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Improving women’s and children’s health in Africa; FBOs' response towards attainment of MDG targets
Accra, 21-24 February 2011. The 5th Biennial Africa CHAs Conference was hosted by the Christian Health Association of Ghana (CHAG) in ...
Gender Based Violence: Approaches and challenges at community and advocacy level
Berne, 2 May 2018, MMS/aidsfocus.ch conference 2018. "Gender Based Violence (GBV) is a main issue in international health cooperation. GBV is not only a ...
Two cultures united in Right to Health defense
This is a story about a project which started in 1972 bringing Navarra (Spain) closer to a District Hospital in Nemba (Rwanda) and is still ...
Equitable access to quality healthcare for the most vulnerable: Vision or reality? Ex-post impact study
The core aim of the Swiss Red Cross (SRC) health projects is to enable equitable access to quality health services, particularly for the most ...
Health in development cooperation and human action. Report 2016
The "Health in development cooperation and human action report" made by Medicus Mundi Spain and Médicos del Mundo was published for the first time in ...
New MMI Network member: International Health Policies Network of the ITM Antwerp
The International Health Policies Network (IHP Network) of the Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp (ITM) is glad to join the MMI Network. The ...
I see a strong network of human resources for health advocates...
Doris Mwarey is the Regional Human Resources Specialist with the African Christian Health Associations Platform (ACHAP) . In this role, she supports the ...
10th European Congress on Tropical Medicine and International Health (ECTMIH 2017) - and how the MMI Network has been engaged
Antwerp, 16-20 October 2017, 10th European Congress on Tropical Medicine and International Health. "ECTMIH brings together scientists and experts from ...
aidsfocus.ch: A model thematic community in the health sector
Based on the need of its member organizations to share more intensely experience and knowledge on health-related topics, the Medicus Mundi Switzerland (MMS) ...
Health systems strengthening and conflict transformation in fragile states
Amsterdam, 11 October 2012. Medicus Mundi International Network expert meeting hosted by Cordaid at the Royal Tropical Institute (KIT) Strengthening ...
We won’t end poverty without tackling the structural issues that cause it
Health Poverty Action, June 2017. T here was a sense of deja vu last week when I read the excellent piece by Adam Ramsay exploring why people are losing ...
40 years after Alma-Ata: Primary Health Care in 2018 and beyond, in South and North
Antwerp, 23 October 2018. This year the international public health community celebrates the 40th anniversary of the “Health for All by 2000” ...
Annual Report 2017 of Medicus Mundi Switzerland
The Annual Report 2017 of the Network Medicus Mundi Switzerland is available in German and French .  
Annual Report 2017 of i+solutions
"2017 was a transition year for i+solutions. First of all, a new leadership team took the helm with Serge Heijnen as the new director of Programs and ...
40 years after Alma-Ata: What does the future hold?
Bulletin of Medicus Mundi Switzerland, August 2018. "Can an event which occurred in the last century – more precisely, 40 years ago – still retain the ...
8th Biennial Conference of the Africa Christian Health Associations Platform
Maseru, Lesotho, 27 February - 3 March 2017. For updates, see the Facebook page of the ACHAP secretariat and follow #ACHAP2017 on Facebook and Twitter ...
HW4All online collaboration platform launched
Amsterdam/Basel, 10 March 2014. The project «Health workers for all and all for health workers» that includes several MMI Network members as well as 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 ...
The role of international health cooperation in strengthening or weakening national health policies and systems. MMI workshop at the 4th People's Health Assembly
Dhaka, 15-19 November 2018. The Fourth People’s Health Assembly (PHA4) was hosted by the People's Health Movement (PHM) and Gonoshasthaya Kendra (GK) ...
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 ...
Geneva Health Forum 2016: Sustainable and affordable innovations in healthcare
Geneva, 19-21 April 2016. "The Geneva Health Forum (GHF), a biennial event launched in 2006 and held in the Spring, combines plenary and parallel sessions ...
Training doctors in Africa: "What are Italian students doing down there?"
Since 2005, almost 200 Italian medical students decided to take a step outside of their usual habits and traditional curriculum to go see firsthand ...
Laying the foundations for a healthier world
Health Poverty Action, January 2018. "Wherever we live, we want similar things. To live peaceful lives in a supportive community, have access to health ...
The parallax view of the humanitarian world
ITM IHP, February 2018. "Decent people are outraged about the behavior of aid workers in Haiti some seven years ago. Of course, this is triggered by a ...
Sustainable healthcare interventions: from blueprint to lasting impact
Basel, 21 November 2014. "At the heart of the Novartis Foundation there has always been a conviction that the projects we are involved in should be as ...
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 ...
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 ...
Celebrating 60 years of Doctors with Africa CUAMM in Uganda
On Tuesday 5 th February, 2019, Doctors with Africa CUAMM celebrated 60 years of great service and contribution to the Health sector of Uganda reaching ...
Re-defining our role in global health
Aachen, 21 November 2008 | The workshop organized by MISEREOR and the Medicus Mundi International Network (MMI) brought together some 25 representatives of ...
Working in Fragile Contexts and Building up Resilient Health Systems
Basel, 2 November 2016. "To end preventable child and maternal deaths, create an AIDS-Free Generation, and protect communities against infectious diseases ...