Wednesday, September 30 / 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM   •   Ambassadeurs

Session 115:
Health equity and policy in the Arab countries

Chair: Zeinab Khadr, American University in Cairo
Discussant: Hussein Abdel Aziz Sayed, Cairo University, and, Information & Decision Support Centre Cairo

  1. Performance of healthcare systems: application to MENA region countriesImen Jaouadi, Institut National des Sciences Appliquées et de Technologie (INSAT)

  2. On examining health inequities in Arab countries: some policy considerationsWilliam Joe, Centre for Development Studies ; Udaya S Mishra, Centre for Development Studies

  3. Primary health care as a strategy for health equity in Arab countriesSusan Watts, World Health Organization (WHO)

  4. Education and poverty impact on health: evidence from Morocco in recent yearsMouna Cherkaoui, Université Mohamed V, Agdal ; Touhami Abdelkhalek, Institut National de Statistiques et d’Economie Appliquée, Rabat ; Aurora Angeli, Università di Bologna

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