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FIP takes part in the WHO Executive Board Meeting

Last week during the 2009 World Health Organization Executive Board Meeting FIP took to the stage to make several interventions on behalf of the Federation as well as on behalf of the World Health Professions' Alliance (WHPA), of which it is a Partner.

FIP and its allied partners in health made their voices heard on the topics of Counterfeit Medical Products, Public Health Innovation, Primary Health Care, Social Determinants of Health and Code of Practice in the International Recruitment of Health Personnel. (Download hardcopy PDFs of the Interventions below).

The goal of such action is to reinforce the involvement and awareness of the world's health professionals in steering decisions that affect healthcare and its provision on a global level. It is intended that FIP and its partners in the WHPA will continue to support and actively foster positive advancements in healthcare through its actions with the WHO.

2009 Interventions:

Counterfeit Medical Products
Public Health Innovation
Primary Health Care
Social Determinants of Health

Code of Practice in the International Recruitment of Health Personnel