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Recipient States in Global Health Politics

PEPFAR in Africa


Part of the International Political Economy Series book series (IPES)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Ricardo Pereira
    Pages 1-14
  3. Ricardo Pereira
    Pages 15-29
  4. Ricardo Pereira
    Pages 30-46
  5. Ricardo Pereira
    Pages 66-91
  6. Ricardo Pereira
    Pages 92-109
  7. Ricardo Pereira
    Pages 110-124
  8. Ricardo Pereira
    Pages 125-141
  9. Ricardo Pereira
    Pages 142-156
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 157-188

About this book


Even if constrained in their international choices, recipient countries of global health programmes hold the capacity to autonomously define and pursue their own strategies, policies, and ultimately attain political goals. This is comparatively demonstrated through the analysis of PEPFAR's implementation in Botswana, Ethiopia and South Africa.


Global health Botswana Ethiopia South Africa PEPFAR AIDS development governance health politics state transformation

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.Foundation for Science and TechnologyPortugal

About the authors

Ricardo Pereira is Scientific Officer in the Department for International Relations, Foundation for Science and Technology, Portugal, where he co-manages research funding projects. He is currently a national delegate at the European and Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership (EDCTP).

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