Monday, September 13, 2021
Rupak Kumar Joshi (Kazi Nazrul University), Role of Human Rights in Advancement of Right to Health, SSRN (2021):
The right to health has inherent characteristics and qualities. It is crucial to the pursuit of justice and is a prerequisite for the realization of other rights. The first objective of the paper is to have a historical and theoretical overview of understanding and contemporary concepts of health and the right to health. The second objective of the paper is to track the shifting place of the international right to health and human rights-based approaches to health in the scholarly literature and United Nations.