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A Belated but Welcome Theory of Change on Mental Health and Development
Laura Davidson

Development Goal 3 (SDG3) ( UN, 2015 ). This unhelpful loose phraseology has directed little funding to mental health per se, and total government health spending on it globally is woeful: under 2 per cent ( WHO, 2018 ). For the last five years, the Special Rapporteur on the right to health – a psychiatrist – particularly focused on mental health, criticising the biomedical model for its paternalism, coerciveness, overdependence on pharmacological interventions and

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A Military Tactic or Collateral Damage?
Abdulkarim Ekzayez and Ammar Sabouni

Maintain Health Care Services in Armed Conflict – Meeting SDGs 3 and 16 ’. Conflict and Health , 13 : 2 , doi: 10.1186/s13031-019-0186-0 . Ekzayez , A. ( 2018 ), ‘ Analysis: A Model for Rebuilding Infrastructure in Northwestern Syria ’, Syria Deeply, 18 February . (accessed 5 Feb ruary 2020 ). Ekzayez , A. ( forthcoming ), ‘ Reporting Attacks on Healthcare during Conflict: Current State and Lessons from the Syrian Conflict

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Why Building Back Better Means More than Structural Safety
Bill Flinn

time and circumstances move on ( ODI, 2016 ). Although there is no one Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) that directly addresses the worldwide housing crisis, there are several that directly align with the need for a broad and holistic approach to post-disaster reconstruction of housing. These include, among others, good health and well-being (SDG 3), clean water and sanitation (SDG 6) and affordable and clean energy (SDG 7). In conclusion, some of the implications for practice are: A relaxation of conditions, or ‘smart conditions’. With cash transfer

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