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Challenges on the path to universal health coverage : the experience of Azerbaijan (English)

The objectives of this case study are to assess how the poor fared as a result of recent efforts toward universal health coverage in Azerbaijan, and to provide an overview of the government’s planned additional reforms, in the context of a difficult economic and fiscal situation.The case study will first focus on how the poor have fared as a result of Azerbaijan’s efforts in the last decade to improve health coverage and population financial protection in case of illness. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 122830 JAN 01, 2018

Bonilla-Chacin,Maria Eugenia; Afandiyeva,Gulara; Suaya,Agustina Sara Disclosed

Learning from the mexican experience with taxes on sugar-sweetened beverages and energy-dense foods of low nutritional value : poverty and social impact analysis (English)

Faced with a large and increasing obesity epidemic, the Mexican Government in the last years has increased efforts to prevent and control it. In October 2013, Mexico’s Congress passed legislation imposing taxes on sugar-sweetened beverages (SSBs) and calorie-dense foods of low nutritional value. ... See More +

Working Paper 106595 JUN 01, 2016

Bonilla-Chacin,Maria Eugenia; Iglesias,Roberto Magno; Suaya,Agustina Sara; Trezza,Claudia; Macías,Claudia Disclosed

Learning from the Mexican experience with taxes on sugar-sweetened beverages and energy-dense foods of low nutrition (English)

Mexico faces a major health and economic burden due to the large and increasing number of adults and children suffering from overweight and obesity. ... See More +

Brief 106654 JAN 01, 2016

Iglesias,Roberto Magno; Bonilla-Chacin,Maria Eugenia; Suaya,Agustina Sara; Trezza,Claudia; Macias,Claudia Disclosed