The UN’s High Level Meeting on NCDs in 2011, led to increasing recognition that non-communicable diseases (NCDs) – particularly the four key disease groups of cardio-vascular diseases, chronic respiratory diseases, cancers and diabetes. Read more
As we embrace World Health Assembly resolution it is time to move beyond providing practical scientific information and focusing on academic publications as a key strategies for results dissemination. Read more
At the World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH 2015) held 17-18 February, delivering affordable cancer care as a value challenge to health systems has been one of the key highlights of day two. Read more
We are a regional organisation ensuring that palliative care is widely understood, integrated into health systems at all levels and underpinned by evidence in order to reduce pain and suffering across Africa.