127. IS INEQUALITY A CLEAR INFRINGEMENT OF THE HUMAN RIGHT TO HEALTH? »

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Claudio Schuftan, Ho Chi Minh City cschuftan@phmovement.org

Abstract

Inequality in health is a morally significant fact in itself. Yet the current status Read more…

126. APPLYING THE HUMAN RIGHTS FRAMEWORK IS NOT “A” DEVELOPMENT ALTERNATIVE; IT IS “THE” ROAD TO AN ALTERNATIVE DEVELOPMENT PROCESS (People’s Health Movement Latin America) »

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Claudio Schuftan, People’s Health Movement, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Abstract Historically, political elites adopted the idea of human rights if, and Read more…

125. WHAT WOULD HAPPEN IF PUBLIC HEALTH NUTRITIONISTS REALLY CARED MORE ABOUT HUNGER AND MALNUTRITION FROM A RIGHT TO NUTRITION PERSPECTIVE? »

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Claudio Schuftan

The current malnutrition problem around the world is not its double burden, but it is multiple burdens.

Thus the question Read more…

124. THE VIEW FROM ORTHODOXY: POINT/COUNTERPOINT ON GLOBALIZATION AND HUMAN RIGHTS. »

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Claudio Schuftan MD September 1, 2017

Key words: Human rights, globalization, contradictions

IJHS, 2017 

Setting the stage

The two decades following the Cold Read more…

123. WHO’s WORK IN RELATION TO HEALTH AND NUTRITION SHOULD COUNTER THE PRIVATIZATION AGENDA, BUT DOES IT? »

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Donor countries (the US in particular) continue to push WHO towards working with industry through ‘multi‐stakeholder partnerships’, rather than giving WHO the chance Read more…

122 AS I SEE THE CHALLENGES OF THE UN DECADE OF NUTRITION: SOME KEY POINTS. »

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CLAUDIO SCHUFTAN Ho Chi Minh City cschuftan@phmovement.org

Letter to the Editor UNSCN NEWS 42, 2017, pp133-135

Point: A one-sided understanding of the foreseen Read more…

121 WHY POWER ONLY YIELDS TO COUNTER-POWER. »

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Claudio Schuftan, Ho Chi Minh City cschuftan@phmovement.org

In the words of John Kenneth Galbraith, the essence of development work ough to be Read more…

120 ARE THE RIGHTS OF NATURE BEING TRAMPLED? A PERSPECTIVE FROM THE ECONOMIC, SOCIAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL RIGHTS PERSPECTIVE. »

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Claudio Schuftan, Ho Chi Minh City cschuftan@phmovement.org

Abstract The paper explores the role transnational corporations under the capitalist accumulation regime have been Read more…

119 YES, RESILIENCE AND SUSTAINABILITY ARE TOO NARROWLY DEFINED. »

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Claudio Schuftan, Ho Chi Minh City cschuftan@phmovement.org

Abstract

A short and well-justified critique of the concepts of resilience and sustainability as commonly Read more…

118 Peoples Health Movement 2017 »

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Claudio Schuftan, Member of the Steering Council of the People’s Health Movement, Saigon, Vietnam International Encyclopedia of Public Health, Second Edition, 2, 2017, Read more…