This volume addresses the ideational and policy-oriented challenges of Africa’s health governance due to voluntary and involuntary cross-border migration of people and diseases in a growing 'mobile Africa'. The collected set of specialized contributions in this volume examines how national and regional policy innovation can address the competing conception of sovereignty in dealing with Africa’s emerging healthcare problems in a fast-paced, interconnect world.

part I|15 pages


chapter 1|13 pages

The Global Health Challenge in Africa

ByAndrew F. Cooper, John Kirton

part II|22 pages


chapter 2|20 pages

Sovereignty: Changing Conceptions and Challenges

ByCharles Sampford

part III|69 pages

The African Health Problem

part IV|99 pages

National and Regional Policy Responses and Innovation

part V|6 pages


chapter 10|4 pages

Moving Health Sovereignty: Global Challenge, African Perspective

ByHany Besada, Andrew F. Cooper, Franklyn Lisk, John Kirton