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Lecture in Vancouver--Health Care in Post-Earthquake Haiti: An evening with Donna Barry of Partners In Health

Date: 
Tue, 03/08/2011

When: Tuesday, March 22, 7:30 pm

 Where: Downtown Vancouver

Harbour Centre, 515 W. Hastings St. (Waterfront Skytrain) 

Organized by: Haiti Solidarity BC 
Free admission         

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Il Teatro Valle Bene Comune è salutare! Un’esperienza sociale sperimentale di promozione della salute e del benessere di una comunità.

Date: 
Sun, 08/10/2014

Il Teatro Valle Occupato è un corpo utopico collettivo. Lotta per la diffusione del pensiero critico, il reddito di cittadinanza, il diritto alla vita degna e l'accesso ai saperi per tutti.

Author/Source: 
Medici Senza Camice
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War and health

Date: 
Mon, 09/26/2011

When I began thinking about this topic and doing my research, I realized that I should be discussing not only about war and health but, more importantly, on the war against the people’s right and access to health.

 

Author/Source: 
Benjie Oliveros/Bulatlat
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IPHU-Bronx, USA: "Movement Building through Action for Health", 4-12 June 2011

Date: 
Thu, 05/19/2011

International People’s Health University (IPHU) of the People’s Health Movement (PHM) and Social Medicine Journal, PHM-USA Circle, Social Medicine Journal present "Movement Building through Action for Health", a short course for health activists June 4 – 12, 2011 in Bronx, NY, USA for English or Spanish speakers.

Author/Source: 
Lily Walkover
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Register for PHM_USA First National Meeting, July 28-29, 2011

Date: 
Thu, 05/19/2011

The first People’s Health Movement USA National Meeting will be held July 28-29, 2011, at Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles CA, in conjunction with the annual assembly of Doctors for Global Health. We invite those who endorse the People’s Carter for Health to participate in identifying our medium-term goals and developing a plan to reach them. This is an opportunity for you to get more involved with the international movement that has set the people’s agenda for global health for the last 12 years.

Author/Source: 
Lily Walkover
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General Assembly and the Municipal Health Council of Indigenous Peoples

Date: 
Mon, 03/21/2011

With the objective of attaining the full participation of indigenous peoples in the management of local health systems,  on February 24, 2011 the General Assembly and Health Council of Indigenous Peoples was installed in the Health District of San Pedro La Laguna, Solola, Guatemala. This was the first such council to be established in Guatemala.

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Community participation in Japan

Date: 
Mon, 02/21/2011

 

My name is Tetsuro Irohira, a Buddhist monk from Japan.

Oh, got mistaken. I am a physician from Nagano Prefecture, deep in the mountains of Central Japan. Where the Winter Olympics were held thirteen years ago.

 

Author/Source: 
Tetsuro Irohira
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Most Significant Change - Monitoring empowerment for the right to health

Date: 
Mon, 02/07/2011

 

Stories from the DR Congo, Palestine, the Philippines and Latin America 

See also attachment below: 'Most Significant Change - Monitoring empowerment for the right to health'

 

Author/Source: 
Wim De Ceukelaire
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Freedom of the Morong 43 is fruit of the people’s struggle

Date: 
Sun, 12/19/2010

Press release Council for Health and Development - Philippines - 17 December 2010

They braved indefinable forms of human rights violations so that they may live to see the day when they will finally be reunited with their families and people they serve. The Morong 43 are finally free!

Author/Source: 
Carlos Montemayor
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Health Workers visit the Morong 43

Date: 
Thu, 08/19/2010

Last May 2009, intal partners Advocates for Community Health, Council for Health and Development (CHD) and Gabriela conducted a training cum workshop for community health workers (CHWs) to enhance their skills in documenting their herbal medicine practice. Two participants were conspicuously absent during the follow up training on herbal medicine documentation ---medical doctor Merry Mia-Clamor and midwife Teresa “Tere” Quinawayan. 

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Global Health Watch 3 - Call for Case Studies and Testimonies

Date: 
Wed, 04/28/2010

Examining the World’s Health from an Alternative Perspective

The Global Health Watch provides a platform for activists to share experiences and inform each other with practical examples and theoretical analyses to strengthen local, national, regional and global campaigns towards Health for All!

Author/Source: 
Global Health Watch

The arrest of 43 health workers in the Philippines is an attack on the right to health of the poor

Date: 
Tue, 02/09/2010

Third World Relief Fund, a Belgian development NGO, and intal, a solidarity movement with people's movements in the Philippines and other countries, condemns the brazen arrest of 43 doctors and health workers in the Philippines. We consider it an attack on the Council for Health and Development (CHD), our long-time partner organization in the Philippines, and on the right to health of the Philippine people.

Author/Source: 
TWRF - intal
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Health and Human Rights Conference in South LA

The Crisis of Health and Human Rights in South L.A: Leveraging Lessons and Getting Results in South LA and Beyond

As the movement for health and human rights advances, its local, national, and international fronts have an unprecedented opportunity to share lessons and leverage resources towards a common purpose: marked and measurable improvements in the health and well-being of children, adolescents and families. In south Los Angeles and beyond, the challenge for health and human rights advocates is not about whether we work together to seize this opportunity to achieve results, but about how.

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