Spanish NGO Salud por Derecho launches 'Health is First' campaign

The Spanish global health NGO Salud por Derecho has launched an awareness campaign entitled 'Health is First' ('La salud es lo primero') ahead of general elections to be held April 28, 2019. It is aimed at advocating for Spain to take a leadership role in implementing universal health coverage worldwide, promoting research and development for essential medicines, and fostering the fight against poverty-related diseases. Salud por Derecho has released an open letter to the largest political parties calling, among other measures, for Spain to make a disbursement to the Global Fund to Fight Aids, Tuberculosis and Malaria. 

Press release – Salud por Derecho (in Spanish)

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