Sharing knowhow and joining forces towards Health for All

2017

Civil society meetings ahead of WHO EB140
Geneva, January 2017. As in previous years, but now within the framework of the Geneva Global Health Hub , the MMI Network is contributing to the organization of a series of civil society event
Evidence Meets Decisions Makers - Better Use of Evidence for Better Health
Basel, 6 April 2017. The Swiss TPH Spring Symposium 2017 invites public health policy makers, statisticians, and global health specialists and students to review and discuss the current
10th European Congress on Tropical Medicine and International Health (ECTMIH 2017) - and how the MMI Network has been engaged
Antwerp, 16-20 October 2017, 10th European Congress on Tropical Medicine and International Health. "ECTMIH brings together scientists and experts from Europe and from all over the world,
HIV Test and Treat: Are the 90-90-90 targets set for 2020 within reach?
Bern, 10 May 2017. "Get Tested! Know your HIV Status! Slogans we hear a lot from the ambitious treatment target “90-90-90” introduced by UNAIDS in 2013. It means 90% of people
Leaving No One Behind - Healthy Adolescents: Smart, Connected, Sustainable Practices
New York, 23 March 2017. This side-event to the sixty-first session of the Commission on the Status of Women is organized by Doctors with Africa CUAMM together with a group of co-organizers
Control or Prevention
Berlin, 15 May 2017, Symposium of the German Platform for Global Health | "Health issues have often been a popular topic at global summits. It is quite easy to jointly show commitment on topics
70th World Health Assembly and related events - MMI participation and contributions
Geneva, 19-31 May 2017. This year's World Health Assembly (WHA) was again a week full of intensive debates on key global health issues, both within the formal Committee meetings and in a
"We will build the future now, together." General Assembly of the MMI Network
Geneva, 27 May 2017. The General Assembly of the MMI Network took place in the week of the 70th World Health Assembly (WHA), at the ICRC Museum in Geneva. This well-established arrangement
Health Cooperation beyond aid
Geneva, 27 May 2017. International health cooperation in today’s world calls for a major renewal. We need less of the classical Official Development Aid (ODA) approach, and more of modern,
No ‘business as usual’ against non-communicable diseases
Basel, 2 November 2017. This year's MMS Symposium addressed the challenges of tackling noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) by looking at the determinants of NCDs, the organisation of health care
Fourth Global Forum on Human Resources for Health, with civil society session: "How can civil society spur action on ensuring health workers for all?"
Dublin, 13-17 November 2017. "The global community is presented with an unprecedented challenge and an opportunity: to avert a potential 18 million health worker shortfall and shape increasing
The State as health duty bearer – challenges and threats. International symposium on health systems
Bilbao, 12-13 February 2018. "medicusmundi bizkaia would like to invite you to our next International Symposium on Health Systems 'The State as Health Guarantor: challenges and threats'.
Health cooperation beyond aid: Our work continues! MMI Dialogue and planning workshop
Bilbao, 14 February 2018. The Bilbao Symposium organized by Medicus Mundi Bizkaia on 12-13 February 2018 will look at “The State as health duty bearer – challenges and threats”. Mainly in
Clinical Decision Support and Health Information Systems – Potential and Pitfalls of New Technologies
Basel, 25 April 2018, Swiss TPH Spring Symposium. "New technologies are progressively transforming health care delivery. In health facilities, point-of-care devices can support clinical
Promoting Patient Safety – Medications without Harm
Kampala, 15-18 May 2018, EPN Forum 2018. "We are pleased to announce that the EPN Forum 2018 will be hosted by the Joint Medical Stores (JMS) in Kampala, Uganda from 15 to 18 May
MMI Network at the WHO Executive Board meeting
The 142th session of the WHO Executive Board takes place on 22-27 January 2018. The full (but not yet complete) documentation of EB142 can be found at
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