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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 ...
The role of Community Health Workers in two regions of Tanzania
Dar es Salaam, 17 December 2015. "A workshop organized by Doctors with Africa CUAMM took place to discuss the first results of a research, ...
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. ...
Human Resources for Health: From commitments to action?
Human resources for health were high on the agenda in 2016 – for sure at global level. The 69 th World Health Assembly (WHA) adopted the Global ...
Development of a Global Strategy on Human Resources for Health: Input by the Medicus Mundi International Network
Since early 2014, the Global Health Workforce Alliance (GHWA) has been coordinating a broad-based  public consultation , through the development of ...
HW4All online collaboration platform launched
Amsterdam/Basel, 10 March 2014. The project «Health workers for all and all for health workers» that includes several MMI Network members as well as the ...
Nurses and doctors in a globalized context
"'Hanna Wafula lives in a small village in Zambia. She is 50 years old and lives with her husband and four grandchildren. Three of her six children have ...
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 ...
Health workforce shortages and international mobility in the EU: New HW4All report calls for action to address impending health workforce crisis in Europe
A report by the European civil society project «Health workers for all and all for health workers» (HW4All) that includes the several MMI Network members ...
Thematic guide: Human Resources for Health
"Our thematic guide to internet resources leads you beyond the limits of the Medicus Mundi International Network. Any important resources missing? Please ...
Honest Accounts? The real causes of global poverty
Health Poverty Action , July 2014. There is a story that governments of donor countries like to tell about the rich world’s relationship with Africa. It is ...
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 ...
Wemos Briefing Paper on Human Resources for Health
Addressing the health workforce shortage, a new Wemos Briefing Paper presents ‘windows of opportunities’ on ways to ensure people everywhere have access ...
Overcoming the health workforce gap
The chapter of Global Health Watch 4 on the global health workforce crisis tells us that the global deficit of health workers was estimated to be 4.2 ...
Partnering with African Faith-Based Organizations for a Strong Health Workforce
"Faith-based organizations (FBOs) play a key role in providing health care in many parts of the world. According to the World Health Organization ...
Wemos selected to host the secretariat of the Health Workforce Advocacy Initiative
The MMI Network member Wemos was selected by the Global Health Workforce Alliance to host the secretariat of the Health Workforce Advocacy Initiative : ...
Health Workers count. Call for urgent action for more health workers, better supported
20 July 2011. Over 250 organisations including the Medicus Mundi International Network and some of its members have come together to call for urgent action ...
"I think our role is to raise the voices of churches in advocacy for human resources, particularly in pharmaceutical human resources"
Donna Kusemererwa is the Executive Director of the Ecumenical Pharmaceutical Network , a Christian non-profit organization committed to the provision of ...
Moving the ethical hiring of health workers forward
Madrid, 17 June 2011. The seminar discussed the implementation of the WHO Code of Conduct on the International Recruitment of Health Personnel. It is ...
"They heard us" - UK International Development Committee recommends health worker compensation
London, 1 October 2014. "Back in October 2013 we published a  report  and briefing,  ‘Aid in Reverse’ , focusing on the global health ...
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 ...
Health workers for all and all for health workers
Everyone should have access to health workers. However, if the situation remains as it is today, one billion people world-wide will never see a health ...
Negotiating global health at the World Health Organization: The case of the Global Code of Practice on the International Recruitment of Health Personnel
Three theses by Remco van de Pas, Wemos , for the AfGH workshop "Teeth for the tiger - Strengthening the role of the World Health Organization in global ...
Human Resources for Health: Strengthening health systems - assuring service delivery - improving health
Getting the right workers with the right mix of skills to areas where they are needed most is key to improving health service delivery outcomes Sub-Saharan ...
Supporting African faith-based organizations to develop health workforce advocacy messages
Nairobi, 16-18 April 2012. Faith-based organizations (FBOs) provide 30% to 70% of health services in African countries and often serve remote and rural ...
MMI Network News, February 2012
Advocacy for health workforce issues (editorial); MMI Network: events and resources; Global health: MMI updates MMI Network News, February 2012
Human Resources as Key Factor in Health Services
Bagamoyo, Tanzania, 22-25 October 2007: "The human resources situation in the health sector is in a severe crisis, according to many organisations, ...