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Ageing Societies and Health
A themed issue of the Bulletin of Medicus Mundi Switzerland - with contributions in English, German and French.
Thematic guide: Social and economic determinants of health
"Our thematic guide to internet resources leads you beyond the limits of the Medicus Mundi International Network. Any important resources missing? Please ...
Youth today: DO IT!
“Actua” (“Do it!”) is a joint project of four associations in the Navarra province, Medicus Mundi Navarra, Ilundain Foundation, Escuela de Tiempo ...
Protecting the Right to Health through action on the Social Determinants of Health. "Alternative Rio declaration", 18 October 2011
"Urgently required actions by member states and WHO on the key areas: Implement equity-based social protection systems and maintain and develop ...
Realising the Right to Health with Disaggregated Data
The health of the most poor and marginalised communities around the world will not be improved without better data collection practices. The ...
How to Best Apply a Human Rights-based Approach to Sexual and Reproductive Health
Berne, 22 November 2016 / 25 January 2017. "In recent years we have seen a renewed global commitment to a human rights-based approach to development and, ...
Climate Change and Health
The issue no. 114 (November 2009) of the Bulletin of Medicus Mundi Switzerland is a collection of contributions in English and German on Climate Change as ...
Beyond Aid: From Charity to Solidarity
Frankfurt, 20-22 February 2014. 'Beyond Aid', a heading that is known in the development discourse for quite some years, has now become a ...
Questions and answers on Universal Health Coverage …and some more comments and open questions. MMI discussion paper
Basel, 13 August 2013. Like many other actors in global health, the Medicus Mundi International Network (MMI) is overwhelmed by the attention given to the ...
Healthcare in the Development Agenda post 2015
A declaration by Medicus Mundi Spain approved at their Jubilee Assembly in June 2013. The proposal of Medicus Mundi Spain: Universal, Global and Public ...
Great Achievements for CUAMM in Tanzania
Padova, 14 September 2017. "From the 6th to the 8th of September an important meeting about Nutrition took place in Dodoma, Tanzania. This event was defined ...
UHC Day 2015: MMI take home messages
UHC Day 2015 was again an inspiring event. In addition to the simple promotional slogan along " UHC is right - smart - overdue ", there have been many ...
We Can End Poverty. UN Millennium Development Goals Summit
New York, 20-22 September 2010. "With only five years left until the 2015 deadline to achieve the Millennium Development Goals, UN Secretary-General Ban ...
SRC Concept Nutrition
"Is malnutrition an issue in your project area? The International Cooperation management of SRC has approved a concept document on how we can strengthen ...
Environment and Health: Bridging South, North, East and West
Basel, 19-23 August 2013. " This is the first-ever joint conference of three leading scientific societies dedicated to improve public health, namely - ...
The need for reform of illicit drug policy
For health organisations, it might seem obvious that the issue of illicit drugs is a public health issue. However, current policies at the national ...
Drug Policy and the SDGs
"The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) were launched in September 2015, made up of 17 Goals and 169 Targets that set out a plan of action that will shape ...
Noncommunicable Diseases - joint statement by MMI and PHM at World Health Assembly
Thank you, Chair, for the opportunity to address the Assembly on behalf of Medicus Mundi International and the People's Health Movement. The NCDs (= ...
Healthcare for grannies in Uganda
The “Granny Project” has been funded in 2013/14 by action medeor and implemented by PEFO Uganda in Jinja district Uganda, East Africa as a ...
How to address sexual violence and HIV
Bern, 10 April 2014, aidsfocus.ch conference. Sexual violence is a fundamental violation of human rights and has a direct impact on the health and ...
Environmental Health: Here and There
Basel, 10-11 December 2009. To commemorate the merger of the Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine (ISPM) with the Swiss Tropical Institute (STI), the ...
Clinical drug trials in Egypt: last resort for the poor
Wemos , 9 February 2017. Clinical drug trials in Egypt are often conducted unethically and are harmful to trial participants’ health. This is the ...
A new Healthcare Model for Latin America
Medicus Mundi (medicusmundi) Navarra is promoting an intercultural, comprehensive and inclusive healthcare model in Guatemala, Bolivia and Peru ...
The Right to Health in the Post-2015 Agenda
Berlin, 8-9 September 2014. Health politics have become a crucial part of the global agenda. In 2015 UN-member states will take decisions affecting the ...
Health Poverty Action: Briefing papers on trade, tax and health
In December 2015, Health Poverty Action has published two new briefing papers which form part of a wider series looking at how the structural causes ...
Ending the drug war to support health and rights for all
Around the world, punitive drug control policies continue to restrict the health and rights of poor and marginalised populations. Since it began ...
Manifesto "Health for All: Justice for All". Global Campaign for a Framework Convention on Global Health
"The world fails nearly 20 million people every year, and fails billions more people whose lives are shattered by want and deprivation. To address at least ...
Annual Report 2015 of medico international
"medico takes the position that the right to freedom of movement cannot be partitioned. This is why we gave more support than ever in 2015 to those fleeing ...
Health and Climate Change: What are the governance challenges?
Geneva, 27 October 2014. "Consider the following global realities: (1) An estimated 7 million deaths are attributed to air pollution every year; (2) ...
Pulling the Emergency Brake - Diagnostic and therapeutic options for world trade related diseases
Berlin, 6 March 2013. This year again medico international will be part of the German Public Health Congress Poverty and Health. We invited partners and ...