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MSF at the 68th World Health Assembly

MSF activities at the Sixty-eighth session of the World Health Assembly (WHA), Geneva, Switzerland 18–26 May 2015.  Please scroll down to see MSF's interventions and briefing documents.

MSF side events

De-linkage: From Rhetoric To Reality
Practical steps to implementing innovations & access principles

Wednesday, 20 May 2015, 12:30 - 14:00, UNAIDS BUILDING, 'Kofi Annan' room
Speakers:
Chair: Martin Khor, South Centre
Katy Athersuch, MSF Access Campaign
Jamie Love, KEI
Francis Moussy, WHO
Robert Terry, WHO/TDR
Wouter Deelder, Dalberg
Alexandra Heumber, DNDi  

Responding to Epidemics Through the Lens of Ebola 
Wednesday, 20 May 2015, 18:00 - 19:30, Palais des Nations, Room XVI [Room 16]
Speakers:
Dr Joanne Liu, MSF International President
Prof. David L. Heymann, Chatham House
Dr Bruce Aylward, Assistant Director General WHO
H.E Minister
Dr Abu Bakarr Fofanah, Ministry of Health, Sierra Leone
Chair: Dr. Pam Das, Senior Executive Editor, The Lancet

Other events

Access to new high-priced medicines:
How can our health systems finance them?

Thursday, 21 May 2015, 18:00 - 19:30, Palais des Nations, Room VII [Room 7]
Co-Sponsored by the Governments of Chile and Colombia
in collaboration with WHO
Participants: UNITAID, UICC, MSF, Save The Children

Background Documents

MSF briefing document on agenda item 15-1 on Antimicrobial Resistance
MSF briefing document on agenda item 16-4 on the Global Vaccine Action Plan
MSF & DNDi briefing document on agenda item 17-4 on Follow-up of the Report of the Consultative Expert Working Group on Research and Development: Financing and Coordination

MSF Interventions

MSF intervention on agenda item 16-4 on the Global Vaccine Action Plan
MSF intervention on agenda item 17-4 on Follow-up of the Report of the Consultative Expert Working Group on Research and Development: Financing and Coordination
MSF intervention on agenda item 17-5 on the Global Strategy and Plan of Action on Public Health, Innovation and Intellectual Property

MSF Briefing Documents

Strategies to Secure Access to Generic Hepatitis C Medicines