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Booklet: Budget Justice

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Published by Cape Town’s Alternative Information and Development Centre, this 84-page booklet describes processes and trends in public expenditure for service delivery, including health.

In the booklet’s chapter on health budgets, the author outlines historic trends and current deficits. The chapter also looks at the costs of the country’s private health care system and barriers to its regulation.

The text then turns to focus on the public health care system, include rural health and the financing of National Health Insurance.

AIDC-Budget-Justice-Book-1-OCT-2013.pdf

 

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