Rachel Nugent

Recent Contributions

Reply to GHDonline Expert Panel: Funding Challenges for Non-Communicable Diseases in Resource-Limited Settings

June 16, 2011
Question 1: What are some of the financial challenges for governments and international institutions in addressing NCDs? Developing countries rely on external funds to help them meet their health needs, with donors providing almost $1 in every $6 spent on health in low income countries in 2005. While most bilateral ...

Reply to Statement from Boston NCD Conference

March 25, 2011
Hi all, There is one mistake in the statement that I'd like to correct publicly before it is further perpetuated. The statement refers to the amount of official donor assistance (ODA) for NCDs. It says less than 3% of ODA for health goes to NCDs. The denominator is actually all ...

CGD Working Paper on Donor Funding for NCDs

March 5, 2011
Hello all, I am providing here http://www.cgdev.org/content/publications/detail/1424546/ the link to the CGD Working Paper on NCD donor funding that I presented this week at the Bottom Billion conference. I am also interested in hearing ideas from people about how to keep our database current. Things are changing fast for NCDs ...
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