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Action towards achieving a sustainable health workforce and strengthening health systems
Basel/Amsterdam, September 2012. Representing the Medicus Mundi International Network, Remco van de Pas, Wemos , participated as an invited speaker in a ...
Thematic guide: International migration and recruitment of health personnel
Our thematic guide to internet resources leads you beyond the limits of the Medicus Mundi International Network. Any important resources missing? Please ...
Aid in reverse - compensation for health worker migration
Exploring the phenomena whereby rich countries have actively recruited health workers from the Global South, causing a catastrophic shortage of ...
The Dutch Human Resources for Health Alliance - an example to follow?
Wemos | "Last year, on World Health Day, a number of Dutch organisations organised an event on the topic of the global Human Resources for Health (HRH) ...
WHO Code of Practice on the International Recruitment of Health Personnel: If adopted, ensuring impact?
Geneva, 18 May 2010, Side event to the World Health Assembly. "This event explores the role of various stakeholders in promoting and monitoring compliance ...
Human Resources for Health: Global Shortage
Worldwide there is a shortage of health personnel. Especially developing countries are affected, where the health systems are already weak. The shortage ...
Chances for Change – Dutch measures to improve the global distribution of health personnel
The Dutch Alliance for Human Resources for Health is concerned about the global maldistribution of human resources for health (HRH), which particularly ...
Mapping pharmaceutical human resources in church health services
Medicines are essential tools for the treatment, prophylaxis or diagnosis in medicine. To handle medicines adequately pharmaceutical professionals are ...
The risk of birth
Due to the shortage of funds, developing countries are often forced to decide whether to invest into the training of medical midwives or the instruction ...
Addressing Non-Communicable Diseases by investing in health workers
"With this letter, we also want to highlight the crucial role that health workers have in the prevention and control of NCDs and the need to set ...
Quest for Quality. Private not-for profit health institutions address the human resources crises
20th May 2009, technical meeting organised by Medicus Mundi International and Cordaid as a side event to the 62nd World Health Assembly.
Set of MMI Network programs confirmed
Based on the MMI Network Strategy 2011-15, an initial set of Network programs was confirmed by the Board of the Medicus Mundi International Network in March ...
Code of Practice on international recruitment of health personnel adopted by World Health Assembly
Geneva, 20 May 2010. In only the second time in its history, the United Nations’ World Health Assembly voted tonight in Geneva at 8 pm to adopt a voluntary ...
Second Global Forum on Human Resources for Health
Bangkok, Thailand, 25-29 January, 2011. At the second global forum on human resources for health the Global Health Workforce Alliance (GHWA) presented ...
WHO Global Code of Practice on the International Recruitment of Health Personnel: Stoking up the fire for Code implementation
Geneva, 22 May 2013, Civil Society side event to the 66th World Health Assembly
MMI Milestones: Human Resources for Health
"A collection of milestones and key documents of the MMI Network related to human resources for health." MMI Milestones: Human Resources for Health
Do not resolve the Swiss health personal crisis at the expense of the poorest
Basel, 16 January 2012. Together with a broad coalition the Network Medicus Mundi Switzerland launched today a manifesto that addresses the worldwide need ...
The Health Worker Crisis - an analysis of the issues and main international responses
The report "The Health Worker Crisis - an analysis of the issues and main international responses" produced by Health Poverty Action gives an overview ...
Caring for carers - a relevant concern? Globally sustainable and fair personnel policies for the Dutch health care sector
Globally sustainable and fair personnel policies for the Dutch health care sector: What does it mean in practice? The Netherlands-based organisation ...
Partnership for affordable medicines and health workers in East Africa
On November 12 2015, Amref Health Africa, the African Centre for Global Health and Social Transformation (ACHEST), Health Action International (HAI), ...
Responsible governance for improved human resources for health: making the right choices
Amsterdam, 15-16 March 2010. Human resources for health (HRH) are a vital component of any health system and are central to attaining the health-related ...
MMI Network joins Global Health Workforce Alliance
We are delighted to learn that our membership application to the Global Health Workforce Alliance has been accepted. As a member of the Alliance, the ...
Thank you migrant health workers
HPA, 20 February 2017. "From delivering babies to performing surgery, migrant health workers are at the heart of our NHS. Over 36% of doctors in the UK ...
Annual report 2011 of Smile Train Italia: A year of Smiles
In 2011 Smile Train Italia and its volunteers have succeeded to give back new smiles to more than 1,650 babies affected with facial malformations, giving ...
Essentials of Pharmacy Practice Course
“She is now very competent and assists patients in the dispensary. She is able to carry out her responsibilities with confidence.” This is a ...
Quest for quality. Interventions to Improve Human Resources for Health among Faith-Based Organisations
Quest for Quality: The report. In order to deal more effectively with the current HRH crisis, Cordaid and its partners realised that it is critical ...
Exploring the migration-development nexus. Global health aspects of the implementation of the WHO Code Of Practice
Brussels, 9 December 2015. "We would like to invite you to a debate on policy coherence for development in the context of the implementation of the WHO ...
The global challenge of health workforce
Worldwide, there is a shortage of skilled health workers. Wemos advocated for health workforce worldwide within the EU-funded project Health ...
I see a strong network of human resources for health advocates...
Doris Mwarey is the Regional Human Resources Specialist with the African Christian Health Associations Platform (ACHAP) . In this role, she supports the ...
Mobility of Health Professionals in the EU - Ethical Recruitment and Policy Coherence
Brussels, 05 May 2015 – What role can ethical recruitment play for fair distribution of health workers? What role has Europe in ensuring that freedom of ...