Traditional healers and medical schemes
According to a recent study undertaken by the trade union Solidarity, we currently have a mere 468 health workers for every 100 000 people, compared to the global average of 607 health workers per 100 000 people.
- World Health Organization, Fact Sheet on Traditional Medicine, December 2008.
- World Health Organization, Traditional Medicine Strategy, 2002 – 2005.
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