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  • Cambridge Quarterly of Healthcare Ethics, Volume 18, Issue 1
  • January 2009, pp. 78-86

The Health Impact Fund: Boosting Pharmaceutical Innovation Without Obstructing Free Access

Abstract

In an earlier piece in these pages,1 I described the health effects of the still massive problem of global poverty: The poor worldwide face greater environmental hazards than the rest of us, from contaminated water, filth, pollution, worms, and insects. They are exposed to greater dangers from people around them, through traffic, crime, communicable diseases, sexual violence, and potential exploitation by the more affluent. They lack means to protect themselves and their families against such hazards, through clean water, nutritious food, satisfactory hygiene, necessary rest, adequate clothing, and safe shelter. They lack the means to enforce their legal rights or to press for political reform.

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