Knowledge for Change
Knowledge for Change is a new webinar series aimed at educating patients and patient representatives on relevant topics in the area of viral hepatitis. The first two webinars in this series provided an introduction to access to diagnostics and medicines.
Watch the webinar recordings here
Make the elimination of viral hepatitis our next greatest achievement
On 28 May, 194 Member States made a historic commitment to eliminate viral hepatitis by 2030. At the 69th World Health Assembly, governments unanimously voted to adopt the first ever Global Viral Hepatitis Strategy, signalling the greatest global commitment in viral hepatitis to date. Share this video and support NOhep.org on World Hepatitis Day (28 July 2016) to ensure governments countries honour their commitment to making the elimination of viral hepatitis our next greatest achievement.
SAVE THE DATE World Hepatitis Summit 2017
On 29 – 31 March 2017, the second World Hepatitis Summit will take place at the World Trade Center in São Paulo, Brazil.
Designed to provide a focus for efforts to implement the first ever Global Health Sector Strategy on Viral Hepatitis, the Summit is a joint project between the World Hepatitis Alliance, World Health Organization and Brazilian government.
Launch of World Hepatitis Day 2016 (WHD2016) website, materials and webinar
To kick-start your WHD planning, visit the WHD 2016 website to find out more about this year’s campaign and to download a full set of materials. Watch the WHD 2016 webinar to find out more about how you can get involved on WHD and the launch of NOhep. Don’t forget to add your WHD activity to the Event Map to be part of the global event.
Viral hepatitis is the seventh leading cause of death globally, accounting for 1.4 million deaths per year – more than HIV/AIDS, or TB, or malaria.
The World Hepatitis Alliance provides global leadership and supports action that will halt the viral hepatitis death toll and improve lives. Through advocacy and policy work, building capacity among our members and raising global awareness, we aim to give viral hepatitis the priority it deserves.
hepVoice – monthly magazine from the World Hepatitis Alliance
Catch up on our latest projects, news from members and key developments in the field of hepatitis. Click more to read the latest edition.
We are the global voice for the 400 million people worldwide living with viral hepatitis.
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