Portal: People's Health Movement
Main article: People's Health Movement
The People’s Health Movement (PHM) is the largest network of Health For All activists in the world. It consists of people’s organisations, civil society organisations, NGOs, social activists, health professionals, academics and researchers working to establish health and equitable development as top priorities through universal, comprehensive primary health care and action on the social determinants of health. The network arose from the First People's Health Assembly held in Savar, Bangladesh in December 2000.
Members of the PHM network are united around three main consensus documents at the global level
The Jan Swasthya Abhiyan also has a charter that was the initial consensus document at the national level
Jan Swasthya Abhiyan: People's Health Movement in India
Main article: Jan Swasthya Abhiyan
Jan Swasthya Abhiyan (JSA) is the Indian circle of the People's Health Movement. The network arose from the First National Health Assembly held in Kolkota in December 2000 where 21 major national networks came together to work for Health For All.
The Jan Swasthya Abhiyan is organised into state level circles:
- Janaarogya Andolana - Karnataka (JAAK) - PHM Karnataka
- Makkal Nalavalzhu Iyyakam (MNI) - PHM Tamil Nadu