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Developing a health and human rights training program for french speaking Africa: lessons learned, from needs assessment to a pilot program

  • Philippe Chastonay1,
  • Axel Max Klohn1,
  • Véronique Zesiger1,
  • Franziska Freigburghaus2 and
  • Emmanuel Kabengele Mpinga1, 3Email author
BMC International Health and Human Rights20099:19

DOI: 10.1186/1472-698X-9-19

Received: 12 March 2009

Accepted: 24 August 2009

Published: 24 August 2009

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12 Mar 2009 Submitted Original manuscript
Resubmission - Version 2
Submitted Manuscript version 2
20 Apr 2009 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Bebe Loff
5 May 2009 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Nelson Musoba
30 Jun 2009 Author responded Author comments - Mpinga Kabengele Emmanuel
Resubmission - Version 3
30 Jun 2009 Submitted Manuscript version 3
14 Jul 2009 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Nelson Musoba
Resubmission - Version 4
Submitted Manuscript version 4
Resubmission - Version 5
Submitted Manuscript version 5
Resubmission - Version 6
Submitted Manuscript version 6
17 Aug 2009 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Bebe Loff
Resubmission - Version 7
Submitted Manuscript version 7
24 Aug 2009 Editorially accepted
24 Aug 2009 Article published 10.1186/1472-698X-9-19

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Authors’ Affiliations

Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, Department of Community Health and Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Geneva
Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation
Swiss School of Public Health plus