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Thematic guide: Non-communicable diseases - high on the political agenda in 2011
“Raising the priority given to Non-communicable diseases (NCDs) in health and development has been a key priority for WHO since the development of the ...
Civil society meetings ahead of WHO EB140
Geneva, January 2017. As in previous years, but now within the framework of the Geneva Global Health Hub , the MMI Network is contributing to the ...
Equal Opportunities for Health: Action for Development
Doctors with Africa Cuamm, committed for over 50 years to promoting health as a right in Africa, have launched a public awareness campaign on global health ...
Health Poverty Action: Briefing papers on trade, tax and health
In December 2015, Health Poverty Action has published two new briefing papers which form part of a wider series looking at how the structural causes ...
Polio Eradication and the Implications for Health Governance
Geneva, 11 March 2016. The Global Health Programme at the Graduate Institute has launched an applied research project to analyse the critical dimensions of ...
The EU's role in global health and the WHO reform; between health and foreign policy
"This paper firstly explores the EU’s growing role and position on health and global health matters, how this role has emerged and the implications of the ...
The MMS Strategy 2017-2019: Health for All in a solidary world
In 2016 the Network Medicus Mundi Switzerland (MMS) has worked on its new strategy – with some remarkable results. To be honest: I was very much ...
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 ...
Civil society organisations in Zimbabwe call for UHC for the post-2015 health goal rather than just "MDG plus"
"While major consultations are underway both at national and international level on what happens following the lapse of the Millennium Development Goals ...
Aid remains crucial source of finance for development
On Thursday the 20th of November, the Concord Aidwatch 2014 was launched at the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development ...
Health in Action
London, 15 November 2014. Health Poverty Action are pleased to be partnering with Medact to host the annual Health in Action forum. The event is for ...
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 ...
WHO reform: Democratic pathways for a sustainable leadership in global health
Geneva, 23 May 2012, Briefing for delegates and other members of the public health community attending the 65th World Health Assembly In 2011, the ...
Manifesto "Health for All: Justice for All". Global Campaign for a Framework Convention on Global Health
"The world fails nearly 20 million people every year, and fails billions more people whose lives are shattered by want and deprivation. To address at least ...
Annual Report 2010 of HealthNet TPO
The Annual Report 2010 of HealthNet TPO is available in English.
UN thematic consultation: Health in the post-2015 UN development agenda
In the current Millennium Development Framework (MDGs) three out of the eight goals directly refer to health conditions (maternal health; child health; ...
Annual Report 2015 of medico international
"medico takes the position that the right to freedom of movement cannot be partitioned. This is why we gave more support than ever in 2015 to those fleeing ...
Annual Report 2015 of Medicus Mundi Spain
“In 2015 the results of the international action on the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) have been assessed – showing a picture of light and ...
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 ...
Power and privilege - taking a look at ourselves
"Two years ago Health Poverty Action worked with others on a report that argued the development sector, through its focus on aid, was obscuring the ...
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 ...
Health and Climate Change: What are the governance challenges?
Geneva, 27 October 2014. "Consider the following global realities: (1) An estimated 7 million deaths are attributed to air pollution every year; (2) ...
Pulling the Emergency Brake - Diagnostic and therapeutic options for world trade related diseases
Berlin, 6 March 2013. This year again medico international will be part of the German Public Health Congress Poverty and Health. We invited partners and ...
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 ...
The Global Fund and Civil Society
Bern, 12 December 2012. The Global Fund and Civil Society will be in the focus of the thematic part of the Annual Meeting 2012 of aidsfocus.ch, the Swiss ...
MMI Network News November 2009
MMI Secretariat | Contents: Umbilicus mundi revisited (editorial); MMI Network news and events; MMI key issues: campaigns, reports, resources.
The future of the global AIDS response
Bern, 14 April 2010. The global economic crisis that has induced cutbacks in the spending of Government and international donors also threatens efforts for ...
MMI global health updates on Twitter
Global health policy and governance, people-centred health systems, health cooperation: The updates by Medicus Mundi International are now followed by ...
A challenge for Switzerland: Achieving health for all in a changing world
Basel, 28 October 2015. "The UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) have changed the frame of reference for development policy worldwide. By applying a ...
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 ...