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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 ...
Annual Report 2017 of the Community Working Group on Health, Zimbabwe
"The CWGH will continue strive to be the leader in organizing and championing communities' right to health and equitable health services in the ...
Annual Report 2017 of medico international
The Annual Report 2017 of medico international is available in German language (PDF file). Versions in English, Spanish and French are expected to be ...
In the public interest? The role of international health cooperation in strengthening or weakening national health systems. MMI session at the 4th People's Health Assembly
Dhaka, 15-19 November 2018. The Fourth People’s Health Assembly (PHA4) will be hosted by the People's Health Movement (PHM) and Gonoshasthaya Kendra (GK) ...
Featuring neglected elements of the Alma-Ata Declaration: MMI contributions to the Astana Global Conference on Primary Health Care
Astana, 25-26 October 2018. The world will come together in Astana, Kazakhstan at the Global Conference on Primary Health Care "to renew a commitment to ...
Universal Health Coverage in fragile states
"Many of the debates on healthcare for everyone (universal health coverage) address the needs of middle-income countries and emerging ...
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) ...
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 ...
Health care approach successful in Congo Brazaville
In Congo Brazzaville, Cordaid and Memisa Belgium introduced performance-based financing (PBF) in health care in 2012. They did so at the request of ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
Good governance for global health
Public health is strongly influenced by the effects of globalization, which range from free trade to climate change to population growth. Many of the ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
The State as health duty bearer – challenges and threats. International symposium on health systems
Bilbao, 12-13 February 2018. "medicusmundi bizkaia would like to invite you to our next International Symposium on Health Systems 'The State as ...
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 ...
The MMI Network joins UHC2030
Basel/Geneva, 28 November 2017. "The UHC2030 narrative around strengthening people-centred health systems and promoting universal access to essential ...
Health-y answers to comple#ity: Are we able to move beyond the control panel? MMI Network meeting and conference
Brussels, 27-29 November 2013, Medicus Mundi International Network meeting hosted by Memisa celebrating its 25 years jubilee and linked to the annual ...
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 ...
Community Participation in Public Health: What’s the Added Value in Research and Implementation
Basel, 23 April 2015. "Since the early 1970s, participatory approaches involving community members have been used in the public health sector as a ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
How to...: Reaching sustainability in a rural health centre in Chiapas, Mexico
Everyone who deals with this topic knows it: Ensuring financial sustainability of social services is very hard work. Especially health services ...