Category Archives: Health care professionals and health care system

Training for physicians on how to deal with HIV/AIDS patients needed in Yemen

(posted on behalf of Dr Hussun Jezan) Yemen is one of the poorest countries in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region.  Yemen’s population is estimated around 22,492,035, of which 67.3% is under the age of 25 years. The … Continue reading

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Women’s body and biomedical intervention – Conference in Tunisia

Dear All Members, Women’ s day passed almost unnoticeably in Hungary. But in December we had a very fruitful conference in Tunisia on the women’s body and biomedical interventions. Please click on this link to read the Program (in French): Plaquette … Continue reading

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Presentations of the key speakers now available

Dear All Members & Viewers, Kindly find here the power point presentations of the key speakers of the second session  (8 December 2011) of the First Conference of the “Bioethics Network on Women’s Issues in the Arab Region”. Dr. Orio … Continue reading

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Welcome

The Bioethics Network on Women’s Issues in the Arab region is initiated by UNESCO Cairo Office and experts in the region in view of opening a dialogue on ethical issues surrounding women’s health and welfare in the Arab region and … Continue reading

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