Journal of
Public Health and Epidemiology

  • Abbreviation: J. Public Health Epidemiol.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2316
  • DOI: 10.5897/JPHE
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 616

Full Length Research Paper

Framework for establishing data gaps: A case for sustainable development goal 3

Boniface Kalanda
  • Boniface Kalanda
  • United Nations Children’s Fund, Iraq.
  • Google Scholar
Asseneth Cheboi
  • Asseneth Cheboi
  • United Nations Children’s Fund, Iraq.
  • Google Scholar

  •  Received: 27 September 2018
  •  Accepted: 26 November 2018
  •  Published: 31 July 2019


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