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Health Assemblies

The People’s Health Movement (PHM) organises health assemblies at global, national and provincial levels. These health assemblies critically analyse developments and policies that impact on health and healthcare, and provide a space for planning and mobilising around health and the broader social determinants of health (SDH) in order to secure universal and equitable access to health and health care.

For more information about global People’s Health Assemblies (PHA), as well as South African National Health Assemblies (NHA) and Provincial Health Assemblies, please see the articles below.

Let’s Mobilise Towards the 4th People’s Health Assembly!

Forty years after the groundbreaking Alma Ata declaration, the People’s Health Movement (PHM) will return to Bangladesh for the 4th People’s Health Assembly (PHA4). The event will take place on 15-19 November 2018 in Savar (near Dhaka), Bangladesh, 18 years after ...

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National Health Assembly (NHA) 2016

The People’s Movement South Africa, Section27 and Treatment Action Campaign hosted the National Health Assembly on 24-26 June 2016, which was attended by 156 delegates from 31 organisations. The reports and documents of the Assemble are below. The People’s Health ...

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National Health Assembly Reports

The People’s Movement South Africa, Section27 and Treatment Action Campaign, hosted the National Health Assembly, which was attended by 156 delegates from 31 organisations. The reports and documents of the Assemble are below. The People’s Health Manifesto In 2016, the ...

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Invitation: Eastern Cape Provincial Health Summit

Come Join!!!! The People’s Health Movement together with partners will be hosting the Eastern Cape Health Summit. The summit will be a platform where health activists, stakeholders, and professionals will discuss issues related to the Provincial health care services in ...

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RIGHT TO HEALTH AND HEALTH CARE CAMPAIGN

Following some years of coordinating PHM’s Global Right to Health Campaign (RTHC), a Commission was set up in December 2009, tasked with defining the next phase for the global campaign. The Commission was asked to move the campaign from assessment ...

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PEOPLE’S HEALTH ASSEMBLY – 6TH TO 11TH JULY 2012

The Third People’s Health Assembly (PHA-3) will take place at the University of the Western Cape, Cape Town, South Africa, from 6 – July 2012. It will bring together health activists, civil society, academics, communities, health professionals, social networks and ...

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