MSF at the 69th World Health Assembly

MSF's activities at the sixty-ninth session of the World Health Assembly (WHA), Geneva, Switzerland, 23–28 May 2016.  Please scroll down to see MSF's interventions and briefing documents.

Background Documents

 Technical Consultation on Preventing and Managing Global Stock Outs of Medicines
Agenda item 16.2: Follow-up of the report of the Consultative Expert Working Group on Research and Development: Financing and Coordination
Agenda Item 14.4: Global Action Plan on Antimicrobial Resistance
Provisional agenda item 15.2 (A69/34) – Global Vaccine Action Plan
Briefing on response to health emergencies
Briefing on attacks on hospitals

 

MSF Intervention and Presentation Transcripts

Intervention transcripts will appear in this space after they have been delivered.

Agenda item 14.4 - Global Action Plan on Antimicrobial Resistance

Health emergencies in practice: technical briefing by Dr. Joanne Liu, President, MSF International

Agenda item 16.2 – the Consultative Expert Working Group on Research and Development: Financing and Coordination

 

Side Events

Tuesday 23 May 2016. 17:45 - 19:15 

FTAs and access to meds

MSF speaker: Rohit Malpani, MSF Access Directory of Policy and Advocacy

Hosted by: BRICS Ministers of Health
Room XII, Palais des Nations

 

Wednesday, 25 May 2016. 18:00 - 19:30

Science, state and society: an integrated global initiative to reduce snakebite death and disability.

MSF Speaker: Julien Potet, MSF Access Policy Advisor (NTDs, Vaccines), Gabriel Alcoba, MSF tropical medicine referent.

Hosted by: Costa Rica and HAI
Location TBC

 

Thursday, 26 May 2016. 12:30–14:15

Health emergencies in practice

MSF Speaker: Dr. Joanne Liu, President, MSF International

Location: Room XII

 

Thursday, 26 May 2016. 12:30–14:15

Migration and health

This technical briefing will review the current situation and priorities related to migration and health, review best practices and look at lessons learnt and implications for the future of WHO’s work in relation to migration and health.

MSF will deliver an intervention from the floor

Location: Room XII

 

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