Active Health: Covnention on ‘Citizenship and Public Health’

Karnataka Janaarogya Chaluvali (KJC) in collaboration with the Masters Program in Public Policy, National Law School of India University along with various progressive movements, sanghatans and community collectivesheld a  one-day state-level convention titled ‘Citizenship and Public Health’ on 26th September 2016 at NSLIU, Nagabhavi, Bangalore.

The Convention saw deliberations on various health care policies to arrive at demands to meaningfully strengthen the public health system, ensure protection of citizens’ health rights and build public pressure to reverse anti-people health care policies.

Take a listen

Akhila Vasan |Objectives of the convention and overview of national and state health care policy

K B Obalesh |Strengthening public health system in Karnataka: Challenges and Opportunities


Teena Xavier |  Health Rights Violations: Gaps in regulation of private health sector

Prof Babu Mathew| Welcome remarks and briefing the Honorable Minister, Department of Health and Family Welfare, Government of Karnataka on the morning session


Premdas Pinto, Center for Health and Social Justice|  Pro people frame work for regulating the private sector


Dr. Kshithik | Government Health program Development and Public Health Rights


Narasimha Murthy speaks | Government Health Program Development and Public Health Rights


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