Global Health and Switzerland

Global Health and Switzerland

The right to health means every human being having the right to be born and grow up, to work and grow old without their health being jeopardized by human-influenced actions or by circumstances that humans can influence. This right has to be implemented and protected by individual nation states, but also by the international community. The Medicus Mundi Switzerland network is therefore dedicated to an active, solidarity-based health policy for Switzerland. (Photo: High Level Meeting, New York, June 2016/ Carine Weiss, Medicus Mundi Switzerland)

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Mar 24, 2017

Zakaria (16 kg) vor dem Hungertod gerettet

Dank Schweizer Hilfe in Somalia

Somalia / Somaliland | Swisso Kalmo

Blick ZÜRICH/MOGADISCHU - "In Afrika sind über eine Million Kinder vom Hungertod bedroht. Besonders schlimm ist die Lage in Somalia, wo zu allem Elend hin Islamisten ...

Mar 22, 2017

Who pays for cooperation in global health?

A comparative analysis of WHO, the World Bank, the Global Fund to Fight HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, and Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance

The Lancet "In this report we assess who pays for cooperation in global health through an analysis of the financial flows of WHO, the World Bank, the Global Fund to Fight ...

Sep 05, 2017 / University of Bern’s UniS Building, Bern, Switzerland

ICRD 2017: Evidence. Engagement. Policies.

Research for Sustainable Development

International conference on research for Development The conference offers a platform for researchers, policymakers, civil society, and others to come together and engage in creative dialogue and concerted ...

Apr 25, 2017 / Bains des Pâquis, 30 Quai du Mont-Blanc, Genève

Vernissage: Photographic Exhibition on World Malaria Day in Geneva

“Be the generation to end malaria”

Swiss Malaria Group (SMG) To mark this year’s World Malaria Day, 25 April, the Swiss Malaria Group will announce the winners of its worldwide #EndMalaria Photo and Video Contest. We ...

Mar 25, 2017 / 14-16 Uhr, Bern, Bundesplatz

KUNDGEBUNG: Für Freiheit, Frieden, Rechtsstaat und Demokratie in der Türkei...

...statt Repression, Krieg und Diktatur!

Turkey | medico international switzerland

medico international schweiz Wir verurteilen die Repression und schleichende Einführung der Diktatur in der Türkei, die Zerstörung des Rechtsstaates und den Krieg in den kurdischen ...

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