June 4, 2019, Vol 321, No. 21, Pages 2045-2142
Global Health Spending and Development Assistance for Health
Joseph L. Dieleman, PhD; Angela E. Micah, PhD; Christopher J. L. Murray, MD, DPhil
JAMA. 2019;321(21):2073-2074. doi:10.1001/jama.2019.3687
mmmThis Viewpoint reviews the global health role of development assistance for health (DAH) and financial or in-kind assistance provided by western countries via international development agencies and foundations to low- and middle-income countries (LMICs), and proposes best practices to ensure that DAH continues to be a reliable source of support for LMIC health systems and assists them to develop pandemic preparedness.