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[[Image:PHMlogo.gif|thumb|The People's Health Movement logo]]The '''People’s Health Movement''' (PHM) is a growing network 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 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]].  
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[[Image:PHMlogo.gif|thumb|The People's Health Movement logo]]
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''Main article: [[People's Health Movement]]''
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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]].
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The PHM network consists of country and issue based circles. It is coordinated by a global secretariat currently based in [[South Africa]] and headed by [[Bridget Lloyd]].
  
 
==PHM Charters==
 
==PHM Charters==
The PHM network has three main concensus documents at the global level
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Members of the PHM network are united around three main consensus documents at the global level
 
* [[People’s Charter for Health (2000)]]
 
* [[People’s Charter for Health (2000)]]
 
* [[Mumbai Declaration (2004)]]
 
* [[Mumbai Declaration (2004)]]
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The Jan Swasthya Abhiyan also has a charter that was the initial consensus document at the national level
 
The Jan Swasthya Abhiyan also has a charter that was the initial consensus document at the national level
 
* [[Indian People's Health Charter (2000)]]
 
* [[Indian People's Health Charter (2000)]]
 
  
 
==Jan Swasthya Abhiyan: People's Health Movement in India==
 
==Jan Swasthya Abhiyan: People's Health Movement in India==
The '''Jan Swasthya Abhiyan''' 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 21 major national networks are:
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''Main article: [[Jan Swasthya Abhiyan]]''
* [[All India People’s Science Network]]  
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* [[All India Drug Action Network]]
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'''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]].
* [[Asian Community Health Action Network]]
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* [[All India Democratic Women’s Association]]
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* [[Association for India's Development]]
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* [[Bharat Gyan Vigyan Samiti]]
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* [[Breastfeeding Promotion Network of India]]
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* [[Catholic Health Association of India]]
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* [[Centre for Community Health and Social Medicine]]
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* [[Centre for Health Enquiry into Health and Allied Themes]]
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* [[Christian Medical Association of India]]
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* [[Society for Community Health Awareness, Research and Action]]
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* [[Forum for Creche and Child Care Services]]
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* [[Federation of Medical Representative Associations of India]]
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* [[Joint Women’s Programme]]; [[Medico Friends Circle]]
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* [[National Alliance of People’s Movements]]
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* [[National Federation of Indian Women]]
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* [[National Association of Women’s Organizations]]
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* [[Ramakrishna Mission]]
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* [[Voluntary Health Association of India]].
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The Jan Swasthya Abhiyan is organised into state level networks or circles, namely:
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The Jan Swasthya Abhiyan is organised into state level circles:
 
* [[Janaarogya Andolana - Karnataka]] (JAAK) - PHM Karnataka
 
* [[Janaarogya Andolana - Karnataka]] (JAAK) - PHM Karnataka
 
* [[Makkal Nalavalzhu Iyyakam]] (MNI) - PHM Tamil Nadu
 
* [[Makkal Nalavalzhu Iyyakam]] (MNI) - PHM Tamil Nadu
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*[http://www.phmoz.org www.phmoz.org] - PHM Australia
 
*[http://www.phmoz.org www.phmoz.org] - PHM Australia
 
*[http://www.phm.org.nz www.phm.org.nz] - PHM Aotearoa New Zealand
 
*[http://www.phm.org.nz www.phm.org.nz] - PHM Aotearoa New Zealand
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*[http://www.phmsouthafrica.org www.phmsouthafrica.org] - PHM South Africa
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*[http://www.phm-uk.org.uk/ www.phm-uk.org.uk] - PHM United Kingdom
 
*[http://www.phm-usa.org www.phm-usa.org] - PHM USA
 
*[http://www.phm-usa.org www.phm-usa.org] - PHM USA
  

Latest revision as of 04:26, 24 August 2009

The People's Health Movement logo

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.

The PHM network consists of country and issue based circles. It is coordinated by a global secretariat currently based in South Africa and headed by Bridget Lloyd.

[edit] PHM Charters

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

[edit] 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:


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