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Federation of Medicus Mundi Spain (FAMME)

Medicus Mundi Spain

The Federation of Medicus Mundi Spain (FAMME) is a non-profit organization of international solidarity, with an internal federal structure. The organization remains independent of any public institution or any other economic, religious or political group of interest. FAMME is made up of independent associations that act with autonomy but they share a common vision and proposals.

In 1991, The Prince of Asturias of Concord Award recognized the commitment that FAMME has, since 1963, with the defense of the health as a basic component of the Human Rights. Its work is based in the promotion of the Primary Health Care and the defense of a public health system that guarantees the equity and universality of quality health care to all people, regardless of race, sex, religion or economic status. FAMME also works in building a global citizenship that has to be committed, informed and trained in the exercise of their rights, especially in the right to health.

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Medicus Mundi Spain was awarded the WHO Sasakawa Health Prize for its work in the transformation of public health systems

In a ceremony at the 69th World Health Assembly, the World Health Organisation (WHO) has awarded the Sasakawa Health Prize 2016 to Medicus Mundi Spain (FAMME) for its project entitled “The ... »Read more | »Show all (2)

equal access

European "Health Workers for all" project (2013-15): Country and joint activities and results

"The project ‘Health Workers for All and All for Health Workers’ (HW4All) wanted to increase the coherence between development cooperation policies and domestic health policies and practices of ... »Read more | »Show all (4)

Conference Report
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Primary Health Care and cooperation: A utopia? Jubilee Assembly 50 years of Medicus Mundi Spain - 50 years of Medicus Mundi International Network

Barcelona, 7-8 June 2013. The Jubilee events of the Federation of Medicus Mundi Spain (MM Spain) started with a scientific conference on “Primary Health Care and Cooperation: A utopia?”. The ... »Read more

communities and users

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'. ... »Read more


Federation of Medicus Mundi Spain: Projects by continent and association

The website of the Federation of Medicus Mundi Spain provides a overview of projects according by continent and a search engine to find current and past development and humanitarian projects ... »Read more

global health policy

Health in development cooperation and human action. Report 2016

The "Health in development cooperation and human action report" made by Medicus Mundi Spain and Médicos del Mundo was published for the first time in 2002. The 2016 report (language: Spanish) ... »Read more | »Show all (8)


Annual Report 2016 of Medicus Mundi Spain

The Annual Report 2016 of the Federation of Medicus Mundi Spain ( FAMME ) is available in Spanish . ... »Read more | »Show all (9)

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