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Call for the August Meeting 2017 Activities Fair

Call for the August Meeting 2017 Activities Fair

This is your opportunity to show the rest of the world what your NMO has achieved. The call for applications for the Activities Fair of the upcoming 66th IFMSA General Assembly August Meeting in Arusha, Tanzania, to be held between the 1st and 7th August 2017 is open now! This is an opportunity for you to promote […]

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IFMSA @ Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction

IFMSA @ Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction

The Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction (GPDRR) organized by the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR) took place from 22nd to the 26th of May in the beautiful city of Cancún, Mexico. IFMSA was represented by a delegation composed of Saskia Davi (BVMD Germany), Tore Victor Allerup (IMCC Denmark), Moa Herrgard (IFMSA-Sweden), […]

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Youth Pre-World Health Assembly: HRH Stream

Youth Pre-World Health Assembly: HRH Stream

Health students from around the world had the once in a lifetime opportunity to participate at the this year’s IFMSA PreWHA held from May 17-21, 2017 in Geneva, Switzerland. Human Resources for Health (HRH) was chosen as one of the four streams of this youth-led event. This year’s WHA agenda point was concerning the adoption […]

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IFMSA @ the Informal Forum of International Student Organizations

IFMSA @ the Informal Forum of International Student Organizations

In IFMSA, we always thrive to collaborate with other student organizations, to increase our impact, join our voices and achieve the highest levels of meaningful youth participation. Our collaborations with student organizations have started a long time ago, and every year, we join our efforts together in attending different meetings, working on joint campaigns and […]

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Call for Plenary Team and Financial Committee members

Call for Plenary Team and Financial Committee members

Application Form: https://goo.gl/forms/Z52mEklF9SMfiyHl2 Candidature Form: goo.gl/z079ge Eligibility for CCC and FC: goo.gl/ETyYm0 Application Deadline: 23rd May 2017, 23:59 GMT. — We hereby open the 2nd combined call for the Plenary Team and the Financial Committee and the for the upcoming 66th August Meeting General Assembly 2017 in Arusha, Tanzania. IFMSA prides itself to be the […]

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IFMSA @ The World Summit on Social Accountability

IFMSA @ The World Summit on Social Accountability

We, health care students worldwide, are joining together to address the need for action in the area of assuring the social accountability of our education, faculties, and hospitals. These words from the opening statement of the student declaration of the World Summit on Social Accountability. A socially accountable medical school takes action through its education, […]

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Call for Youth PreWHA Workshop Participants and WHA Delegates

Call for Youth PreWHA Workshop Participants and WHA Delegates

We would like to announce the opening of the call for applications for one of the main global health events of the year, the annual World Health Assembly (WHA) and Youth PreWHA Workshop. The 70th WHA will be held from May 22nd till May 31st, 2017, in Geneva, Switzerland. Attended by delegations from 194 Member […]

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Universal Health Coverage

Universal Health Coverage

Dr. Margaret Chan, the WHO Director-General said: I regard Universal Health Coverage as the single most powerful concept that public health has to offer. It is inclusive. It unifies services and delivers them in a comprehensive and integrated way, based on primary health care. On December 12th 2016, we are celebrating the third Universal Health […]

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MM2017: Call for Rex Crossley Awards

MM2017: Call for Rex Crossley Awards

Are you working on an Activity which you are passionate about? Do you truly believe that your Activity is making a change? Could other NMOs follow your lead? Then you should read the Call for the Rex Crossley Awards Applications below! About the Rex Crossley Award The Rex Crossley Awards (RCA) is an award provided […]

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