Germany’s experience in supporting human rights-based approaches to health

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In an article in the ‘Health and Human Rights Journal’, Thomas Silberhorn (Parliamentary State Secretary at BMZ) explains how German Development Cooperation implements a human rights-based approaches in its health programming, drawing on examples from India, Nepal, Cambodia and Kenya.

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Thomas Silberhorn (2015), Germany’s Experience in Supporting and Implementing Human Rights-Based Approaches to Health, plus Challenges and Successes in Demonstrating Impact on Health Outcomes, in Health and Human Rights Journal, vol. 17:2, p. 21-29.

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