Corporate social responsibility to improve access to medicines: the case of Brazil
作者: Halla ThorsteinsdóttirNatasha OvtcharenkoJillian Clare Kohler
作者单位: 1University of Toronto
2Small Globe
3Queens University
刊名: Globalization and Health, 2017, Vol.13 (1)
来源数据库: Springer Nature Journal
DOI: 10.1186/s12992-017-0235-7
关键词: Access to MedicineBrazilCorporate Social ResponsibilityHealth policiesIndustry-Government alignmentPharmaceutical industrializationUniversal health care system
英文摘要: Access to medicines and the development of a strong national pharmaceutical industry are two longstanding pillars of health policy in Brazil. This is reflected in a clear emphasis by Brazil’s Federal Government on improving access to medicine in national health plans and industrial policies aimed at promoting domestic pharmaceutical development. This research proposes that such policies may act as incentives for companies to pursue a strategic Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) agenda. CSR that supports Governmental priorities could help companies to benefit significantly from the Governmental industrial policy. We sought to determine whether CSR activities of Brazilian pharmaceutical firms are currently aligned with the Federal Government’s health prioritization. To do so we examined...
原始语种摘要: Access to medicines and the development of a strong national pharmaceutical industry are two longstanding pillars of health policy in Brazil. This is reflected in a clear emphasis by Brazil’s Federal Government on improving access to medicine in national health plans and industrial policies aimed at promoting domestic pharmaceutical development. This research proposes that such policies may act as incentives for companies to pursue a strategic Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) agenda. CSR that supports Governmental priorities could help companies to benefit significantly from the Governmental industrial policy. We sought to determine whether CSR activities of Brazilian pharmaceutical firms are currently aligned with the Federal Government’s health prioritization. To do so we examined...
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  • responsibility 责任
  • Brazil 巴西
  • social 群居的
  • CSR C subroutine
  • national 国家的
  • development 开发
  • industrial 工业的
  • industry 工业
  • system 
  • access 入口