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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 ...
Conflict of interest in multilateral negitiations on nutrition, health, trade
Workshop in Geneva, 28 October 2014. With the Non-State Actors paradigm, recent intergovernmental negotiations taking place in the UN agencies have brought ...
"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 ...
Added Therapeutic Value: European citizens should get their money’s worth
Amsterdam, 1 October 2014 / Wemos. "A study in Germany, France and the Netherlands highlights an alarming trend: the majority of medicines granted ...
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 ...
More influence on health care for businesses
Wemos, 6 December 2017. "Businesses and private investors are increasingly involved in public health issues worldwide. Civil society organizations ...
Health Unlimited
'Health Unlimited' is the initiative to make Dutch health care more sustainable, for our own sake and for the sake of people in far-off countries. The ...
Events around the 65th World Health Assembly
An informal calendar of side events to the 65th World Health Assembly compiled by Medicus Mundi International before the first comprehensive WHA journal was ...
6th High-Level Symposium on Globbal Health Diplomacy : Health diplomacy meets science diplomacy
Geneva, 12 November 2013. The annual high-level symposium of the Global Health Programme explores critical issues and new developments in global health ...
Ebola: A game change in global health
Geneva, 21 January 2016. "Crisis often allows change. Do we have indications of a change in global health in the aftermath of Ebola? What proposals ...
70th World Health Assembly and related events - MMI participation and contributions
Geneva, 19-31 May 2017. This year's World Health Assembly (WHA) was again a week full of intensive debates on key global health issues, both within the ...
Health Cooperation beyond aid
Geneva, 27 May 2017. International health cooperation in today’s world calls for a major renewal. We need less of the classical Official Development Aid ...
Global health in crisis: The creeping disaster
The news reaching us from Greece is shattering: “Growing numbers of suicides due to the greatest economic crisis since 1929”, “Chronically ill lacking ...
MMI joins the WHO Global Coordination Mechanism on the prevention and control of NCDs (GCM/NCD)
Basel, November 2014. In September 2011, Heads of State and Government adopted the Political Declaration of the High-level Meeting of the General Assembly ...
WHO reform: construction work ahead!
The World Health Assembly is discussing these days the WHO Secretariat's report on WHO reforms , published only a week before the opening of the Assembly. ...
MMI Network News, March 2010
MMI Network News March 2010
Once upon a time in Savar (editorial); MMI Network events; Network news and resources added to the MMI electronic platform; International health policy ...
Health equity through action on the social determinants of health
28 August 2008 | WHO media release | A child born in a Glasgow, Scotland suburb can expect a life 28 years shorter than another living only 13 kilometres ...
Between a rock and a hard place. The commitment of Christian Health Services to Primary Health Care
Powerpoint presentation at a Faith Based Organisations consultation on Primary Health Care, Dar Es Salaam, 18 April 2008: “30 Years of Primary Health Care; ...
Renewing and Enhancing Collaboration with Non-Governmental Organizations. Towards a Shared Agenda. A WHO consultation
Geneva, 22 -23 September 2008. The World Health Organization, in collaboration with NGOs, are planning a series of consultations in the next year to ...
Alternative world health report calls for radical change
16th October 2008 | GHW Media Release | "Civil society organizations and scientists from around the world are calling for ‘a new development paradigm’ to ...
Ensure everyone has access to health services
Millions of people worldwide are forced into poverty by having to pay for health services. Sign now and urge world leaders to make universal ...