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Africa’s Health Challenges: Sovereignty, Mobility of People and Healthcare Governance

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Africa’s Health Challenges: Sovereignty, Mobility of People and Healthcare Governance

Published: October 24, 2013

This Ashgate published volume addresses the ideational and policy-oriented challenges of Africa’s health governance due to voluntary and involuntary cross-border migration of people and diseases in a growing ‘mobile Africa’. The collected set of specialized contributions in this volume examines how national and regional policy innovation can address the competing conception of sovereignty in dealing with Africa’s emerging healthcare problems in a fast-paced, interconnect world.

Edited by: Andrew F. Cooper, University of Waterloo, Canada, John J. Kirton, University of Toronto, Canada, Franklyn Lisk, University of Warwick, UK and Hany Besada, UN High-Level Panel Secretariat, Post-2015 Development Agenda, New York, USA and North-South Institute, Canada.