Test and treat Hepatitis C now!
Director-General Chan, in 2010, the Executive Board of the World Health Assembly tasked you with mobilizing political will and adequate resources for an effective response to the global viral hepatitis pandemic.
New hepatitis C virus (HCV) drugs coming out of (...) More
Dear Dr. Chan, On behalf of nearly 3,000 people from 121 countries who have already signed the attached petition, it is our great honor to submit this petition of demands to you in recognition of World Hepatitis Day. The signers of our petition represent people living with and affected by (...) More
On the occasion of World Hepatitis Day (July 28), millions of people living with hepatitis C virus (HCV) and their advocates—Médecins du Monde (MdM), the International Network of People who Use Drugs (INPUD), Treatment Action Group (TAG), the Asia Pacific Network of People Living with HIV/AIDS (...) More
Speech given by Eliot Ross Albers, Executive Director of INPUD at the WHO Global Partners’ Meeting on Hepatitis - Geneva - March 28, 2014
On World Hepatitis Day last year, a group of civil society organisations working primarily on HCV issues launched a campaign called ’MISSING’ to draw attention (...) More
Expected for a long time from NGOs, the first WHO guidelines for screening, care and treatment of persons with hepatitis C infection have just been issued and presented during the 49th International Liver Congress, on April 10, 2014.
These guidelines are intended for policy makers and (...) More