a framework convention on global health

Bennett, Belinda (2015) Women's health and a framework convention on global health. Global Health Governance, IX(1), pp. 149-163.

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Abstract

This paper considers the role for a Framework Convention on Global Health in addressing key challenges in women’s health at a global level. Part I analyses the conceptualization of health in terms of human rights and the linking of women’s rights and human rights. Part II seeks to identify pressing issues for women’s health, articulating 10 key challenges for women’s health. Part III considers the proposal for a Framework Convention on Global Health to meet global health needs. Finally, Part IV asks whether international law can provide a valuable platform to support recognition and achievement of women’s health rights and identifies key elements for supporting and promoting women’s health.

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ID Code: 94724
Item Type: Journal Article
Refereed: Yes
Keywords: Global Health, Framework Convention, Women's Health, Health Law
ISSN: 1939-2389
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > LAW AND LEGAL STUDIES (180000) > LAW (180100)
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Law
Current > Research Centres > Australian Centre for Health Law Research
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2016 Global Health Governance
Deposited On: 11 Apr 2016 22:50
Last Modified: 13 Apr 2016 04:19

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