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Latest News

The Open Society Foundations’ Public Health Program (PHP) is recruiting a Director, Access to Medicines and Innovation

The Open Society Foundations’ Public Health Program (PHP) is recruiting a Director, Access to Medicines and Innovation, to be based in their New York office. The Director will lead PHP’s access to medicines and innovation work, providing strategic leadership and management of advocacy, grantmaking, and movement building activities. We are looking for a respected authority […]

Today is International Childhood Cancer Day

Today is International Childhood Cancer Day which highlights the need for concerted global actions to address the growing challenge posed by this non-communicable disease. Globally, childhood and adolescent cancer is threatening to overtake infectious diseases, as one of the highest causes of disease-related mortality in children. According to IARC (2015), the reported worldwide incidence of […]

Healthcare professionals in Lesotho trained in children’s palliative care

Under the auspices of the ICPCN and in collaboration with the Lesotho Ministry of Health (MoH) a week-long training of healthcare professionals in the principles of children’s pallaitive care took place in Maseru, the capital of Lesotho, last month. The training which took place from 16 to 20 January 2017 is being funded by the Open […]

ICPCN wins award for excellence in palliative care development

The 2017 Social Care Awards are aimed at giving recognition to individuals, teams and companies responsible for showing excellence in care, compassion and courage in some of the most crucial and challenging industries, including palliative care. In the 2017 Social Care Awards, Global Health & Pharma (GHP) has rewarded service and innovation in the field […]