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Achieving Health Equity in Contested Areas of Southeast Myanmar

This research report discusses issues around health equity and healthcare provision in Myanmar’s contested regions. The report provides an overview of existing health service arrangements in these areas, from both the Ministry of Health and from ethnic and community-based health organizations. It then unpacks the concept of “convergence”, highlighting key opportunities and policy recommendations for both government and non-government actors.

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Field Value
Document type Analysis, discussion papers, and blogs
Language of document
  • English
  • Access to education and health care
  • Public health
Geographic area (spatial range)
  • Myanmar
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Version / Edition 1.0
License Creative Commons Attribution

The Asia Foundation – Myanmar No. 17, Thu Khi Tar Street Pyi Thar Yar Residence Lane (1) 15 Ward, Bauk Htaw Yankin Township, Yangon, Myanmar Tel: + 95 (1) 8603 578 Email:

Co-author (individual) Bill Davis and Kim Jolliffe
Publisher The Asia Foundation – Myanmar
Publication date 2016
Date uploaded October 19, 2016, 18:09 (UTC)
Date modified December 29, 2019, 06:18 (UTC)