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Philippines - Second Women's Health and Safe Motherhood Project (English)

The objective of the Second Women's Health and Safe Motherwood (WHSM) is to encourage behavior change by pregnant women to have facility-based deliveries by skilled birth attendants. ... See More +

Brief 54085 NOV 01, 2009

Measham, Anthony; Disclosed

Argentina - Provincial Maternal-Child Health Investment Project (English)

The objective of the Provincial Maternal-Child Health Investment Project (MCHIP) for Argentina is to contribute to the reduction of the infant and maternal mortality rate in the Borrower's territory, as well as to introduce changes in the incentive framework of health care providers in the Borrower's Participating Provinces. ... See More +

Brief 54080 NOV 01, 2009

Measham, Anthony; Disclosed

Disease control priorities in developing countries, second edition (English)

This is the second edition of the original 1993 publication on public health. The purpose of this book is to provide information about what works, specifically, the cost-effectiveness of health interventions in a variety of settings. ... See More +

Publication 41460 JAN 01, 2006

Jamison, Dean T. [editor]; Breman, Joel G. [editor]; Measham, Anthony R. [editor]; Alleyne, George [editor]; Claeson, Mariam [editor]; Evans, David B. [editor]; Jha, Prabhat [editor]; Mills, Ann [editor]; Musgrove, Philip [editor] Disclosed

Wasting away : the crisis of malnutrition in India (English)

This report is part of the collaborative efforts of the Government of India and the World Bank in nutrition, which began in 1980. It reviews the effectiveness, efficiency, and impact of public spending on nutrition in India, as well as suggesting means for improvement. ... See More +

Publication 19608 MAY 31, 1999

Measham, Anthony R.; Chatterjee, Meera

The safe motherhood initiative : proposals for action : La iniciativa de la maternidad segura : prospuestas de accion (Spanish)

Maternal mortality and morbidity, death, disease and disability arising from childbearing, exact a heavy, needless toll on women and their families in much of the developing world. ... See More +

Publication WDP9 APR 01, 1998

Herz, Barbara; Measham, Anthony R. English, French Disclosed

The safe motherhood initiative : proposals for action : Programme pour la maternite sans danger : programme d ' action (French)

Maternal mortality and morbidity, death, disease and disability arising from childbearing, exact a heavy, needless toll on women and their families in much of the developing world. ... See More +

Publication WDP9 SEP 01, 1997

Herz, Barbara; Measham, Anthony R. English, Spanish Disclosed

Supplement to India's family welfare program : moving to a reproductive and child health approach (English)

This report is a supplement to the main volume (15457) which contains edited versions of background papers on which the latter was based. Both published volumes identify, in collaboration with the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, the specific constraints that stand in the way of re-orienting the Family Welfare Program towards a reproductive health approach. ... See More +

Publication 15611 MAR 31, 1996

Measham, Anthony R.; Heaver, Richard A.

India's family welfare program : moving to a reproductive and child health approach (English)

The objective of this report is to identify, in collaboration with the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MOHFW), the specific constraints that stand in the way of re-orienting the Family Welfare Program (FWP) towards a reproductive health approach, and to spell out feasible actions that could be taken to overcome them. ... See More +

Publication 15457 MAR 31, 1996

Measham, Anthony R.; Heaver, Richard A.

Disease control priorities in developing countries : a summary (English)

This booklet is the second in a series summarizing the main points of full-length World Bank books. This is a reference book that addresses the health policy choices facing decision makers in developing countries as lower fertility and child mortality combine to produce great diversity in the patterns of disease. ... See More +

Publication 12474 MAY 31, 1994

Jamison, Dean T. [editor]; Mosley, W. Henry [editor]; Measham, Anthony R. [editor]; Bobadilla, Jose Luis [editor] Spanish Disclosed

Disease control priorities in developing countries : a summary : Prioridades en la lucha contra las enfermedades en los paises en desarrollo : resumen (Spanish)

