European Social Forum, Paris, 12-15 November 2003

The European Social Forum to be held in Paris from the 12 to 15 November 2003 has a full programme of debates, seminars and discussions including health and social policy. IAHP is participating actively. Julian Tudor Hart, several friends from FADSP and Alexis Benos are participating in the meetings. Join this important movement and followContinue reading “European Social Forum, Paris, 12-15 November 2003”

European Network for the Defense of Health

link to the European Health Forum Incontro della Rete Europea per la difesa della salute nel contro-vertice organizzato dal Forum sociale Greco a Tessalonica 18-19 giugno 2003 Secondo quanto concordato nella riunione costitutiva della Rete Europea per la difesa della Salute, fatta a Parigi il 22 e 23 marzo, i membri greci della Rete hannoContinue reading “European Network for the Defense of Health”

US Physicians for a National Health Program

Dear PNHP physicians, medical students and far-flung friends, A new bill for single payer will be introduced in Congress on Tuesday, February 4 (press release to follow). We thank all the members of the Physicians Working Group for Single Payer for all their hard work on this project, as well as Rep. John Conyers, aContinue reading “US Physicians for a National Health Program”

II International Forum Advocacy of Peoples’ Health

III World Social Forum: Another world is possible II International Forum for the Advocacy of Peoples’ Health as an Essential Human Need, a Citizenship Right and a Public Good Porto Alegre – RS – Brasil January 20th – 23rd, 2003 Organization: AsociaciĆ³n Latinoamericana de Medicina Social – ALAMES International Peoples’ Health Council – IPHC InternationalContinue reading “II International Forum Advocacy of Peoples’ Health”

Call of the European Social Movements (12-11-2002)

We have come together from the social and citizens movements from all the regions of Europe, East and West, North and South. We have come together through a long process : the demonstrations of Amsterdam, Seattle, Prague, Nice, Genoa, Brusseles, Barcelona, the big mobilisations against the neoliberalism as well as the general strikes for theContinue reading “Call of the European Social Movements (12-11-2002)”

Saluco 11: Los Derechos Humanos de las Mujeres

Saluco A?o 1 Boletin No. 11 Primera quincena, Septiembre 2002. Bolet?n de la Red Cubana de G?nero y Salud Colectiva Ateneo Juan C?sar Garc?a, Sociedad Cubana de Salud P?blica Cap?tulo Cubano de la Red de G?nero y Salud Colectiva de la Asociaci?n Latinoamericana de Medicina Social (ALAMES) Coordinadora: Leticia Artiles l Vicecoordinadoras:Ada Alfonso Celia SarduyContinue reading “Saluco 11: Los Derechos Humanos de las Mujeres”

Saluco 13 A: Genero y politicas publicas

SaluCo A?o 1 No. 13 Primera quincena, Octubre 2002. Bolet?n de la Red Cubana de Genero y Salud Colectiva Ateneo Juan C?sar Garc?a, Sociedad Cubana de Salud P?blica Cap?tulo Cubano de la Red de Genero y Salud Colectiva de la Asociaci?n Latinoamericana de Medicina Social (ALAMES) Coordinadora: Leticia Artiles Vicecoordinadoras: Ada Alfonso, Celia Sarduy GeneroContinue reading “Saluco 13 A: Genero y politicas publicas”

Saluco 10: Violencia contra las mujeres

QRed Cubana de Genero y Salud Colectiva Ateneo Juan C?sar Garc?a, Sociedad Cubana de Salud P?blica Cap?tulo Cubano de la Red de G?nero y Salud Colectiva de la Asociaci?n Latinoamericana de Medicina Social (ALAMES) Coordinadora: Leticia Artiles l Vicecoordinadoras:Ada Alfonso Celia Sarduy SaluCo Boletin 10 (De utilizar la informaci?n citar la fuente) Violencia contra lasContinue reading “Saluco 10: Violencia contra las mujeres”

UPMRC International Voluntary Work Camp in Palestine

UPMRC International Voluntary Work Camp in Palestine During the current Intifada, the Israeli government’s policies have led to devastation and destruction in all areas of Palestinian life. From September 29, 2000- June 12, 2002, 1,588 Palestinians have been killed, and more than 20,000 injured. In conjunction with its excessive use of force against civilians, theContinue reading “UPMRC International Voluntary Work Camp in Palestine”

Defending freedom of health services research

Defending independence and freedom of health services research The work of Prof Allyson Pollock and her team is well known internationally. Her scientifically sound and politically sharp work especially analysing and unmasking the privatisation tactics used by the british government (Private Finance Initiative & Public Private Partnership) produced an unbelievable assault against her by theContinue reading “Defending freedom of health services research”