National Pharmaceutical Policy Referred to Ministerial Panel
The draft National Pharmaceutical Policy has been referred to a Group of Ministers (GOM) though no timeframe has been set for its finalisation, Lok Sabha was informed Monday.
The policy envisages ways to make available cheaper drugs to people and the public health system as also to promote...
National Pharmaceutical Policy Referred to Ministerial Panel
The draft National Pharmaceutical Policy has been referred to a Group of Ministers (GOM) though no timeframe has been set for// its finalisation, Lok Sabha was informed Monday.
The policy envisages ways to make available cheaper drugs to people and the public health system as also to promote ...
The next health tsunami: Noncommunicable diseases
...g worse. We need a revolution to change the trajectory if we are serious," stated Dr Leslie Ramsammy, Minister of Health, Guyana at this morning's WHO ministerial
breakfast meeting. The World Economic Forum's 2009 Global Risks report supports this with evidence that the incidence of chronic disease is rising acr...
Chronic Pain Sufferers Find Hope in the Darkness
...ertificates will be available upon check-in. The conference has also been endorsed by Providence College and Seminary, South Eastman Health, Steinbach ministerial
Association, and the University of Manitoba, Faculty of Medicine.
Larry Hirst, Chaplain of Bethesda Hospital and one of the conference organizers,...
President of IDF calls for government focus and spending on diabetes and other NCDs
...te action to ameliorate the threat.
Speaking today at the ECOSOC Annual ministerial
Review Regional ministerial
Meeting on NonCommunicable Diseases in Doha, Qatar on May 10-11, Professor ...
Westminster Safety Disagreement Highlights Risk in Schools
... ministers have been told of the
growing magnitude of the need for more and better-co-ordinated R&D on
asbestos-related diseases. Meetings held at ministerial
level in the run up
to Action Mesothelioma Day (February 27) were seen as having built momentum
behind the creation of a national R&D centre for a...
Does Better Health Lead to Better Wealth?
... health, international experts, and
over 500 delegates from the 53 countries (1) of the WHO European Region
will meet in Tallinn - at the WHO European ministerial
Conference on Health
Systems: "Health Systems, Health and Wealth" - to discuss a new paradigm
for health systems. They will examine the existing evide...
Campaign Aims to Cover 1,000 Uninsured Children in One Day
...o the most vulnerable among us, do not have full access to
health care services," said Father Michael Place, Senior Vice President of
Social Mission & ministerial
Development at Resurrection Health Care.
"Our hope is that by working together with others in the community, we
can launch new forms of collaboratio...
European conference addresses increasing demand for EO data
...Future Technologies Department Dr Stephen Briggs introduced ESAs Climate Change Initiative, a new Programme Proposal that will be presented to the ESA ministerial
Council in November 2008.
The objectives of the programme will focus on the delivery of satellite-based Essential Climate Variables to support cli...
New Asia Pacific Statistics Reveal an Alarming Incidence of HIV in MSM
...d increase attention to the
needs of MSM in general and HIV issues in particular. Forums that APCOM has
been, or will be, represented at include ASEAN ministerial
ICAAP-9 and the 2008 International AIDS Conference in Mexico.
By the leveraging of technical assistance, support and mentoring to MSM
Ministerial in Biological News
Remarks Prepared for Delivery By Attorney General Michael B. Mukasey At the Ministerial Press Conference
BERLIN, March 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following statement was
issued today by the U.S. Department of Justice Office of Public Affairs:
Good afternoon. I want to thank Interior Minister Schauble and Justice
Minister Zypries for their hospitality during our visit and for their
ESA satellites focusing on the Arctic
Data collected over the Arctic since 1991 is part of an ESA Initiative on Climate Change that was being presented to ESA Member States at its ministerial
Conference this week. The proposal aims to ensure delivery of appropriate information on climate variables derived from satellites.
Avian flu threat: New approach needed
...lture will formulate a global plan to prepare for, and respond to, the threat of avian flu and other emerging infectious diseases at the International ministerial
Conference on Avian and Pandemic Influenza in Sharm el Sheikh, Egypt (October 24-26). The plan - called the One World, One Health initiative - aims fo...
Arctic ice on the verge of another all-time low
...tion of data collected over the Arctic since 1991 is part of an ESA Initiative on Climate Change that will be proposed to the ESA Member States at its ministerial
Conference in November 2008. The proposal aims to ensure delivery of appropriate information on climate variables derived from satellites.
Screw worm outbreak in Yemen
...e insidious screw worm fly in Yemen, is threatening livelihoods, in a country where rearing livestock is a traditional way of life. In recent weeks, a ministerial
delegation was at the IAEA in Vienna, Austria, to turn to the international community for emergency assistance to fight the deadly pest.
Titanium Group to Attend Regional ICT Meeting in Thailand
...ng Biometric and security solutions
provider announced today that Chairman Dr. Johnny Ng is attending the 7th
APEC (Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation) ministerial
Telecommunication and Information Industry (TELMIN 7) in Bangkok, Thailand,
from Apr 23 - 25. TELMIN 7 is being held in the aim of providin...
Antarctic expedition provides new insights into the role of the Southern Ocean for global climate
...tern. Federal research minister Dr Annette Schavan will use the opportunity to meet representatives of leading research institutions and South African ministerial
colleagues. On February 6, Polarstern will promptly leave again for her next Antarctic expedition which is motivated by the International Polar Year 2...
World-leading journal publishes special issue on UN/GA
... Global environmental governance The search for principles not based on the North-South Divide / Mukul Sanwal
Environment for Europe Sixth ministerial
Conference: Building bridges to the future / Ariana Broggiato
Other International Developments
Environmental tribunals as a mechanism for settling...
Improving science, technology in Africa is aim as G-8, African, UN experts convene in Berlin
...meeting is jointly organized by the G 8 presidency and AMCOST - the African ministerial
Council on Science and Technology. It is hosted by the two German federal m...ment a Consolidated Plan of Action, created under the leadership of African ministerial
Council on Science and Technology for the New Partnership for Africas Devel...
A new milestone in the GMES Space Component Program successfully achieved
...amme approved the transition to Phase-2 of Segment 1 of the GMES Space Component Programme.
Oversubscription of the programme by the ESA Council at ministerial
level in 2005 was confirmed, with oversubscription to phase 2 of 116%, giving a total amount of 500 million. This additional contribution to the progr...
Ministerial in Biological Technology
Inno-Tech Show 2008 will be held in Seoul
technology, chemicals, and metals will participate in the exhibition.
During the exhibition, there will be awards with the Presidential and
Award for product excellence and participants will be
able to view the award-winning products.
In addition, a "Purchasing Consultation" area will be...
42 days until the 2006 Olympics of Biotechnology in Chicago
...nday, (note that some of the BIO events actually start on Saturday, April 8) has an international program running from 10am - 6:30pm, beginning with a ministerial
seminar with key ministers from various countries. There are already 24 country delegations registered, and there will be 3 tracks of country delegati...