Wednesday, 16 September 2009

Global Health to be a focus for European Commission

The European Commission is working on a Communication covering all aspects of Global Health. It will hold a public consultation on the topic this autumn and plans to adopt the Communication at the start of 2010 to allow the Spanish Presidency of the EU to chair discussions upon it. Three departments of the European Commission will each draft a paper to accompany the overall Communication. The issues addressed being global health equity, global health coherence and global health knowledge.

Source: European Public Health Alliance