This booklet is the second in a series summarizing the main points of full-length World Bank books. This is a reference book that addresses the health policy choices facing decision makers in developing countries as lower fertility and child mortality combine to produce great diversity in the patterns of disease. ... See More +

Publication 12474 MAY 01, 1994

Jamison, Dean T. [editor]; Mosley, W. Henry [editor]; Measham, Anthony R. [editor]; Bobadilla, Jose Luis [editor] English Disclosed

Disease control priorities in developing countries (English)

This first edition provides information on disease control interventions for the most common diseases and injuries in developing countries to help them define essential health service packages. ... See More +

Publication 12384 OCT 31, 1993

Jamison, Dean T. [editor]; Mosley, W. Henry [editor]; Measham, Anthony R. [editor]; Bobadilla, Jose Luis [editor] Disclosed

Human development : a Bank strategy for the 1990s (English)

Human development has been a fast-growing area in the Bank, with the typical pains of growth. It has also been facing new challenges -- an expanded and broadened role, integrated structure, and country focus for which the Bank has been experimenting with various instruments. ... See More +

Working Paper 48811 SEP 01, 1991

Haddad,Wadi D; Measham,Anthony R.; Rogerson,Richard Disclosed

Slowing the stork : better health for women through family planning (English)

Each year 500,000 women die from causes related to pregnancy - 99 percent of them in developing countries. While many of those pregnancies are unwanted and could have been prevented by family planning, only a minority of developing country couples use effective contraceptive methods. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS66 JUL 31, 1988

Measham, Anthony R.; Rochat, Roger W.

The safe motherhood initiative : proposals for action (English)

Maternal mortality and morbidity, death, disease and disability arising from childbearing, exact a heavy, needless toll on women and their families in much of the developing world. ... See More +

Publication WDP9 MAY 31, 1987

Herz, Barbara; Measham, Anthony R. French, Spanish Disclosed

Review of PHN sector work and lending in health, 1980-85 (English)

Nineteen health projects have been approved by the Board since the Bank began lending directly to health in 1980. This report reviews the first 5 years of sector and project work, identifies major trends in that work and suggests future directions. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) PHN8614 MAR 01, 1986

Measham, Anthony R. Disclosed

Title Document Date Report No. Document Type Also available in
Philippines - Second Women's Health and Safe Motherhood Project (English)
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NOV 01, 2009 54085 Brief
Argentina - Provincial Maternal-Child Health Investment Project (English)
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NOV 01, 2009 54080 Brief
Disease control priorities in developing countries, second edition (English)
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JAN 01, 2006 41460 Publication
Wasting away : the crisis of malnutrition in India (English)
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MAY 31, 1999 19608 Publication
The safe motherhood initiative : proposals for action : La iniciativa de la maternidad segura : prospuestas de accion (Spanish)
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APR 01, 1998 WDP9 Publication English, French
The safe motherhood initiative : proposals for action : Programme pour la maternite sans danger : programme d ' action (French)
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SEP 01, 1997 WDP9 Publication English, Spanish
Supplement to India's family welfare program : moving to a reproductive and child health approach (English)
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MAR 31, 1996 15611 Publication
India's family welfare program : moving to a reproductive and child health approach (English)
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MAR 31, 1996 15457 Publication
Disease control priorities in developing countries : a summary (English)
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MAY 31, 1994 12474 Publication Spanish
Disease control priorities in developing countries : a summary : Prioridades en la lucha contra las enfermedades en los paises en desarrollo : resumen (Spanish)
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MAY 01, 1994 12474 Publication English
Disease control priorities in developing countries (English)
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OCT 31, 1993 12384 Publication
Human development : a Bank strategy for the 1990s (English)
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SEP 01, 1991 48811 Working Paper
Slowing the stork : better health for women through family planning (English)
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JUL 31, 1988 WPS66 Policy Research Working Paper
The safe motherhood initiative : proposals for action (English)
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MAY 31, 1987 WDP9 Publication French, Spanish
Review of PHN sector work and lending in health, 1980-85 (English)
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MAR 01, 1986 PHN8614 Working Paper (Numbered Series)