Global Health

Every year nearly 6 million people die in developing countries from low quality healthcare - this is how we help them

A sick Pakistani baby, who is a victim of the flood, holds the finger of her mother after being given first aid at a hospital in Pakistan's Muzaffargarh district of Punjab province September 4, 2010. The flooding has destroyed cropland and livestock and displaced millions of people, causing damage the government has estimated at $43 billion, or almost one quarter of the South Asian nation's 2009 GDP.    REUTERS/Damir Sagolj (PAKISTAN - Tags: DISASTER ENVIRONMENT IMAGES OF THE DAY) - GM1E6941T6301

In low and middle-income countries, 5.7 million people die every year from poor quality healthcare Image: REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Gabriel Goldschmidt
Director, Latin America and the Caribbean, International Finance Corporation (IFC)
Muhammad Ali Pate
Julio Frenk Professor of Public Health Leadership, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Our Impact
The Big Picture
Explore and monitor how Global Health is affecting economies, industries and global issues
A hand holding a looking glass by a lake
Crowdsource Innovation
Get involved with our crowdsourced digital platform to deliver impact at scale
Stay up to date:

Global Health

Have you read?
Don't miss any update on this topic

Create a free account and access your personalized content collection with our latest publications and analyses.

Sign up for free

License and Republishing

World Economic Forum articles may be republished in accordance with the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International Public License, and in accordance with our Terms of Use.

The views expressed in this article are those of the author alone and not the World Economic Forum.

Related topics:
Global HealthHealthcare DeliveryHealth and Healthcare
World Economic Forum logo
Global Agenda

The Agenda Weekly

A weekly update of the most important issues driving the global agenda

Subscribe today

You can unsubscribe at any time using the link in our emails. For more details, review our privacy policy.

Why menopause education is essential for both women and healthcare professionals

Megan Arnot

September 25, 2023

About Us



Partners & Members

  • Join Us

Language Editions

Privacy Policy & Terms of Service

© 2023 World Economic Forum