Recent shifts in global governance: implications for the response to non-communicable diseases

PLoS Med. 2013;10(7):e1001487. doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1001487. Epub 2013 Jul 23.


Devi Sridhar and colleagues discuss how three major trends in global governance, the rise of emerging economies, the increase in multi-bi financing and institutional proliferation, have ramifications for whether NCDs will be included in the post-2015 Sustainable Development Goals agenda. Please see later in the article for the Editors' Summary

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Delivery of Health Care / economics
  • Delivery of Health Care / legislation & jurisprudence
  • Delivery of Health Care / organization & administration*
  • Delivery of Health Care / trends
  • Global Health* / economics
  • Global Health* / legislation & jurisprudence
  • Global Health* / trends
  • Humans

Grant support

Go4Health is a research project funded by the European Union's Seventh Framework Program, grant HEALTH-F1-2012-305240, and by the Australian Government's NH&MRC-European Union Collaborative Research Grants, grant 1055138. The funders had no role in study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript.