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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 ...
Institutionalising Solidarity for International Health
"The concept of International Health refers to more than just controlling pandemics. It refers to an internationally shared responsibility for health ...
Time to untie the knots - The WHO reform and the need for democratizing global health
"As representatives of organisations working on campaigns for health and social justice, of academia, governments and multilateral institutions, we gathered ...
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 ...
NGO Code of Conduct for Health Systems Strengthening
Basel, 21 December 2010. Today, the Medicus Mundi International Network signed on to the NGO Code of Conduct for Health Systems Strengthening. The NGO ...
Aid in reverse - compensation for health worker migration
Exploring the phenomena whereby rich countries have actively recruited health workers from the Global South, causing a catastrophic shortage of ...
Family planning as part of political campaigns
After almost 40 years of silence population control seems to be back in the debate of global development policy. Shaped by population theories ...
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 ...
MMI Network News, September 2013
Editorial: Dealing with complexity can be rather complicated: MMI Network: Events, news, resources; International Health Policy: MMI Updates. MMI ...
Health in the Post - 2015 Agenda
Geneva, 2 May 2013, public seminar at the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Geneva: The post-2015 development process will be ...
Future policy of WHO engagement with NGOs
Geneva, 18 October 2012, WHO consultation meeting. The Sixty-fifth World Health Assembly requested the WHO Secretariat to present a draft ...
63rd WHA: "Agreements as a gift to public health"
Geneva, 21 May 2010. The agenda of this year's World Health Assembly included, among other items, the implementation of the International Health ...
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 ...
Health Cooperation: Its relevance, legitimacy and effectiveness as a contribution to achieving universal access to health. MMI discussion paper
This paper on health cooperation and its relevance, legitimacy and effectiveness was discussed at the MMI workshop “ Health cooperation beyond aid ...
Global Health Leadership and the Mandate of the WHO
After 60 years of esteemed leadership, the World Health Organization (WHO) is embroiled in a crisis of identity characterized by underfunding, incoherent ...
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 ...
10 years after the Doha Declaration: The future agenda at the interface of global public health and IP - an outlook on the next ten years
Geneva, 23 November 2011. To mark the tenth anniversary of the Doha Declaration on the TRIPS Agreement and Public Health, this two-day symposium took stock ...
Control or Prevention
Berlin, 15 May 2017, Symposium of the German Platform for Global Health | "Health issues have often been a popular topic at global summits. It is quite ...
WHO reform: members only (?)
The WHO reform process that started at the WHO Executive Board meeting in January 2011 and was discussed during the 64th World Health Assembly is under ...
Working towards Health for All: What’s the count? And what role for civil society action and networking? MMI mini-symposium and Annual Assembly
Geneva, 24 May 2014. The Annual Assembly of the Medicus Mundi International Network took place at Château de Bossey near Geneva in the week of the World ...
How to bridge between health systems researchers and practitioners in the field of international health cooperation
Basel, September 6-10, 2015. The 9th European Congress on Tropical Medicine and international Health (ECMTIH) was organized by the Swiss TPH, a member of ...
Civil Society call for action on universal health coverage
Healthcare around the World is unaffordable for millions of people. However, states are responsible for delivering universal access to health systems ...
WHO reform: The debate
A collection of resources published by the Medicus Mundi international Network for the Democratizing Global Health Coalition on the WHO Reform (DHG). ...
Global Health: Interconnected Challenges, Integrated Solutions
Geneva, 15-17 April 2014. "During recent decades significant progress has been made to focus policy attention and channel new financial resources towards ...
Get involved in global health
The MMI blog. "Why should NGOs dealing with international health cooperation get involved in global health, in high politics, debates on issues such as ...
Quest for Quality. Private not-for profit health institutions address the human resources crises
20th May 2009, technical meeting organised by Medicus Mundi International and Cordaid as a side event to the 62nd World Health Assembly.
Set of MMI Network programs confirmed
Based on the MMI Network Strategy 2011-15, an initial set of Network programs was confirmed by the Board of the Medicus Mundi International Network in March ...
Global Health Watch 4: Call for case stories
The Global Health Watch (GHW) is an alternative World Health Report that incorporates the voices of marginalized people and civil society into discussions ...
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 ...