Archive of IFHHRO training and networking meetings




  • 27-30 October 2009
    Meeting Health as a Bridge to Peace in the Middle East - Kusadasi, Turkey
    Organisers: IFHHRO, Human Rights Foundation of Turkey, Norwegian and Turkish Medical Associations & World Medical Association    [ Meeting co-organised by IFHHRO ] 

  • 14-18 September 2009
    Global Training of Trainers: Developing Health and Human Rights Training Courses for Health Workers - De Bilt, the Netherlands

  • 23 April 2009
    Seminar Combating sexual violence and HIV/AIDS in South Africa; legal and medical perspectives

  • 31 January 2009
    One-day symposium on the Right to Health - Utrecht, the Netherlands   
    Organisers: IFHHRO, IFMSA (International Federation of Medical Students' Associations) and Urios (Study Association for International and European Law) 




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  • Intellectual property rights and access to medicines

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