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International delegates gather to review toolkit

By On 16 Jun 2016 Read 759

The Bruyère Research Institute and the World Health Organization's (WHO) Collaborating Centre for Knowledge Translation and Health Technology Assessment in Health Equity hosted a workshop from June 13 to 15. Participants from all over the world gathered under the United Nations Development Programm...

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KPPU Works with UNDP to Increase Access to Medicine

By EGI ADYATAMA On 25 May 2016 Read 761

TEMPO.CO , Jakarta -The Business Competition Supervisory Commission (KPPU) is cooperating with the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) to create public access to affordable medicine. Both institutions assess that the public is still facing various kinds of regulatory problems when it comes to ...

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Why policy coherence is vital in health service development

By Ashery Mkama On 21 Apr 2016 Read 1209

According to the Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Health, Community Development, Gender, Elderly and Children (MoHCDGEC), Dr Mpoki Ulisubisya, although Tanzania has seen significant improvements in health outcomes, the need for policy coherence in the area of access to and delivery of health t...

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Access to health care key to sustained development

By Dr. Mandeep Dhaliwal On 17 Feb 2016 Read 1463

The current outbreak of the mosquito-borne Zika virus has commanded headlines in recent weeks, reminding us that poverty and health are deeply entwined, with the poor being the worst affected. On Feb. 18-19, Japan hosts a meeting of health experts from seven leading industrial nations. One topic of ...

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New law to regulate medical supply in the African Union

By NEPAD On 15 Feb 2016 Read 2125

Africa has taken a major step in accelerating access to the needed safe, efficacious and quality medicines for the treatment of priority diseases by adopting the African Union Model Law on Medical Product Regulation. The Summit of Heads of State and Government of the African Union that convened in A...

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