A SEARO Publication Series

International Trade and Health

A Reference Guide

April 2010
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  • Publisher
    World Health Organization
  • Published
    12th April 2010
  • ISBN 9789290223368
  • Language English
  • Pages 148 pp.
  • Size 6" x 8.5"

SPS, TRIPS, trade-distorting subsidies, Doha Paragraph Six... The language of trade and health is specialized and may seem obscure. Though the language may be daunting, international trade agreements now being negotiated affect all of us, and health professionals in particular need to master the terminology if they are to participate in the national debate on trade and health.

This reference guide consists of a basic dictionary of selected terms and several briefing notes that elaborate some of the issues.

WHO Regional Office for South-East Asia

WHO Regional Office for South-East Asia