Global health 2035: a world converging within a generation

Elsevier, The Lancet, Volume 382, Issue 9908, 7–13 December 2013, Pages 1898-1955
Prof Dean T Jamison, Prof Lawrence H Summers, Prof George Alleyne, Prof Kenneth J Arrow, Seth Berkley, Agnes Binagwaho, Flavia Bustreo, David Evans, Prof Richard G A Feachem, Prof Julio Frenk, Gargee Ghosh, Prof Sue J Goldie, Prof Yan Guo, Sanjeev Gupta, Richard Horton, Margaret E Kruk, Prof Adel Mahmoud, Linah K Mohohlo, Dr Gavin Yamey

Executive summary

Prompted by the 20th anniversary of the 1993 World Development Report, a Lancet Commission revisited the case for investment in health and developed a new investment frame work to achieve dramatic health gains by 2035. Our report has four key messages, each accompanied by opportunities for action by national governments of low-income and middle-income countries and by the international community.