AIM publishes press release and recommendations on CETA

cetaHealth insurance funds and health mutuals welcome the announcement of European Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmström on 5 July 2016 of CETA being a mixed agreement. Nevertheless, we regret the provisional implementation of the agreement. We believe that the current exemptions on public services and health services in CETA are not sufficient. Continue reading “AIM publishes press release and recommendations on CETA”

AIM Position on Health Promotion and Disease Prevention

healthpromotionAIM sends out a clear signal today about how important health promotion and disease prevention is. Chair of the AIM Working Group dealing with the topic, Mr Leo Blum says: “More prevention is key to the sustainability of our healthcare systems….  Continue reading “AIM Position on Health Promotion and Disease Prevention”

Mutuals in Europe: Who they are, What they do and why they matter

AIMmutualsineurope, together with AMICE (Association of Mutual Insurers and Insurance Cooperatives in Europe), released a communication document based on a detailed study published by the European Commission entitled: Study on the current situation and prospects of mutuals in Europe. Continue reading “Mutuals in Europe: Who they are, What they do and why they matter”

Actes de la Conférence Abidjan 2016

DSC_1731Mars 2016

Considérant que plus de 90% de la population vivant dans des pays à faible revenu ne bénéficie d’aucun droit à une couverture de santé,

Considérant qu’une couverture maladie appropriée est le prérequis pour tout développement social et économique et que l’accès à des soins de santé de qualité devrait être un droit fondamental,

Considérant que les nouveaux Objectifs du Développement Durable des Nations Unies (2015) identifient la couverture maladie universelle (CMU) comme un levier essentiel pour permettre, à tous, un accès aux soins de santé,

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