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Whether you have your own website or not, please send us your news, documents and conference announcements, and we will upload them on ours. A selection of new postings will be distributed monthly to the list of subscribers to our e-newsletter.

 

Our criteria for placement on the IFHHRO website are:

 

  1. Your organisation is involved in health and/or human rights work. 

    2.   The information is about one of the following issues:

 

  • Human rights violations in the health care sector, e.g., discrimination of certain categories of people, refusal of treatment to which one is eligble, unethical conduct of medical personnel
  • Complicity of medical staff in human rights violations, e.g., in prisons
  • Human rights analysis of health policy
  • Shadow reports of NGOs with a health and human rights component
  • Activities of health workers and their organisations to document human rights violations, to investigate, promote or use the Right to Health, to provide information or education on the relationship between health and human rights, etc.
  • Activities of human rights organisations with a health and human rights component
  • Other health and human rights topics.

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Latest News

  • UK: Discriminatory National Health System policies

    protestLast week, thousands of NHS (National Health System) workers and activists marched in the cities of London, Newcastle and Manchester to protest against a health policy that has left migrants too scared to access care.  The government’s so-called ‘hostile environment’ policy has been described as discriminatory and inhumane.

     
  • Ghana: Ban shackling and invest in mental health services

    complicityThe government of Ghana should ensure adequate funding for mental health services in the country, a coalition of Ghanaian and international nongovernmental groups said. This is as a crucial step to eliminating the widespread practice of shackling and other abuses against people with psychosocial disabilities. The coalition includes several mental health and human rights organizations in Ghana, Human Rights Watch, CBM, Disability Rights Advocacy Fund, Anti-Torture Initiative, and the former United Nations Special Rapporteur on Torture Juan Mendez.