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PHM-SA Statement on National Health Insurance (NHI) Bill

Press Statement For Immediate Release Saturday, 23 June 2018 The long-awaited National Health Insurance (NHI) Bill is welcomed by the People’s Health Movement South Africa (PHM-SA) in that it affirms “universal health coverage”, which means a health service that is ...

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Mobilising for Health Equity and a People’s NHI!

A Health Equity public meeting was hosted by the People’s Health Movement South Africa (PHM-SA) on 9 June 2018 at Community House, Salt River, Cape Town. The meeting was attended by about 120 health and human rights activists and community members. ...

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PHM-SA Demands Health Equity for All Now!

Press Statement For Immediate Release Thursday, 7 June 2018 The People’s Health Movement South Africa (PHM-SA) calls on civil society, communities and allies in health struggles to join in mass mobilisation and community action to realise health equity and the ...

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Bavuse! Mobile Mobilisation for Health for All

The People’s Health Movement South Africa (PHM SA) is now using Bavuse! – an exciting new health advocacy and mobilisation tool – to communicate with our members and the public. People can use this tool to organise and mobilise themselves ...

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Towards a People’s National Health Insurance!

On 5 March 2018, the People’s Health Movement South Africa (PHM-SA), Treatment Action Campaign (TAC), SECTION27 and Rural Health Advocacy Project (RHAP) met for a workshop to learn more about National Health Insurance (NHI) financing and to set up a ...

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PHM-SA Strategic Planning 2018

The People’s Health Movement South Africa (PHM-SA) Steering Committee held a Strategic Planning Meeting on 10 February 2018 in Cape Town to plan our activities for 2018. We would like to share a few of the highlights: National Health Insurance (NHI) ...

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SAAPA Seminar on Alcohol Policy in South Africa

The Southern African Alcohol Policy Alliance (SAAPA) hosted a seminar (19-20 February 2018) on the issue of the marketing of liquor in South Africa and other liquor-related policy issues. SAAPA-SA is the South African chapter of the Southern African Alcohol ...

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PHM-SA Annual General Meeting & Human Rights Day Event

The People’s Health Movement South Africa (PHM-SA) will be hosting its Annual General Meeting (AGM) on Human Rights Day, Wednesday, 21 March 2018, in Cape Town. It will be followed by an event on Grassroots Mobilisation in Health Struggles, where ...

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