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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 ...
Reform process might undermine WHO's constitutional mandate and its core functions. Our statements at the Special Session of the WHO Executive Board on WHO reform, November 2011
The report by the Director General “ WHO Reforms for a healthy future ”, released by the Secretariat of the World Health Organization on 15th October 2011, ...
68th World Health Assembly and related events
Geneva, 17-28 May 2015. The World Health Assembly is the supreme decision-making body for WHO. It generally meets in Geneva in May each year, and is ...
Fit for Catastrophe?
Frankfurt a.M., 5-6 June 2015. "On its 10th anniversary the foundation medico international wanted to have a critical look at the concept of resilience ...
Defend the World Health Organization from corporate takeover
Civil Society Statement calling on delegates to the World Health Assembly to defend the integrity and independence of the World Health Organization. In a ...
Online course: Salute Globale e Equità in Salute
This online course on Global Health and Health Equity (in Italian only) has been developed by the Università degli Studi, Florence, in the framework of the ...
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 ...
Solidarity begins beyond aid
It is good and just to give homeless people shelter for the night, wrote Bertolt Brecht. He added, however, that this will not change the world, or ...
A luta continua! Strengthening or weakening health systems? Workshop at the Annual Assembly of MMI
Geneva, 23 May 2015. "A luta continua" ("the struggle continues") was the rallying cry of the FRELIMO movement during Mozambique’s war for independence. The ...