Turning the World Upside Down PDF/EPUB ï the World
- 228 pages
- Turning the World Upside Down
- Nigel Crisp
- 14 June 2015 Nigel Crisp
[Reading] ➮ Turning the World Upside Down ➶ Nigel Crisp – Larringtonlifecoaching.co.uk Turning the World Upside Down is a search to understand what is happening and what it means for us all It is based on Nigel Crisp's own journey from running the largest health system in the world to w Turning the World World Upside MOBI ï Upside Down is a search to understand what is happening and what Turning the MOBI :å it means for us all It is based on Nigel Crisp's own journey from running the largest health system in the world to working in some of the poorest countries and draws upon his own experiences to explore new ideas and innovations around the worldThe book has three uniue featuresDescribes what rich countries can learn from poorer ones as well as the other way round Deals with health in rich and poor countries in the same way not treating them as totally different and suggests that instead of talking about international development we should talk about co development Sets out a new vision for global health and our rights and accountabilities as citizens of the worldThere is an unfair import export business in people and ideas that flourishes between rich and poor countries Rich countries import trained health workers and export their ideas and ideology about health in poorer ones whether or not they are appropriate or useful What Nigel Crisp asks if we were to turn the world upside down so the import export business was reversed and poorer countries exported their ideas and experience whilst richer ones exported their health workersHealth leaders in poorer countries without the resources or the baggage of rich countries have learned to innovate to build on the strengths of the population and their communities and develop new approaches that are relevant for the rich and poor alike At the same time richer countries and their health workers could help poorer countries to train in their own country the workers they need for the future They would help pay a debt for all the workers who have migrated and learn themselves the new ways of working which they will need in the st CenturyWe could stop talking about international development as something the rich world does to the poor and start talking about co development our shared learning and shared future There is already a movement of people and ideas travelling in this direction Young people get this intuitively Many thousands of young professionals want a different professional education for themselves in global health Together with the leaders from poorer countries and the innovators around the world they are creating a new global vision for health.