How do health cooperatives contribute to improving the welfare in the countries they operate in? What is the impact of co-operatives on the citizens’ health? How many people worldwide have access to healthcare through co-operatives? Continue reading
The International Health Cooperative Organisation members will gather in Malaysia for the General Assembly on 14 November at 14:00 (local time). The meeting, which is also open to attendees not representing member organisations, is part of the programme of International Cooperative Alliance Global Conference to be held in Kuala Lumpur.
The agenda will include the election of the Board members and President, as well the approval of proposed amendments to the organisation’s statutes. Moreover, the gathering will become a great opportunity for health cooperative leaders and businesses to learning, debating and networking.
How do health cooperatives contribute to improving the welfare in the countries they operate in? What is the impact of cooperatives on the citizens’ health? How many people worldwide have access to healthcare through co-operatives? Continue reading
The B20 Health Initiative, a task force made up by healthcare business representatives from the G20 countries, developed over the last months a set of recommendations and specific policy actions to feed the G20 agenda. IHCO representatives participated in several B20 meetings with the aim of gaining the recognition of cooperative business model in B20 recommendations addressed to the G20 governments. Continue reading
On May 5, FAESS President Ricardo López inaugurated the new facilities at the Unisol Salud cooperative medical centre in Argentinian city Dos de Mayo. More than 300 people participated in the event, in which also were Province Deputy Governor Oscar Herrera Ahwad, Minister of Agro and Production José Luis Garay and Cooperar President Ariel Guarco. Continue reading
On March 9, the Board of the International Health Cooperative Organisation met at the headquarters of Unimed do Brasil, in Sao Paulo with the participation of the representatives from Brazil, Argentina, Japan and Spain. Continue reading