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World Conference on Social Determinants of Health opens today in Rio de Janeiro

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Brazzaville, 19 October 20011 – Delegates from more than 100 countries, about 34 of them from Africa, will attend the two-day World Conference on Social Determinants of Health which opens today in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

The conference aims to build support for the implementation of action on social determinants of health to reduce inequities.

Conference web site for all information about the conference

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