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Investing in Indonesian HTA champions: HITAP intensifies its efforts

By Sven Engels, HITAP On 14 Feb 2019 Read 18

Cover photo: Prof. Sastroasmoro, Chair of the HTAC, presenting at the symposium Indonesia established the HTA Committee (HTAC) for deciding the benefits package of the JKN , Indonesia’s universal health coverage (UHC) scheme, and since 2014 HITAP has worked closely with the HTAC to support the...

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UNDP and partners launch new initiative for unmet health needs

By Government of Japan, GHIT, ADP On 30 Jan 2019 Read 294

Partners launch new initiative to unite efforts across innovation, access and delivery of health technologies for unmet health needs. BANGKOK, 30 January 2019 – Recognizing the urgency of developing new lifesaving treatments for neglected tropical diseases (NTDs), malaria and tuberculosis and ...

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African nations unite so that critical medicines reach patients in need

By Dr. Mandeep Dhaliwal & Dr. Ibrahim Assane Mayaki On 10 Dec 2018 Read 387

Over the next few days, African governments will take important steps towards ensuring that vital medicines reach patients in need, when the New Partnership for Africa’s Development (NEPAD) Agency hosts the ‘African Medicines Regulatory Harmonization’ (AMRH) Week in Kigali, Rwanda....

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Upcoming meeting of AU Member States in Midrand towards regulatory harmonization of medical products

By ADP On 17 Oct 2018 Read 564

On October 22 nd – 23 rd , over 50 representatives from thirteen African Union (AU) Member States will gather in Midrand, South Africa to discuss the progress in domestication of the AU Model Law for Medical Products Regulation , which is a guiding framework for countries to identify gaps and inco...

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MOH launches revised National Medicines Policy

By Christabel Addo, GNA On 22 Jun 2018 Read 566

Accra, June 22, GNA - The third edition of the Ghana National Medicines Policy (NMP) has been launched as a health sector document to provide guidance and direction on pharmaceuticals and other health technologies. The 2017 NMP, which was launched by Mrs Samira Bawumia, in Accra on Friday, is the th...

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