Meeting the demand for results and accountability: a call for action on health data from eight global health agencies

PLoS Med. 2010 Jan 26;7(1):e1000223. doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1000223.


Margaret Chan, Director-General of the WHO, and the heads of seven other global health agencies, call for a concerted global effort to collect better health data.

MeSH terms

  • Data Collection / standards*
  • Global Health*
  • Humans
  • Information Systems / standards*
  • International Cooperation*
  • Research*