AIM has co-signed a joint open letter to Ministers presenting suggestions to the ongoing negotiations on the Audiovisual Media Services Directive (AVMSD): Find the joint letter here.
The AIM General Assembly and Board of Directors meeting will take place in Antwerp from 28 to 30 June 2017. The AIM Secretariat has prepared short paragraphs presenting the event’s key meetings. Note that most events are open to AIM members only. Continue reading “AIM organises its General Assembly in Antwerp!”
Madrid 13 May 2017 – AIM President Christian Zahn met today in Madrid with representatives of the “Organización de Entidades Mutuales de las Américas” (ODEMA) and of the “Union Africaine de la Mutualité” (UAM) including among others Mr Alfredo Sigliano and Mr Daniel Lopez Villalba, president and member of the board of ODEMA respectively and Abdelmoula Abdelmoumni, President of UAM. Continue reading “Mutualists can only benefit from collaboration”
A political scandal is currently taking place in The Netherlands, where the chairman of the conservative-liberal party VVD is being questioned about the sale of a cremation company, which was owned by a social economy enterprise. The sale asks, according to Geert Jan Hamilton, President of AIM in the period 1993-1999, for some very serious integrity questions for the players involved (board and directors), but also for members of boards and managers in the healthcare and health insurance sector. “People who have been assigned functions and power in these sectors should never lose sight of the power given to them in view of the social objectives of the institutions they serve”, says Mr Hamilton. The original article in Zorgvisie (in Dutch) can be found here. An English translation can be found here.
Le Présidium AIM s’est réuni le jeudi 27 avril à Marrakech avec des mutuelles marocaines de soins de santé membres de notre association. Le Présidium a été informé de la situation du système de santé du pays et des développements récents liés au mouvement mutualiste marocain.
La réunion a été accueillie par M. Abdelmajid Touri, président de la Mutuelle des Douanes et organisée dans son entièreté par Mr Abdelaziz Alaoui, vice-president de l’AIM pour la région Afrique et Moyen Orient. Continue reading “The Presidium visits AIM’s Moroccan members in Marrakesh”