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[caption id="attachment_5299" align="aligncenter" width="718"] IHF CEO Ronald Lavater and AHF President Dr Amit N. Thakker representing the IHF-AHF Partnership[/caption]   The International Hospital Federation (IHF) and Africa Healthcare Federation (AHF) announced today that they have entered into a partnership to increase the participation of healthcare leaders from...

This year as every year, the 74th World Health Assembly has been a key event in the healthcare world. More than 30 resolutions and decisions were adopted in various areas of public health: decisions on diabetes, disabilities, ending violence against children, eye care, HIV, hepatitis...

[caption id="attachment_5031" align="aligncenter" width="640"] H.E. Dr. Ahmed Mohammed Obaid Al Saidi, Minister of Health of Oman, and Dr. Francisco Balestrin, IHF former President signed the agreement for the Sultanate of Oman Excellence Award for Health Services During Crisis at the 2019 World Hospital Congress in...

 The virtual roundtable, Challenges of a Pandemic: The Implementation of the COVID-19 Vaccine in Portuguese-Speaking Countries successfully concludes with over 100 attendees from 27 countries. Organized by the International Hospital Federation, in partnership with the Portuguese Association for Hospital Development (APDH), the Brazilian Federation of Hospitals (FBH) and the Community of...

World Antimicrobial Awareness Week 18-24 November 2020   World Antimicrobial Awareness Week (WAAW) aims to increase awareness of global antimicrobial resistance (AMR) and to encourage best practices among the general public, health workers and policy makers to avoid the further emergence and spread of drug-resistant infections. The International Society...

The IHF COVID-19 Virtual Forum concludes successfully with attendees from 56 countries [vc_video link='https://youtu.be/2awsoHMcuqs']   The Learning from COVID-19, Transforming Health Services, IHF’s first virtual forum for hospital and healthcare leaders, held online on 4th – 5th November was well-attended by an international delegation from over 56 countries....