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Annual Report 2017 of the Community Working Group on Health, Zimbabwe
"The CWGH will continue strive to be the leader in organizing and championing communities' right to health and equitable health services in the ...
Annual Report 2017 of medico international
The Annual Report 2017 of medico international is available in German language (PDF file). Versions in English, Spanish and French are expected to be ...
What collective learning for Universal Health Coverage?
Antwerp, 15-17 October 2018, International workshop at the Institute of Tropical Medicine (ITM) . "Many low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) have ...
Follow the pill. Fighting HIV and TB in DR Congo
Since 2012 Cordaid has been the principal recipient of the Global Fund for HIV/AIDS in the Democratic Republic of Congo. In close collaboration ...
Annual Report 2015 of i+solutions
"i+solutions is an independent nonprofit organization with over 10 years’ experience in pharmaceutical supply chain management to more than 60 low and ...
First Global Symposium on Health Systems Research
Montreux, Switzerland, 16-19 November 2010. "No other $ 5 trillion economic sector would be happy with so little investment in research related to its ...
Health justice worldwide
Berlin, 17-18 September 2010. "Worldwide, there are great disparities in people’s health, both between rich and poor countries and within individual ...
Universal Health Coverage in fragile states
"Many of the debates on healthcare for everyone (universal health coverage) address the needs of middle-income countries and emerging ...
World TB Day 2016: Cuamm in the front line in the fight against TB, responds to WHO’s appeal
On occasion of World TB Day on 24 March 2016, the World Health Organization (WHO) has called on countries and partners to “unite to end ...
Is health really for everyone?
Florence, 24 November 2012. Is health really for everyone? How is social crisis affecting Italy and Europe? What kind of healthcare models are we tending ...
10th World Congress of Maternal and Neonatal Health
Rome, 18-20 December 2011. "Maternal and child health is a leading topic in the global agenda, and all the major stakeholders of the international community ...
Training doctors in Africa: "What are Italian students doing down there?"
Since 2005, almost 200 Italian medical students decided to take a step outside of their usual habits and traditional curriculum to go see firsthand ...
Safe delivery in rural DRC: A motorcycle ambulance project
Untill recently, the pregnant women of the Kinzamba healthzone (DR Congo) had to walk or cycle for tens of kilometers to reach a hospital. The ...
Access to medicines - an issue of social justice
"EPN believes access to medicines is a basic human right and every effort should be made to ensure that all actors in the health sector take up the ...
Dar Naïm's community health insurance scheme
"Dar-Naïm’s community health insurance scheme (Mutuelle Communautaire de Dar-Naïm or MCSDN) was founded in January 2003 and focused on one of the poorest ...
Diabetes and Hypertension: Better diagnosis among TB patients in Luanda
People with diabetes have a risk of developing tuberculosis (TB) 3 to 5 times higher than that of the general population. Moreover, diabetes can worsen ...
EPN members
"More than 100 members from 37 countries that serve almost 300 million people! That is our network, providing healthcare and pharmaceutical services to all. ...
Universal Health Coverage Day, 12 December 2014
MMI wake-up messages on UHC Day (via Twitter): Which text belongs to which picture? Health for All does not come easy. Coverage AND ...
Health - a Human Right
Basel, 8 November 2011. Health is a human right: too often forgotten, this is the central issue of international health policy and health cooperation. And ...
World Health Report 2008 calls for return to primary health care approach
14 October 2008 | WHO | "There are striking inequities within and between countries in health outcomes, in access to care, and in what people have to pay ...
Government must fulfil promises to health workers
"The Community Working Group on Health (CWGH) would like to express grave concern about the recurrent strikes by doctors following failure by government ...
Working in Fragile Contexts and Building up Resilient Health Systems
Basel, 2 November 2016. "To end preventable child and maternal deaths, create an AIDS-Free Generation, and protect communities against infectious diseases ...
3 key insights for success of Results Based Financing (RBF)
Cordaid, November 2016. "It’s been argued that results-based financing is showing a new way of doing health care, to 'reward health service providers — ...
The MMI Network joins UHC2030
Basel/Geneva, 28 November 2017. "The UHC2030 narrative around strengthening people-centred health systems and promoting universal access to essential ...
Health Povery Action: On the Ground
"Health Poverty Action works in partnership with poor and marginalised communities across Africa, Asia and Latin America to support them in their struggle ...
Mothers and children first
Padova, 5 November 2016. "We are all invited to renew our commitment to answer Pope Francis’s call – made during his special audience on May 7, 2016 – ...
Improving access through effective health financing
Basel, Switzerland, 5 April 2011. Invited speakers and experts from international organizations, partner countries and the Swiss TPH presented experiences ...
Mothers and children first
Once upon a time there was Ayen, a 22-year-old woman who had been married for about two years. She had already had three pregnancies: the first had ...
Faith-inspired health care providers in Africa: targeting the poor?
Faith-inspired institutions (FIIs) state as their mission the aim to provide quality health services to all, and in particular to serve the poor or the ...
HIV/AIDS and vulnerable groups – no one left behind
Berne, 7 May 2015. "We experienced an exciting conference on the issue of “HIV/AIDS and vulnerable groups – no one left behind” . In a very impressive ...