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Reaping One Health Benefits Through Cross-Sectoral Services

Published: January, 2021

Book chapter

Solveig Danielsen, Esther Schelling, M. Whittaker

This chapter assembles experiences from different fields of work to illustrate how these added values can be materialized and some of the challenges that get in the way of progress. In the first part of this chapter, the general characteristics of service delivery in human, animal and plant health were presented. The focus is on rural areas in low-income countries, where integrated ways to deliver health services have the most potential to benefit people and communities. In the second part, examples of services that intersect different health sectors and disciplines were discussed.

Reaping One Health Benefits Through Cross-Sectoral Services

Type Book chapter

Published in One Health: The Theory and Practice of Integrated Health Approaches. 2nd Edition. Wallingford, UK: CAB International, pp. 170-183

Language English

Year 2021

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