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Reaching parts that others can’t? The GFATM Heinecken case
Wemos, February 2018. There is uproar in global health circles. The Global Fund to fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria and Dutch beer brewer HEINEKEN ...
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 ...
The global governance for health arena in 2014
2014 started off as ‘just’ another year for Wemos, MMI and other civil society organizations attempting to get human resources for health into ...
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 ...
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 ...
Health Systems Advocacy Partnership stands for mutual learning
"The Health Systems Advocacy Partnership was launched in Uganda during the project kickoff session in Kampala on 18 March 2016. The strategic ...
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 ...
Annual Report 2015 of Wemos
The Annual Report 2015 of Wemos is available in Dutch only (PDF).
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), ...
Unethical clinical trials in Africa
Wemos, 4 July 2017. Clinical trials in Africa are not always conducted according to leading ethical guidelines. This puts clinical trial ...
Wemos: Our work from a bird’s-eye view
"In this 1,5-minutes film we explain what Wemos does to achieve a healthier world in which everyone has access to health care." (2018)
Fair medicines: Protection of clinical trial participants in countries outside the EU
No less than fourteen members of the European Parliament took part in the lunchtime debate that Wemos organized in Strasbourg (on September 14) on the ...
Health Systems Research and NGOs: building up mutually beneficial partnerships
Antwerp, 11 November 2010. At this workshop, NGOs working in the field of international health cooperation and research institutions discussed past and ...
Give people universal access to health services
Wemos, 12 December 2017. "Worldwide millions of people do not have access to quality health care when they need it, or end up with financial ...
Employers and employees in Health Care: We too advocate fair health worker policy
" Wemos and the European Public Service Union (EPSU) are collaborating to draw the  principles of ethical recruitment of migrant health workers ...
Annual report 2010 of Wemos
The Annual Report of Wemos is available in English ( online ).
An Ideal Match?! Connecting NGOs and Academia in Research for Global Health
Amsterdam, 14 September 2011. The symposium co-organized by the MMI Network members Cordaid and Wemos together with various partners brought together ...
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 ...
Annual Review 2013 of Wemos
The Annual Review 2012-13 of Wemos is is available in Dutch only.
Democratizing the World Health Organization
A progressive erosion of the democratic space appears as one of the emerging challenges in global health today. Such delimitation of the political ...
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 ...
Ensure Health Workers for All
Geneva, 20 May 2018, 13.00-14.30 hrs. Civil society plays a key role in pushing for effective policies and holding governments and the private ...
Big Pharma's depressing pills
Amsterdam, 7 April 2017. "Today is World Health Day, an initiative of the World Health Organization (WHO). This year’s theme, depression, is a pressing ...
The Globalization of Clinical Trials: Testimonies from Human Subjects
In this book, the Wemos Foundation presents the testimonies of people participating in clinical trials in Poland, Russia, the United States, China and ...
Access to health: a shared responsibility
"On 14-15 December 2016 a High-Level Ministerial Meeting on Health Employment and Economic Growth: From Recommendations to Action took place in Geneva. ...
Health should be affordable for all
‘Act with Ambition!’ was the slogan for Universal Health Coverage (UHC) Day 2016. The aim of UHC is nothing short of ambitious: guaranteeing access to ...
The EU's role in global health and the WHO reform; between health and foreign policy
"This paper firstly explores the EU’s growing role and position on health and global health matters, how this role has emerged and the implications of the ...
Wemos: highlights 2017
" 2017 was a great year for Wemos ! We’re proud to present to you our highlights of last year."